The Attributer’s Blog – Digitally Architected

In the world of digital transformation, things are moving quickly. The concept of zero trust has matured significantly. Now we can see a much more holistic approach, often referred to as the ‘software defined perimeter’. One of the key features is the use of secure APIs for machine-to-machine communications.  Many web applications are now bundles of microservices rather than a […]

The Attributer’s Blog – Shellshocked

This time we shall look at an undesirable SABSA Attribute, the name of which is, of course, a piece of irony, a way to draw attention to an extensive systemic problem by looking at a recently discovered example of a software bug, nicknamed ‘Shellshock’. For those who might have missed the news on this, the nickname applies to a vulnerability […]

The Attributer’s Blog – Future Ready

In this issue we take another Business Attribute from the SABSA Business Attributes Taxonomy, looking this time towards the future. What kind of security architecture shall we need to align with new and upcoming business models as they evolve? How shall we be ready for the future? In the previous issue we pointed to the emergence of ‘everything as a […]