Think before you drink…

From PONEMON 2014 SURVEY of 1083 IT and IT Security personnel in US and EMEA countries

-An average of 35 percent of all cyber attacks are undetected.

-Eighty-six percent of respondents say detection of a cyber attack takes too long and 85 percent say there is little or no prioritization of incidents.

-Forty percent of respondents say their security products do not support the import of threat intelligence from other sources.

-Fifty-five percent of respondents do not believe their security team has sufficient skills to investigate and remediate a security incident.

-Thirty-eight percent of respondents say it could take a year to know the root cause of a cyber attack and 41 percent of respondents say their organizations will never know with certainty the root cause.

-Eighty-six percent of respondents rate the investigation of mobile devices as difficult.

-Fifty-nine percent of respondents say they are not able to conduct investigation on mobile devices in response to e-discovery requests or they are unsure. In the case of being able to locate sensitive data on mobile devices, 54 percent say they are not able to or are unsure.

You’re a mean one Mr Grinch.

Sea smoke means it’s cold.

The view down into the front field this cold snowy morning.

Hangin out with ZZ Top.