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Charles Herring
Works at Lancope
Lives in Elmhurst, IL
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Russian service provides the hacked credentials from remote desktop servers across the globe and inside Fortune 500 networks.
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A summary of my series,Network Security School of Ft. Knox, and information on the upcoming webinar.
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Part 5 of 6 in my network security series.
One thing we can learn from reading police blotters is that not all attackers are the same. Let’s take a look at the various characteristics of would-be robbers of Fort Knox, and how they compare to t...
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My newest blog entry on handling network security by improving data visibility.
Fort Knox is located in a remote section of Kentucky and receives very few visitors. Unfortunately, the reality for modern networks is not quite the same. For most networks, the volume of data that ne...
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Let me know if you have a topic you'd like me to cover...
I'm looking for your feedback on what topics I should write about. Leave a comment and I'll look into it.
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My newest blog on how long zero day exploits are going undetected.
http://www.lancope.com/blog/zero-day-threats/
We would like to think that vulnerabilities do not remain zero-day for long, particularly if they are in the hands of attackers. Unfortunately, a recent report from Symantec Research Labs indicates th...
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In the history of security breaches, a common thread is often inadequate procedures. In any security evolution, having appropriate procedures often means the difference between success and failure.
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My pointers on keeping a Windows Laptop from getting infected (and I actually do these things.)
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Part 3 of my network security 101 blog series for Lancope.It describes what hackers do once they own a computer.
In Part 2 of this series, we evaluated the different attack detection methods that can be used in foiling attacks. In this installment, I’d like to turn our focus to the payloads that can be delivered...
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My newest blog entry on some steps that can be taken to make website safer for visitors and harder for hackers to break into.
http://f15hb0wn.com/blog/securing-websites
Some steps that can be taken to make your web site a tougher target for hackers to exploit and use against your visitors.
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My new blog series on the lessons that can be learned from physical security when working on network security. This is part one of six.
Many parallels can be drawn between the physical security at Fort Knox and network security best practices. Over the next several weeks, I will be discussing each of these parallels through a series o...
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Solution Developer, Network Security Professional and Team Builder
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  • Lancope
    Sr. Systems Engineer, 2012 - present
  • Herring Consulting
    President, 2005 - 2012
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Elmhurst, IL
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