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Douglas Bonderud

Freelance Writer

A freelance writer for three years, Doug Bonderud is a Western Canadian with expertise in the fields of technology and innovation. In addition to working for the IBM Midsize Insider, The Content Standard and Proteomics programs for Skyword, Doug also writes for companies like Ephricon Web Marketing and sites such as MSDynamicsWorld. Clients are impressed with not only his command of language but the minimal need for editing necessary in his pieces. His ability to create readable, relatable articles from diverse Web content is second to none. He has also written a weekly column for TORWars, a videogaming website; posts about invention and design for InventorSpot.com and general knowledge articles for WiseGeek. From 2010-2012, Doug did copywriting for eCopywriters.com. Doug is currently a municipal police officer, on track to become a fantasy/sci-fi author.

Written By Douglas Bonderud

HTTPS in the TLD? Google’s HSTS Goes Live

With the introduction of Google's HTTPS Strict Transport Security (HSTS) preload program, TLDs owned by the search giant will now enforce HTTPS by default.

Piecemeal Protection? Automatic Apple Firmware Updates Incomplete

Incomplete updates to Apple firmware are putting users at risk of total device compromise, according to new security data.

National Cyber Security Awareness Month: The 2017 Outlook

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, a combined effort of private industries and public agencies to promote security best practices.

Getting an Earful: Convincing Employees to Care About Network Security

When scare tactics and strict security policies fall on deaf ears, CISOs must find more productive ways to educate employees about network security risks.

Data Scientist Jobs Top Glassdoor List

Data scientist jobs have topped Glassdoor's list for the second year in a row. How do IT professionals get their foot in the door?

Billion-Dollar Security Breach? Unpacking the SEC Compromise

A security breach at the SEC could have serious repercussions, including billions of dollars worth of insider trading.

Report: Employees Outpace Fraudsters as Source of Cybersecurity Threats

According to a recent survey, trusted employees, not cybercriminals, are responsible for the majority of cybersecurity threats affecting SMBs.

The Telltale Text File: Security Researcher Proposes Standardization for Reporting Vulnerabilities

Security researcher Ed Foudil proposed adding a security.txt to every website to standardize the process of reporting vulnerabilities.

National IT Professionals Day: Recognizing the Saintly Patience of IT Workers

CISOs should take a moment to recognize the hard work, patience and resilience of their staffers on National IT Professionals Day.

Green Security Technology: The New Corporate Color?

Companies all over the world are going green, but due to budgetary limitations and industry customs, many have yet to adopt green security technology.