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This article is part of the October 2011 issue of Spotlight on top security trends of 2011 and Security 7 award winners
This year has been a tough one for security, to say the least. From the RSA security breach and the subsequent attacks on defense contractors Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, and L-3 Communications, to the ongoing attacks by Anonymous and the certificate authority breaches, it’s been one downer after another for the industry. But more negative news isn’t the focus here. Our focus is on the positive: An industry filled with a lot of dedicated, super-smart and creative people. Each fall, we choose outstanding information security professionals in seven vertical markets to receive our Security 7 Awards. After seven years, the honor roll of winners is filled with industry leaders and luminaries, including Gene Spafford, Dorothy Denning, Dave Dittrich, Mark Weatherford, Melissa Hathaway, and Chris Hoff. This year’s winners represent a diverse mix of talent, including an educator, a congressman, and a trio of security pros who created a new venue for industry collaboration. The winners have individual focuses, whether it’s securing the payment ecosystem, ... Access >>>
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Winners of the 2011 Security 7 Award have their say
by Inforamtion Security Staff
Hear from the winners of this year's Information Security magazine Security 7 Award.
Breaches prompt call for certificate authority architecture alternatives
by Robert Westervelt, News Director
The breaches of certificate authorities fuel renewed debate for Internet security alternatives.
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Antimalware product suites: Understanding capabilities and limitations
by Lenny Zeltser
Traditional antivirus tools have matured into multi-featured antimalware suites. Here’s what you should know when shopping for endpoint protection.
- Antimalware product suites: Understanding capabilities and limitations by Lenny Zeltser
Security 7 Award: Seven security standouts
by Marcia Savage, Editor
This year’s Security 7 Award winners represent a bright spot in an industry beset by bad news.
Determining the value of infosec certifications
by Lee Kushner
An InfoSec Leaders survey examines the impact of different certs on the security profession.
Medical device security: Does IEC 80001 go far enough?
by Joseph Granneman
Networked medical devices introduce new risks but does a new standard go far enough in addressing the problem?
- Security 7 Award: Seven security standouts by Marcia Savage, Editor
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