October Current Issue: 2012
In this issue, find out who won this year's Readers' Choice Awards. Also learn about threat management best practices and how hacktivists are impacting the threat landscape.
For the seventh consecutive year, Information Security readers voted to determine the best security products. More than 2,000 voters participated this year, rating products in 14 different categories.
A successful threat management program requires effective processes, layered technology and user education.
by Robert Westervelt
With their goal of damaging corporate reputations, hacktivists aren't your average cybercriminals.
Security researchers are finding more malware that attacks multiple operating systems.
Companies are under pressure to take advantage of big data analytics but they should be aware of the risks.
Unless security is viewed as a core function instead of an add-on, we're bound to repeat the mistakes of the past.
by Marcia Savage
In the wake of recent exploits, experts recommend disabling the programming language but that can be tricky in the enterprise.