Steve Ragan

Steve Ragan

Stories by Steve Ragan

Analysts reactions to Symantec split

Last week, Symantec said that it would separate into two business units; one that focuses entirely on security, while the other sticks to information management.Symantec's announcement follows...

Are IT units going the way of the dinosaur?

Recently I posted a question to Twitter and one reader offered an interesting rant on the topic, one that I felt was worth sharing.The question was simple: What's a dumb practice in IT that needs...

Making incident response works for you

IT professionals, security experts, and researchers have traveled to Sin City this week, in order to attend the annual Black Hat security conference. While many of the presentations and demos at...

Get ready for post-holiday BYOD problems

Christmas is fast approaching. Now, and after the office is back to normal after the first of the year, employees are going to return with several shiny new gadgets, along with the expectation...

Developing business-driven IOCs

Network administrators or those charged with network defense, have what seems to be an impossible task. They have to defend the network or critical resource one-hundred percent of the time,...