Here you will find tools, ideas, and resources related to risk management, business continuity,
disaster recovery, and security.
These are challenging times: I hope you will find the tools and articles here both
of interest and of practical use.
Michael Z Bell
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Just Don't Open Attachments
Recently a report was issued on a ransomware attack on Ireland's Health Service Executive. It started with a phishing attack using an email attachment. The Register's comment section was full of "helpful" advice that really annoyed me.