Software and application security
Security expert Bruce Schneier said programmers' freedom to code whatever they want will likely come to an end. Should the industry brace itself for software regulations?
A sharp rise in cloud file sharing and collaboration activity is creating big problems for security teams – even when the number of security incidents is miniscule.
Headlines about Android malware often gloss over just how difficult the process is for a user to install a malicious app on a device. Let's talk about that.
SkyHigh Networks was awarded another patent for its CASB platform. The newest patent is for technology for managing encrypted enterprise data used in cloud applications and services.
The antivirus industry has been under fire lately, and Microsoft's Windows 10 Anniversary update has added new troubles for antivirus software vendors.
Netskope's second patent for its cloud access security broker techhnology illustrates how the CASB market is evolving and what that means for potential investors and suitors.
In the wake of the httpoxy vulnerability, should environment variables be considered harmful? Perhaps, but they are just so useful.
Symantec's $4.65 billion acquisition of Blue Coat Systems could lead to a dramatic shift at the antivirus vendor, but what does the deal mean for the cloud access security broker space?
MobileIron's enterprise mobile management software wasn't installed on the iPhone of San Bernardino shooter Syed Rizwan Farook. Was that the right move?
Vulnerability branding was once a practice that elevated understanding of flaws and potentially led to better remediation, but now serves as little more than marketing for security researchers.
Reporting by The New York Times notwithstanding, it appears to this non-lawyer that Hillary Clinton probably didn't break any laws by using a personal email account to conduct state business. But ...
With Black Hat's conference in Singapore coming up next month, I found myself chatting with independent security researcher Nitesh Dhanjani, who'll be giving a presentation at the March 25-28 ...
Last week, when Symantec researchers said they had discovered the Windows version of the Crisis Trojan could spread to VMware virtual machines, it was big news. But Trend Micro doesn't see Crisis ...
How do you define a security threat? If you’re like most IT security professionals, your security threat definition is probably: “The potential occurrence of an attack against an organization’s ...
Former NSA director Mike McConnell discussed the economic cyberespionage threat, and why we need to do more to protect against it at the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Summit at RSA Conference 2012.