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Three Security Considerations for IPv6 Launch Day – June 6th, 2012

May 22, 2012 — by Carl Herberger4

A quick overview – – What is IPv6 Launch Day and why should I care?

In case you haven’t been glued to the Internet Society (ISOC) website, there soon will be some rather large changes to the Internet as the much anticipated World IPv6 Launch day arrives on June 6. I see this as much more hype than operationally a change.

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Security? Defense, Offense, Both?

August 2, 2011 — by Carl Herberger0

Boy the world has gotten complicated to defend hasn’t it? The old adage, “information security is very basic” turns out not to be true after all! As a youthful entrant into this industry I can remember my CISSP instructors telling me that “at the end of the day all you are doing is protecting the Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability of the enterprise you support”, how hard can that be after all? Wow, if it were only that simple!