- April 17, 2015
Opinion: Executive Editor Eric Parizo says Microsoft's security strategy may have once been the benchmark for other vendors to emulate, but in 2015 the software giant's priorities lie elsewhere.
- October 26, 2010
Security researchers from Trustwave's Spiderlabs research team demonstrated malware,--including a Windows credential stealer--that uses automated processes to avoid detection and dupe forensics investigators.
- October 14, 2010
SDL RegEx Fuzzer examines regular expression patterns and whether they can be exploited causing a denial-of-service (DoS) attack.
- October 13, 2010
Midsized firms are seeing increased attacks and a rise in data breaches, according to the survey conducted by London-based Bloor Research.
- July 08, 2010
Administrators can deploy a suite with full DLP inspection capabilities in 30 minutes, Websense said.
Sponsored by Juniper - When you estimate the ROI of a new security technology, you usually assume that it will provide the same value year after year. But the RAND Corporation has developed a sophisticated new model of the costs and benefits of cybersecurity which has produced a surprising result. See More
Sponsored by Dell - Many companies today are considering a move to the cloud. Organizations may believe that a hosted service, such as Office 365, will be easier and or cheaper to maintain than on-prem email. Also, Microsoft and other industry leaders may have influenced a move. Whatever the reason, moving to the cloud isn’t as easy as it appears and results are often mixed if you haven’t adequately prepared your Active Directory. See More
Sponsored by Juniper - Until recently cybersecurity and networking could be treated as separate domains, with different devices, different management tools and different staffs. But that approach won’t fly today. This paper discusses why security needs to be integrated into networking equipment, monitoring and management. See More
Sponsored by Dell - When it comes to governance and compliance, much of the IT staff’s effort is often focused on individual systems. Administrators work meticulously to ensure that mail servers, file servers, database servers, and other resources adhere to both internal security standards and regulatory requirements. The one thing that each of these systems has in common however, is its reliance on Active Directory. First introduced in 2000 as a replacement to the Windows NT domain structure, Active Directory was originally designed to manage network resources. Now, Active Directory works as a centralized authentication and access control mechanism, and consequently plays a vital role in the organization’s overall security. See More
- June 29, 2010
McAfee fully integrates its acquisition of MX Logic, rolling out a cloud-based antimalware Web filtering service aimed primarily at small- and mid-sized -businesses.
- May 05, 2010
Microsoft's recent decision to not release Forefront Protection Manager will likely provide deployment benefits in the long run, but at least one midmarket pro will need to adjust to his new management console.
- April 28, 2010
A panel discussion at InfoSec World 2010 focused less on the technology necessary to secure non-BlackBerry devices and more on the attendees' concerns with the data privacy laws.
- April 21, 2010
During a session at InfoSec World 2010, a speaker urged companies to take advantage of the benefits of social networking but also address the risks in a security training program.
- April 20, 2010
NERC security officer Michael Assante said the national cybersecurity defense and threat strategy is a shared responsibility among today's corporate security professionals.
- March 23, 2010
First American Title Insurance Company cuts identity management user provisioning time from days to seconds with Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager 2010.
- March 10, 2010
Early adopters share why their moves to Microsoft Forefront Security will offer value once the kinks have been worked out.
- March 03, 2010
After reading Joel Snyder's article on Active Directory backup strategies, a reader asked the author about the pros and cons of using ...
- January 26, 2010
Experts share lessons learned by midmarket companies trying to comply with PCI DSS in areas such as self assessment questionnaires, encryption, policy creation and application security
- December 03, 2009
Microsoft introduces the successor to the ISA Server, the Forefront Threat Management Gateway. TMG introduce Web security to the ISA line, which was long used as a proxy server.