Joel Dubin is no longer answering questions for SearchSecurity.com.
Joel Dubin, CISSP, is an independent computer security consultant based in Chicago. He specializes in Web and application security and is the author of the recently released book The Little Black Book of Computer Security available from Amazon. In January 2006, Joel was named a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP).
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Contributions from Joel Dubin, past SearchSecurity.com expert
- Is third-party software the only way to prevent access within a domain group?
- Is there a way to bridge physical and logical security without using smart cards or biometrics?
- Choosing from the top PKI products and vendors
- How do anonymous credentials and selective disclosure certificates affect enterprise IAM?
- How should sensitive customer data be handled?
- What are the pros and cons of using keystroke dynamic-based authentication systems?
- What mistakes are made when implementing enterprise IAM systems?
- What risks are associated with biometric data, and how can they be avoided?
- Are one-time password tokens susceptible to man-in-the-middle attacks?
- What are the PCI DSS compliance benefits of tokenization?
- Is it safe to use remote access tools to grant system access?
- What are the risks of turning off pre-boot authentication?
- What are the best security practices for securing sensitive data on PDAs?
- What are the potential risks of giving remote access to a third-party service provider?
- Should void user IDs be preserved in an audit history?
- Is there any policy or regulation to help protect biometric data?
- What challenges arise when designing a logging mechanism for peer-to-peer networks?
- Is the use of digital certificates with passwords considered two-factor authentication?
- How to test an enterprise single sign-on login
- Creating a personal digital certificate