Archives: June, 2022

Doug Bedell — June 8, 2022, 3:07 pm

New York State Acts on Gun Control Reforms

New York State, ASIS Security Management  reports via an Associated Press story “became the first U.S. state to enact tougher firearms legislation after this spring’s high-profile mass casualty events, including the 24 May Uvalde, Texas, school shooting that killed 21 students and teachers, and the racially motivated attack at a Buffalo, New York, grocery store […]

Doug Bedell — June 6, 2022, 2:08 pm

More on Passwords: Consider Using a Second Factor

Dan Conrad, writing on the IT Security Guru site, advises that, when possible, using a strong password should be accompanied by a second factor, which is known as multifactor authentication. “Multi-factor authentication,” he writes, “is a massively important tool in double-stamping the security of your passwords. However, they are not a silver bullet. Don’t expect […]