May 20, 2016
The most common data center operating system gets its final 6.x updates with the addition of a local backup archiving tool before transitioning to just security and stability updates.
April 22, 2016
Apple's enterprise security features draw praise from IT pros who say iOS data protection and encryption make the operating system a strong business platform.
March 02, 2016
Diffie, Hellman receive Turing Award and experts review cryptography research, Apple vs. FBI, Juniper backdoors, quantum crypto and the future of cryptography.
February 19, 2016
Securing AWS starts with knowing what mistakes to avoid. So, to get off on the right foot, learn from these cautionary tales of common AWS security blunders.
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