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October 13, 2011
Improperly configured network devices and the inability to measure the network security posture make most IT organizations incapable of finding gaps in their systems, according to a new survey.
July 29, 2010
An analysis of 120 security assessments at power plants, oil and chemical refineries and other critical systems revealed tens of thousands of security vulnerabilities, outdated operating systems and unauthorized applications.
May 21, 2007
Users hail the new compatibility of Microsoft NAP and the Trusted Computing Group's TNC architecture. But they say it won't speed up their adoption timetables.
October 08, 2002
Sybari and Authentica kick off this week's edition of Quick Takes with new e-mail security software. Also included are items from Check Point and Nokia, and Wavelink.
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Matthew Pascucci discusses virtual security gateway appliances and whether they are a virtual data center necessity or just an overhyped product. Continue Reading
When designing a secure network segmentation, monitoring, logging and encryption should be a priority. Matt Pascucci explains in this expert Q&A. Continue Reading
Transferring files from a DMZ to an internal FTP server can be risky. In this expert response, Anand Sastry explains how to use SFTP automation to lock it down. Continue Reading