Nick Barron

Most Recent Articles by Nick Barron

Fun in the sun at April's infosec events

We are always spoilt in April with not only Infosec, but 44Cafe and BSides London too - and this year was another corker.

Don't judge potential and existing employees through automated analysis

Neither automated analysis, nor the manual reading of Twitter posts, is a useful practice for HR to engage in.

Dual-use technology isn't all bad

We shouldn't let the potential misuse of a product in the wrong hands blind us to its benefits in the right ones.

BMWs: Gone in 60 keystrokes

The vulnerability of BMWs to 'no key' theft is a case study in what happens if the lessons of IT security are ignored.

44Con: bigger, better, uncut

This year's 44Con did the industry proud, from the new attack on Enigma to the caffeine-infused BlackBerry Lounge.