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  • Reviews of six top Web application firewalls

    In this month's issue of Information Security magazine, get 16 tips to help you navigate the changes to FRCP and avoid millions in fines. Read a case study about how one organization deployed full disk encryption on every machine, an increasingly pop... 

  • Reporter's Notebook: Why failing an audit can lead to success

    At Information Security Decisions, attendees discuss cash-strapped compliance efforts, the premature demise of IDS, job security courtesy of Microsoft and more. 

  • Expert: Lengthy logs not always a good thing

    Regulatory compliance experts often stress the importance of detailed log keeping. But one legal expert warns too much detail can be used to stifle free speech. 

  • On-demand log management gets the nod

    Alert Logic says the SaaS model is a good fit for companies needing help with log management for compliance purposes 

  • Data breach costs soar

    A Ponemon Institute study indicates the costs associated with data breaches have soared and will continue to skyrocket unless companies do more to prevent them in the first place. 

  • IBM to boost security spending, push PCI DSS program

    IBM plans to invest $1.5 billion on security research in 2008. The company is also using recent acquisitions to introduce a PCI DSS program. 

  • Filtering log data: Looking for the needle in the haystack

    In this illustrated tip, network security expert David Strom demonstrates how to use a log-filtering tool to quickly make use of all those voluminous log files. 

  • Code Green pitches data protection for SMBs

    Sreekanth Ravi was a co-founder of SonicWall, where he and his brother Sudhakar worked to commoditize firewalls for the SMB market. Now the CEO of Code Green Networks, Ravi hopes to achieve more success in the SMB market by making data protection tec... 

  • Dissecting compliance workflow processes

    Building and maintaining a compliance workflow process sounds daunting, but it's not all that different from other enterprise business processes. Special guest Compliance School instructor Tom Bowers explains why a compliance workflow model makes sen... 

  • Report: Companies still stumped by PCI DSS

    A VeriSign review of PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) assessments it conducted found that more than half were still stumbling on the path to compliance.