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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

Want a Better Windows Encrypt? Take a Pass on TrueCrypt

Looking for the best way to encrypt Windows drives? Take a pass on open-source TrueCrypt, which was recently found to have critical flaws.

Green Energy: Do Renewable Resources Demand New Cybersecurity Best Practices?

The green energy sector faces major cybersecurity threats, and security teams that develop new best practices for the industry are poised for success.

New IoT Security Foundation Looks for Confidence in Collaboration

IoT security is getting a boost thanks to a new nonprofit organization focused on "promoting excellence" in this emerging field.

Building a Bug Bounty? Start Here

Many companies are now considering their own bug bounty program, and HackerOne has designed a free assessment tool to get the ball rolling.

Data Breach Syndrome: Poor Prognosis for Health Care?

Health care companies are high-priority targets for cybercriminals. Is there some way for health agencies to combat this data breach syndrome?

Heads Up: Bitcoin One Step Closer to Legitimate Currency

A new designation has moved bitcoin closer to being widely considered as a legitimate currency, but it also brings new regulations for users.

Tweets and Turns: HTTPS Goes Live for Twitter’s t.co in October

HTTPS is coming to a Twitter wrapper near you: The social media giant is switching to more secure URLs. What does this mean for the future of the protocol?

Free HTTPS? Let’s Encrypt Rolls Out Its First Digital Certificate

The organization Let's Encrypt has rolled out its first free digital certificate. What does this mean for HTTPS and cybersecurity?

Tech Travel Security: Carry-On or Checked Baggage?

Travelers need to assess their travel security strategy to make sure they are avoiding threats that put their critical data and physical safety at risk.

IoT Warning: FBI Says More Devices Equal Bigger Attack Surface

The FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) is now warning about new IoT risks and the larger attack surface connected devices present.