In the digital landscape, maintaining a secure and reliable online presence is paramount. Two key components that play a vital role in achieving this are DNS (Domain Name System) and certificate management. Understanding how these elements work is crucial for safeguarding the safety and integrity of your online activities. While they operate independently, they also intertwine as essential security gateways into your domain. In this article, we will explore the intricate relationship between DNS and certificate management, shedding light on their individual significance and their collaborative role in fortifying your online presence. By gaining a comprehensive understanding of these components, you’ll be better equipped to establish a robust and resilient digital foundation. Let’s delve into the world of DNS and certificate management and unlock the secrets to a secure online journey.Continue reading Securing Your Online Presence: Unraveling the Relationship Between DNS and Certificate Management
Working in the IT industry, many of my friends and family approach me when it comes to anything “computer” related, due to them having very little knowledge about IT in general with one of the most mysterious topics for them being the Cloud.
They often hear terms like, “it is in the cloud“, or they own devices like an iPhones and find themselves receiving messages that their “cloud storage is almost full“.
In reality this can be confusing when they don’t really know what that means or what they should do.
This post is to help people understand the Cloud, clarifying certain terminology and hopefully take away the mystery that surrounds the Cloud.Continue reading Embracing the Cloud: Understanding the Fundamentals of Cloud Technology
Today we operate in a environment where cyber security attacks, damages, ransom and other scary activities occur often and can absolutely cripple a business of all sizes from start-up to enterprise.
No matter your background into cloud computing, I think this certification is a MUST in the AWS certifications, it is not one of the easiest of the AWS certifications, however it will give you a good foundation and security focus when making use of the services AWS has to offer as well as design for cost-effective and fault-tolerant solutions.Continue reading How I passed my AWS Certified Security (Speciality) Exam
Data protection is critical within any business and data has a lot of value. Loss of data can be detrimental to both the business holding the data and the individual who’s data has been compromised resulting in drastic consequences. Loss of data is a breach of both privacy and security and with data storage being so cheap, it has expanded massively in volume. While data breaches of sensitive data have been occurring for a long time, they have been becoming more frequent.Continue reading Why I don’t think Googles Data Loss Prevention API is ready for use with images
WebSockets with custom message security is not a topic that appears widely online, let alone example on how to make it happen, therefore I decided to present on web sockets and in particular allowing custom security on the socket level.Continue reading WebSockets Security with Spring and Spring Security