Monthly Archives: May, 2016

  1. Making Real World Impact!

    When we started Acumen a little over two years back we wanted our work to have real world impact. Compliance based testing and certification have received bad rap over the years as being checkbox security or even worse having no security impact. In this respect our genesis of starting Acumen might well have been called Read More…

  2. The New Wireless Extended Package

    There was another move toward more modular Protection Profiles (PPs) with the recent publication of the Extended Package (EP) for WLAN Clients. This EP can be used to extend the Operating System (OS) or Mobile Device Fundamentals (MDF) PPs and replaces the standalone PP for WLAN Clients whose sunset date was at beginning of May. Read More…

  3. Common Criteria and Internet of Things (Iot)

      The Internet of Things (IoT) is a system of interrelated computing devices, mechanical and digital machines, objects, animals or people that are provided with unique identifiers and the ability to transfer data over a network without requiring human-to-human or human-to-computer interaction. A thing, in the Internet of Things, can be a person with a Read More…