Multiple, overlapping, and mutually supportive defensive systems and patched, up-to-date systems can help consumers and businesses take advantage of the Internet while avoiding its dangers.
Will it be "same old, same old" in security for 2008?
A new report from the IT Policy Compliance Group examined leaders and laggards to identify core competencies and steps to improve data protection.
Compliance applies to the entire infrastructure, even the many crannies of heterogeneous environments.
Industry standards and trusted hardware keep out unauthorized users and equipment
In the second of three parts, unifying security, compliance, and risk assessment get better results
New versions more about people than features.
IPLocks takes a double play on securing databases. One analyst advises you look at your needs or you’ll strike out.
Rowing though the backwaters may keep you more secure
Security isn’t a current stumbling block for Oracle 11g and Applications Security Inc. represents a breed plugging database security gaps
Before unleashing sites and software, these products will spotlight code that can leave you vulnerable
Despite the security weaknesses of FTP, there are several approaches IT can take to use the protocol safely.
Why database-auditing software is critical to protecting your company’s assets
Security professionals claim it’s possible to bypass service-side security settings using RDP 6.0 clients.
IT may need to install a memory-leak fix for Windows Installer before other security-related updates can be installed.
There’s lots of buzz about NAC, but what is it exactly, and why does IT already need a new approach to the technology?
If you have an AS/400 or iSeries, PowerTech Group wants you to update your security model—and a recent study suggests you should pay close attention
Network access control—or entitlement control, as Securent calls it—is all about authentication, access, and authorization.
Antivirus/antispyware package get upgrades while small and mid-size businesses get backup and migration tools
Vanguard wants the mainframe to be the center of security