In this special issue, we are revealing the winners of our Security 7 awards. Discover which
outstanding information security professionals were recognized for their contributions.
Audit and compliance planning, Choosing security services, End user training and awareness, Risk assessments and metrics, Writing and enforcing policies
Windows patch management, Microsoft endpoint security, Microsoft IAM, Microsoft management issues, Microsoft security threat management
Intrusion prevention, Integrating security into networks, Managing firewalls, Network access controls, Wireless network security
Antimalware, Configuration and patch management, Security systems integration, Security vulnerability management
Dell issued a fix for a root certificate similar to Superfish that could potentially allow attackers to intercept encrypted private data on its PCs.
Expert Dan Sullivan outlines criteria for evaluating big data security analytics platforms for collecting, analyzing and managing large volumes of data generated for information security purposes.
The best approach for penetration testing is to use a combination of tools with different approaches. Here are several pen testing tools for midmarket companies.
Amazon Web Services purports its s2n TLS protocol creation is simpler, easier to manage and more secure than standard TLS. Expert Dan Sullivan explains.
After acquiring two cloud access security brokers this year, Blue Coat Systems has united CASB capabilities with its Web gateway security technology under a new cloud security strategy.
Expert Dan Sullivan explains key takeaways from the Department of Defense's cloud security guidelines that enterprises can put into practice.
Drive-by financial malware Fobber is the evolution of the popular Tinba -- with better encryption, a newer format and a focus on the Netherlands.
Heimdal Security researchers have found new cases of the nesting-doll financial malware, while Fortinet researchers peel back the layers to reveal its surprising intricacies.
A new Symantec report shows a significant fall in banking malware infections in 2014, but the company warns that malware remains a threat to financial firms.
Smartphone and tablet use in the enterprise can help boost productivity, improve employee satisfaction and lower costs. However, it is also fraught with risk. Expert Lisa Phifer discusses the risks and rewards of going mobile in the enterprise.
Bring your own device has a number of inherent security challenges. Expert Lisa Phifer explains how a mobile device management product can help your enterprise conquer BYOD risks.
Cloud-based data loss prevention can be a worrisome option for some. Kevin Beaver explains how to measure the risk vs. reward of cloud-based DLP.
India is moving towards a digital future with dreams of smart cities, but Indian IT companies seem to be unconscious to the need for data security
Chinese mobile phone maker Xiaom is to set up a datacenter in India to allay fears over data security raised by the Indian Air Force (IAF).
Detecting fake websites needs to be part of all companies' security strategies, according to security and domain name experts.
The first businesses have begun to connect to Edinburgh’s council-backed CORE fibre network
Despite the UK’s shortage of cyber security skills, recent changes to immigration rules make it no less difficult to hire skilled workers from outside the European Union
Businesses are still getting caught by ransomware, despite the fact that there are fairly straightforward methods to avoid it