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November 01, 2013
If software security keeps you up at night -- and it should -- you are in good company.
November 28, 2012
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos will headline this week's first-ever AWS re: Invent cloud computing conference, where several sessions will cover security issues.
November 27, 2012
Online assessment tests the security posture, but more detailed guidance documents and reports are available from government agencies and organizations.
August 22, 2012
The AV giant says the Windows version of the Crisis Trojan may be the first malware that can spread to so many different platforms.
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With a range of physical and virtual appliance security controls, here's how to find the right security model for enterprise data centers. Continue Reading
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Employees want to use their own mobile devices at work. Enterprises need to ensure the safety of their corporate data. Can VDI solve BYOD security issues? Expert Michael Cobb discusses why VDI may not hold all the answers. Continue Reading
In the November 2013 Beyond the Page on virtual security, Chris Hoff examines the challenges infosec pros face in finding the right security strategy for their enterprise network. Continue Reading
Companies have embraced virtualization and cloud computing, but security is still bolted-on. Here's what needs to change. Continue Reading
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Virtualization and cloud computing are part and parcel of enterprise networks today. Virtualization security, however, is still a bolt-on affair rather than a service layer that is well integrated into infrastructures or tied to workloads directly. ... Continue Reading
With the rise of endpoint virtualization, enterprises need to grasp the positives and manage the negatives of VDI security. Expert Brad Casey details. Continue Reading
Expert Brad Casey explains how to configure a VLAN in order to achieve the benefits of VLAN security, including protection against insider attacks. Continue Reading
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The advent of integrated hypervisor features, focused on security, is welcome news to many admins, but which ones provide the most benefit? Continue Reading
If you think smaller hypervisors are more vulnerable, think again. A thin hypervisor may be more secure than bare-metal versions. Continue Reading
It's no surprise that Type 1 and Type 2 hypervisors require different security considerations, but we asked an expert to clarify. Continue Reading