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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
In the wake of the global economic crisis, many financial firms are struggling to meet tough regulations while defending against both accidental data leakage and a constant barrage of external attacks.
August 06, 2009
At Black Hat, a researcher unveils a tool that obfuscates fixes in Windows security patches, making them invisible to binary diffing suites and automated reverse engineering.
June 11, 2009
Data loss prevention can work for the midmarket if organizations have streamlined requirements and can easily identify and locate sensitive data.
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Full disk encryption is becoming a priority for laptop security in midmarket companies because of regulatory compliance and fear of data breaches. Consider central management, ease of deployment, user transparency, reporting, platform support and ... Continue Reading
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Valuable Features: QualysGuard provides a solution for network security, web application security and compliance. Vulnerability management...Continue Reading
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Valuable Features: Rapid 7 offers the community edition, a free of charge edition( 32 IP's) that helps small companies to secure their IT...Continue Reading
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Adding vulnerable applications to the Microsoft Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit is simple once you've mastered the command line configuration tool. Continue Reading
Booting a system from a virtual hard drive is one of the perks of Windows 7. After reviewing the security benefits, Tony Bradley offers a step-by-step plan for creating a VHD. Continue Reading
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Assessing your organization's security threats and risks takes just five steps, says Robbie Higgins. Check out his quick guide to the SMB security risk assessment process. Continue Reading
Nmap, Nessus and Nikto are penetration testing tools that security operators can use to conduct pentests on their networks and applications. Continue Reading
Many patch management systems fail to address endpoint application security. Tom Chmielarski suggests three areas to examine to ensure that your endpoint applications are secure. Continue Reading