Website security has always been a concern for web and systems administrators, and it has more recently become a serious concern for users who are increasingly asked to provide and store personal information on websites and in the cloud.
Anxious to put technology to work reaching audiences, marketers helped shoot adrenaline into IT workers’ salaries, according to a recent study.
Just because something is legal doesn’t necessarily make it a good thing. So far, legality is the main rationale US officials have used to defend the government’s PRISM spying program.
I’m not an information security professional and neither am I a qualified teacher or trainer but I do have a passion and interest surrounding the topic of enabling people to look after themselves, be that at home (or on the go with their mobile devices) or within their workplace.
By examining how IT and information security have adapted over time, Gartner analyst Paul Proctor explained why CISOs and risk management professionals must change their roles from “defenders” to that of risk assessment advisers to grapple with future threats – and save their own reputations.
The NSA leaks perpetrated by Edward Snowden will easily go down as one of the biggest revelations of the year, if not the decade.
“Our observations suggest that the vast number of breaches occurring on an almost daily basis indicates that businesses – just like individuals – are still struggling to get the basics right when it comes to securing their data.” — David Gibson, Varonis Vice President
On Friday, May 31 at the Shangri-La Security Dialogue in Singapore, US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said that cyber threats posed a “quiet, stealthy, insidious” danger to the United States and other nations.
Mobility in the enterprise has completely changed the IT security landscape, and organisations need to adopt new ways to respond to potential threats, according to IBM director of application, data, mobile, and infrastructure security, Caleb Barlow.
Protecting access to your data is one of the biggest issues in business today, be it from the perspective of the music, film, gaming, or software sectors. And given the news this week on alleged breaches of cyber security, it is about time people paid notice to what they actually sign up for.