Issue OverviewInformation Security magazine - July 2004
Physical security will be highly visible when the Olympic Games open Aug. 13. Behind the scenes, a small army of IT professionals will be working to guard against digital intrusions that could enable or amplify a real-world attack. Other stories cover USB tokens, email risk, intrusion prevention, phishing, and more. Access >>>
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IT network security: Securing the summer Olympics
by Dennis McCafferty, Contributing Writer
While physical security at the Olympics is paramount, information security for its vast IT network is also a major challenge.
Acceptable use policies will minimize email risks
by George Wrenn, CISSP
Learn why setting comprehensive email acceptable use policies can help minimize email risks and secure your email applications.
How to prevent phishing scams and protect customers
by Nalneesh Gaur
In this tip, Web security guru, Nalneesh Gaur examines how hackers are using phishing scams to exploit financial sectors of the industry, why you should care and what you can do to prevent these attacks.
- IT network security: Securing the summer Olympics by Dennis McCafferty, Contributing Writer
USB security tokens may not be as secure as you think
by Tom Bowers, Contributor
USB tokens aren't as strong as you think. Multifactor authentication is meaningless when the supporting software is insecure.
Will intrusion prevention systems live up the hype?
Will intrusion prevention ever live up to its promise?
- USB security tokens may not be as secure as you think by Tom Bowers, Contributor
The Fulda Gap and defense in depth strategy
Enterprise security managers need to think like warriors when it comes to protecting their systems. Lawrence Walsh explains why.
- The Fulda Gap and defense in depth strategy
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