AUTHOR

Nathan Sweaney

Stories by Nathan


Asset Discovery

The first step in securing any organization is to understand what you have.  Unless you have a strong understanding of the systems and services on...

Compliance is not Security

Many folks get confused about the difference between security and compliance. Many, especially those less technically inclined, assume that...

Checking Under the Bed

I’ve got four kids and part of their chores involve cleaning up their bedrooms. Inevitably, their understanding of “clean enough” never quite matches...

Protecting your Kids from Online Threats

“The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.” — Denis Waitley As information...

Whose Code Are You Running?

One of my favorite ways to eat Oreo cookies is to twist the two halves apart, carefully set the filling aside, eat both chocolate halves, and then...

Introduction to Metasploit Video

The Metasploit Framework is a key resource for security assessors. Whether you’re goal is to become a commercial penetration tester, to demonstrate...