General IT Information Security

Password Management Guidance

The primary objective of a theoretically sound password formulation policy is password diversity – we want our identity system to contain lots of different, hard to guess passwords.

There are several ways to achieve this but unfortunately most of the common approaches in use today, such as length requirements, complexity requirements, and change requirements, are far from helpful.


Tamper Evident Bags – Good Practice Guide

In any criminal investigation, tamper evident bags are used to collect evidence. In the UK, these bags have to meet specific government regulations in order to be admissible as evidence in court. In line with this, the UK government has published a good practice guide detailing how to use tamper evident bags (TEBs) correctly.