Author Archive | Mark Brooks

IT Security Blog. Mitigating Risks. Enabling Business Strategies. W. Mark Brooks

If you’re responsible for protecting your company’s Intellectual Property or Trade Secrets from Cyberattacks, you can improve your Information Security Program by understanding some of the key Strategic givens I’ve found at my Fortune 500 clients on Nation-State Adversaries. I assist companies and organizations that are dealing with known compromises or companies that suspect they […]

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How to Supercharge Your Content Marketing Strategy with RSS

Content Marketing is one of those ever-changing fields of study that is constantly evolving with the demands of the masses. Historically speaking, the very first form of mass content dispersal was made possible with the printing press. Large, human operated mechanical machines printed the very first ‘copy’. Today, reaching out to a nation is reduced […]

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How Does Our Site Load This Fast?

Have you noticed how fast this site loads? Here’s a speed test I just ran: Go ahead and test it out, here are a few site speed testing services you can try: Pingdom Tools GTMetrix WebPageTest So what’s the secret sauce? Well it’s none other than SiteGround’s GoGeek hosting package. If you’ve been involved in […]

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Introducing the free Feed Creator Service

The Feed Creator is a tool that you can use to create RSS feeds from webpages that do not provide their own feed. Couple this with WP RSS Aggregator and you will be able to import content from virtually any page on the web! Best of all it’s easy to use! All you need is […]

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RSS and Duplicate Content – What You Need to Know

Really Simple Syndication, or as we call it – RSS, is one of the easiest methods of distributing and curating tons of content, across the Internet. From the reader’s perspective it’s a matter of adding the feed URL to the RSS reader and that’s it. For the publisher who’s using a Content Management System (CMS) […]

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RSS is Not Dead – Why RSS is Here to Stay

RSS as we all know is one of the oldest and most powerful weapons of mass content distribution for publishers and mass content consumption for readers. Launched back in 1999, RSS has seen a tremendous rise in the past decade. Since the dawn of social media and the boom of email marketing, RSS has been […]

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EMC World 2013 – Securing Your Data

Are you heading out to in Las Vegas?  Each year I see a greater emphasis on security and this year is no different!  Check out the sessions on security.  I’ll be in a number of these, just shoot me a messsage on Twitter if you would like to connect. Visibility & Security for the Virtualized […]

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7 Strategic Givens for CISOs on Foreign State Threats to IP/Trade Secrets

If you’re responsible for protecting your company’s Intellectual Property or Trade Secrets from Cyberattacks, you can improve your by understanding some of the key Strategic givens I’ve found at my Fortune 500 clients on Nation-State Adversaries. I assist companies and organizations that are dealing with known compromises or companies that suspect they have been compromised.  […]

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