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.
Compliance, Bank Secrecy Act compliance, Basel II, Compliance best practices, E-discovery compliance, FACTA law requirements, FFIEC compliance guidelines, GLBA compliance requirements, HIPAA: Laws and guidelines, PCI DSS: Audits and requirements, Risk frameworks, metrics and strategy, SEC and FDIC regulations, SOX, State data security breach laws
Data governance best practices, IT disaster recovery, Risk assessment and management, Threat prevention, Risk management frameworks, metrics and strategy
Business partner and vendor security, Fraud prevention, Transaction and protocol security, Logical-physical convergence
Corporate network security, ID management and access control, Online, Web and application security, Secure communications
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.
Windows Phone 7 security features are proving to be a mixed bag. Sam Cattle assesses the enterprise security pros and cons of the latest Windows mobile platform.
Whether starting your career or planning your next step as an IT security professional, this tip will guide you toward the best certifications for your interests and experience.
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.
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.
Nearly two-thirds of UK consumers would stop using a website hit by a breach, but nearly a quarter would not, a survey shows
Economists and politicians are fretting about the fall in capital investment – but this is to be expected in a digital economy where startup costs are shrinking
In the spending review, the government announced the possibility of setting up a new fund to invest in altnets and found £550m to support more spectrum for mobile broadband