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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

Digital Security Costs: Should Retailers Pay or Pray?

It is unclear whether digital security costs are now too high for even massive retailers to afford. Is praying rather than paying the new standard?

The Naked Truth: Major News Events Turn On Scammers

Security incidents become major news events when they involve A-list celebrities like Jennifer Lawrence, whose photos were stolen and posted online.

Free Mobile Apps: What Is the Cost of These Permissions?

There's no such thing as a "free" app. What data are free mobile apps collecting, how is it used and what can companies do to protect themselves?

No Shock: ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Spawns Phishing Scams

With the overwhelming popularity of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, it is no surprise that scammers are using the effort to steal information and money.

Backoff Hacker Tool: Secret Service Warns Target Malware Still Active

According to a recent Secret Service and Department of Homeland Security release, the Backoff hacker tool is still alive and well in American POS systems.

Multifactor Authentication Market to Be Worth $10 Billion by 2017 — But Is the Model All Wrong?

The global multifactor authentication market is predicted to hit $10 billion by 2017; but are current methodologies ahead of the curve or behind?

The New BYOD: Breach-Your-Own-Data?

Does the new BYOD landscape point to an evolution of the acronym? Are companies facing a troubling future of breach-your-own-data?

Cyber Security Challenges: How Do Retailers Protect the Bottom Line?

While the rise of e-commerce and cloud data storage have proven to be a boon for consumers, a host of security challenges have emerged for retailers.

Internet Safety: Time to Stop Kidding Around?

Kids are online more than ever, and parents don't always know exactly what they're doing. How do adults make sure Internet safety is a top priority?