Issue OverviewInformation Security magazine - October 2013 Vol. 15 / No. 8
The winners of the Information Security Readers' Choice Awards 2013 are tallied, and presented in this issue. More than 1,000 readers voted for the best security products in 19 categories, including five new award categories this year: "Cloud Security," "Data Loss Prevention," "Encryption," "Mobile Data Security" and "Unified Threat Management."
The issue also features an in-depth article by Dr. Anton Chuvakin, who discusses SIEM analytics and how to implement processes and best practices to take advantage of the security monitoring capabilities that make these tools effective. VMware's Martin Casado shares his first-hand account of the security foundation of software-defined networking and its implications for network virtualization. We also debut a column on technology risk management and economics this month by security expert Peter Lindstrom, principal of Spire Security. Access >>>
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Security Readers' Choice Awards 2013
by SearchSecurity.com Staff
We asked Information Security readers to pick the best security products in 19 categories. Find out which products earned top honors in our 2013 Readers' Choice Awards.
SIEM analytics: Process matters more than products
by Anton Chuvakin
Expect Microsoft Word to write the next great American novel? Success or failure with SIEM products rests on your security monitoring capabilities.
- Security Readers' Choice Awards 2013 by SearchSecurity.com Staff
Beyond the Page: Security information and event management
by SearchSecurity.com Staff
In this special report, Gartner's Anton Chuvakin uses SIEM processes to show how security monitoring can make or break a SIEM implementation.
Security: The genesis of SDN
by Sally Johnson, Contributor
SDN is a design with security as its foundation, and it has the potential to solve traditional networking's glaring security issues.
- Beyond the Page: Security information and event management by SearchSecurity.com Staff
'Information Security' readers have voted ...
by Kathleen Richards, features editor
We've tallied the votes in our Readers' Choice Awards 2013. Find out the best security products of the year.
A call to action for technology risk management professionals
by Peter Lindstrom
In his inaugural Security Economics column, Peter Lindstrom looks at technology risk management, and how to make the hard decisions pay off.
Security education: Cyber Defense Competitions a major hit on campus
by Doug Jacobson and Julie A. Rursch
Iowa State University recruits industry professionals and hackers to provide students with "real-world" security education.
- 'Information Security' readers have voted ... by Kathleen Richards, features editor
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