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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 23, 2009
Experts at the 2009 RSA Conference say midmarket security managers must work with business leaders to define acceptable risk, and transfer risk prioritization to them when appropriate.
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Passwords are much easier to crack than they used to be. Joel Snyder takes a fresh look at password security policy considerations for the midmarket. Continue Reading
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