Roger Hellman – BMC Blogs https://www.bmc.com/blogs BMC Software Fri, 07 Dec 2018 13:50:33 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://blogs.bmc.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/bmc_favicon-300x300-150x150.png Roger Hellman – BMC Blogs https://www.bmc.com/blogs 32 32 Trick or Treat: Keep the Hackers Outside Your Door This Halloween https://www.bmc.com/blogs/trick-or-treat-keep-the-hackers-outside-your-door-this-halloween/ Tue, 16 Oct 2018 00:00:47 +0000 https://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=12955 It’s Halloween again, time for ghosts, goblins, witches, and the TV show “It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown”. Most trick or treaters are harmless, and in fact it’s kind of fun to dress up and go trick or treating. I’ll be strapping on my Lederhosen this year and will go out as an attendee at […]]]> How Ready Are You For GDPR? https://www.bmc.com/blogs/how-ready-are-you-for-gdpr/ Mon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:26 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=12068 Years ago, in preparation for graduate school, I had to take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). However, my typical study habits consisted of drinking coffee and pulling all-nighters just before a test, and I took the same approach when prepping for the GMAT. I bought a book with test-taking strategies and practice exams and […]]]> Hackers Have Gone Into Uber Drive: How You Can Protect Yourself https://www.bmc.com/blogs/hackers-have-gone-into-uber-drive-how-you-can-protect-yourself/ Mon, 04 Dec 2017 11:50:20 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11536 At the risk of sounding like a geek, I could not help but notice the discussion about whether the 2016 Uber hack was ransomware or just extortion. I searched the web and the consensus definition of ransomware is “a type of malware that encrypts files so they cannot be opened, and prevents you from using […]]]>