Author Archives: DSW

April 28

Attenuo RFID Blocking Card

According to an Internet Crime Report recently released by the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3), both identity theft and card fraud were ranked among top ten reported crime types. Unfortunately, the harvesting of details from contactless cards and other personal items most of us carry around daily could help tech savvy criminals in achieving […]

April 17

Social Engineer

It has been joked that only drug dealers and software developers refer to their customers ‘users’. Jesting aside, one of the points behind this quote is humans have often been an afterthought in the design of some systems (most of us can probably think of an infuriating user interface we’ve had to deal with). This […]

January 30

LaCie 6big Thunderbolt 3

It’s no secret that data is the lifeblood of 21st century business. Whether that business involves video editing, bookkeeping services or crypto trading, few things are more cringeworthy than watching someone lose their high value digital assets. There would likely be a few more Bitcoin millionaires around today if only they still had the keys […]

December 12

ORWL Secure PC

Imagine this: you get home one day or arrive at the office one morning and your desktop computer is gone – stolen, along with a sizeable chunk of your personal data. The computer and all your other prized gadgets are covered by insurance, but the idea of all your data being taken is enough to […]

October 30

Nest Cam IQ

Wireless home security cameras are nothing new these days, but the sleekly designed Nest Cam IQ offers some features that stand it apart from some of the other IP-based solutions. People often buy wireless cameras solutions to address one home or business security concern, without realising that they may be introducing another. Some cheaper sets of IP […]

August 28

Cyberphobia

  We are perhaps fast approaching a point where the essentials of a rounded business acumen will include a not insignificant appreciation of cyber security – just like being able to make sense of a set of financial statements or regurgitate the key tenets of Sarbanes-Oxley. Some might say this time is long overdue. Such […]

June 20

ATARA Credit Card Holder

In our view, two card-carrying problems plague the modern urbanite: having a wallet compact enough that it doesn’t ruin the line of a suit, and secure enough that your card details don’t get harvested by a 21st century pickpocket as you negotiate your way through busy streets. Enter the ATARA RFID Blocking Credit Card Holder. […]

May 29

BlackBerry KEYone

Do you yearn for a secure smartphone with a tactile, physical keyboard but all the functionality of a premium phablet? If so, you might want to check out the BlackBerry KEYone. We’ve just got hold of one and in a nutshell: it’s awesome. The KEYone is the fourth BlackBerry branded Android smartphone and perhaps combines some […]

March 11

ASUS ZenBook 3

If you’re interested in treating yourself to a shiny new laptop that is tough yet premium and includes some effortless authentication features, then you would be well advised to check out the new ASUS ZenBook 3. With the security focus of this site we don’t generally spend a lot of time discussing aesthetics, but we […]

November 22

BlackBerry DTEK60

There are plenty of beautifully designed smartphones on the market, but if you want a handset that combines premium build quality with high-end security features then you want to read this article about the latest DTEK60 secure smartphone from BlackBerry. Formerly nicknamed the ‘Argon’ before its release, the DTEK60 packs a respectable set of specs: […]