Understanding attacker resources

When classifying and identifying an attacker, we need to consider their motivations, as well as what resources they need or have to make a successful attack.  Let me share an example: Several years ago Sony was hacked by a North Korean group, the Guardians of Peace, because Sony was going to release a movie (the…

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How to Run an Apache PHP Docker Container

Create an Apache PHP Container and Mount the Volume by Andrew Nieuwsma – 2018-06-06 – Generated with ReText Dependencies: Docker Containers: (Obviously) php-apache image – http://dockerfile.readthedocs.io/en/latest/content/DockerImages/dockerfiles/php-apache.html busybox – used to copy files from local system to container – https://hub.docker.com/_/busybox/ ubuntu (optional, used to verify the code) – https://hub.docker.com/_/ubuntu/ To Install Dependencies: $ docker pull webdevops/php-apache $ docker pull…

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Our Joyful Struggle

Hello my name is Andrew Nieuwsma and it is my privilege to speak to you tonight.  We are gathered here because we are now proud alumni of the MSSE program. We have run our race with endurance, we have fulfilled our joyful struggle.  When Mike asked me to speak at “commencement” I thought he meant…

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Going dark…

Well, the time has come. I need to live up to my internal obligation.  I’m going dark.  I’m leaving the ‘community’. Goodbye Facebook! I think I might miss you, but probably not. I decided this spring it was time to quit Facebook.  I’ve been thinking about it for many months on and off again, and…

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the tools we use

As a designer, a maker, a creator – I have an interesting relationship with my tools.  Certainly I can make, I can design, I can create without tools, or without good tools, but having a great tool makes the experience that much better. What makes a great tool? When I can use it, without impediment,…

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Looking forward

What do you look forward to? Looking forward is a matter of perspective.  Can you see the destination? Do you know where you are headed? I often take the light-rail, its really convenient.  When I hop on, I know my destination, I don’t need to see what the conductor sees, I just enjoy the ride….

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