Category Archives: InfoSec

Review of the “Cloud Guidelines – A guide to secure cloud banking” of the SBA

Recently, the SwissBankingAssociation (SBA) released a whitepaper called “Cloud Guidelines – A guide to secure cloud banking”. The document can be downloaded in German, English and French here – English PDF directly here.

Within this blog posting, I intend to quickly review the whitepaper from a technical security perspective and discuss some the statements provided by the authors. (Disclaimer: Screenshots below have been extracted from the SBA PDF)

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Keeping Up with Change – Information Handling in the Infosec World

The information security (infosec) sector is a high-speed sector – the pace with which new information is coming up on an almost daily basis is tremendous. Therefore, staying up to date with new information represents a constant challenge to people working in that area.

Within this post, I want to quickly introduce the way I’m trying to handle and process new information in the infosec area. I will also introduce quickly the tools I use in order to support me with this effort.

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