The ISO 31000:2009 is a standard published on the 13th of November 2009, and provides a standard on the implementation of risk management which provides principles, framework and a process for managing risk. It can be used by any organization regardless of its size, activity or sector. Using ISO 31000 can help organizations increase the likelihood of achieving objectives, improve the identification of opportunities and threats and effectively allocate and use resources for risk treatment. ISO 31000 family is expected to include: * ISO 31000:2009 – Principles and Guidelines on Implementation * ISO/IEC 31010:2009 – Risk Management – Risk  Assessment Techniques * ISO Guide 73:2009 – Risk ManagementRead More →

Companies increasingly have more presence on the Internet, this being actively or by the action of users and customers in opinion forums, blogs, etc. As a result, increasingly monitoring the assessment that the public (Internet) makes our business or organization on the Internet is becoming more important. Becoming increasingly critical to have the proper management of corporate reputation online. Digital identity and corporate reputation online today are very important aspects that companies should not be neglected, because of not having proper management of it, is exposing the organization to risks related to privacy and security that can affect the image of the company in theRead More →

In this post I will briefly introduce aspects of conducting a BIA (Business Impact Analysis), first a definition of what we mean by BIA: A BIA is a process of analyzing business functions and the effect that a break in the business could in such functions. The organization shall determine and document the impact of a break in activities that support key products and services. In a BIA criticism for achieving organizational areas and the potential magnitude of the operational and financial impacts are identified. Each activity that supports a key product or service, the organization must: a) Evaluate the impacts that would occur withRead More →

Whatsapp Sniffer: An example application that exploits security vulnerabilities Whatsapp Yes, WhatsApp, the famous messaging program that the vast majority of us use. The same program that lets you send free messages, photos, video and even our GPS location also has its dark side. Already been reported at different times and by different means WhatsApp is one of the most secure applications as it has many security holes and does not encrypt your data. This has led to different applications. I will mention one. WhatsApp Sniffer: As mentioned before, WhatsApp sends all our messages in plaintext, unencrypted. As anyone in the same WiFi can easily get theRead More →

In 2012 were created 73,000 new viruses every day. Do you think the Antivirus factories will be able to follow that spped (even working together on this task) ? I open the debate … Source: More →