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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

System Shock: Energy Sector Tops ICS Security Vulnerabilities List

Industrial control system (ICS) security vulnerabilities are becoming high-priority targets for cybercriminals and, according to recent data, the energy industry tops the list.

The IoT and Cybersecurity: Governments Step Up as Industries Struggle

IoT and cybersecurity issues are causing problems for companies even as they look to leverage smart device data. Can industries catch up, or is government regulation the next step?

Security Intelligence Briefing: Rise of the Triple Threat

A new security intelligence report revealed that attackers are combining botnets, ransomware and phishing campaigns to create a triple threat that's hard to defeat and even harder to dislodge.

The New State of Cybersecurity: Bursts, Worms and Mobile Threats

Cisco's "2018 Annual Cybersecurity Report" found that burst attacks, cryptoworms and mobile threats are among security professionals' top concerns in 2018.

Industrial IoT Security: New Report Outlines Best Practices for Better Endpoint Protection

A recent report from the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) provided endpoint protection advice to help organizations bolster industrial IoT security.

Cyberthreat Defense Report: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

CyberEdge's new cyberthreat defense report revealed that the volume of overall breaches is in decline even as cloud-based threats and the IT skills gap put pressure on security teams.

Girl Scout Badges Aim to Reduce the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

In an effort to reduce the cybersecurity skills gap, the Girl Scouts are offering an 18-badge program to help young women discover STEM interest and opportunities.

Digging Deep: New Crypto-Mining Scams Silently Steal Millions

Crypto-mining scams are on the rise as attackers see the value in virtual currency and discover ways to operate undetected on corporate networks.

The Momentum Mandate: Is Cybersecurity Strategy Standing Still?

According to recent research, many companies fail to adapt their cybersecurity strategy to the shifting cybercrime landscape, even in the wake of a major data breach.

More Spend, Less Safety? Rising DDoS Protection Cost Hurts SMBs, Enterprises Alike

The average DDoS protection cost is on the rise for both SMBs and enterprises, even as security lags behind. Is this the new reality in a digital-first world?