The Institute has released a new stream of publications for members, entitled SABSA at Work. These publications will take the form of case-studies submitted by members of the SABSA community, supplemented with practical publications authored by the Institute. The first instalment is now available for download by members and is titled: Cyber Security – How can SABSA Help your Business? […]
The Matt Whelan Founders’ award is given annually for the best SABSA Practitioner Examination Answer or Masters Thesis. Presented at the COSAC Security Conference in Ireland, the winner for 2018 is Mr. Robert Laurie, from Perth, Australia. Robert is pictured below receiving the award from Institute CEO David Lynas & Chief Architect John Sherwood.
“Trust but verify” – Russian proverb. Earlier this year The Attributer published an article entitled ‘Fake Protected’. This new article revisits the same topic but from a different perspective. We are living in a time of increasing outbreaks of ‘fake news’ in particular, and ‘fake information’ in general. How do we establish the provenance of data and the information that […]
The 10th Annual SABSA World Congress runs 30th September – 4th October 2018, hosted by the COSAC Security Conference in Kildare, Ireland. The Congress features a full SABSA Stream with sessions, workshops and case studies delivered by SABSA Practitioners from multiple continents. The event is also a chance to meet the original SABSA authors. A limited number of registrations packages […]
A SABSA World Event had been announced for Brussels on 12th September 2018. Registration is free of charge with advance registration requested. Please visit the event page to register. Agenda: 18:45 – 19:00: Registration & Refreshments 19:00 – 19:15: Welcome & SABSA World Introduction 19:15 – 20:00: Data Centric Security – Matthew Dickie, Enterprise Security Architect & CEO, GlenTech Consulting 20:00 – 20:45: Addressing the […]
SABSA Institute CEO David Lynas will be running two SABSA Masterclasses for the ISACA Ireland Chapter in September. The events will take place on Tuesday 18th September in Belfast and Thursday 20th September in Dublin. The theme for these events is the SABSA concept of Trust – Trust is like Deodorant: Those who need it the most never use it, […]
The next SABSA World Event in London will take place on the evening of 5th September 2018. Registration is free of charge with advance registration requested. Please visit the event page to register. Agenda: 18:30 – 19:00: Registration & Refreshments 19:00 – 19:15: Welcome & SABSA World Introduction 19:15 – 20:15: Trust is like Deodorant (Those who need it the most never use […]
The Short History of SABSA had reached the year 2005 in my last blog. Now it’s time to finish the story and bring it up to date. I first need to retrace my steps back to 2003 for a moment. David Lynas and I had been working for QinetiQ from 2001 to 2002. It was a short spell of full […]