Stories by CJ Kelly

You can never be too secure

When I think about our security strategy, I have to ask myself if we've done enough. Have we covered all the bases? If we haven't, do we have a work-around or some other risk-mitigation plan in place?

To manage the smart guys, set them free

I have two vacancies in the information security department, and I've been hunting for good candidates for what seems like months and coming up empty. But my search got me thinking about how I manage the people I have. I don't want to lose any of them.

Rising to a higher standard isn't easy

Some employees are held to a higher standard of behaviour than most. Anyone in a position with broad powers or influence falls into this group, including accountants, managers, systems administrators -- and information security professionals.