Cyberspace and Cybersecurity Archives - Ian Carnaghan

Government Cybersecurity Initiative for a Universal Internet ID

The U.S. Commerce Department has been handed the authority from the Whitehouse to create an Internet ID for Americans...

Jan 10 · 1 min read >

Malicious Code Intrusion

The last decade has seen a noticeable shift of commercial application development from in-house computer software to the web...

Feb 13 · 12 min read >

Security of Information Systems Infrastructure of an International Airport

As information systems in airports continue to grow in both size and complexity, so too do the risks associated...

Apr 1 · 9 min read >
Information Systems Infrastructure

What exactly is Cyberspace and Cybersecurity?

There has been a lot of buzz around the web in recent years regarding information assurance and cybersecurity especially...

Feb 28 · 1 min read >

Security Concerns with Outsourcing IT Services

Outsourcing has become very common in recent years, especially in the field of Information Technology. So that companies can...

Mar 2 · 1 min read >

Password Cracking – An Exercise Using Cain and Abel to Crack User Passwords

The objective of this exercise was to use the various password cracking tools available in the Cain and Abel...

Feb 25 · 6 min read >
Password Cracking

Baseline Security Analyzer – Testing a Standard Installation of Windows Web Server 2008 R2

The objective of this exercise was to use Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) to identify improper configurations and missing...

Mar 26 · 6 min read >
Baseline Security Analyzer