Data security strategies and governance
- October 15, 2007
Seagate wants to extend full disk encryption to hardware, but is the enterprise ready?
- October 09, 2007
McAfee is acquiring endpoint encryption vendor SafeBoot Corp. in a $350 million deal to bolster the antivirus vendor's mobile device security software.
- August 16, 2007
Experts say database platforms lack robust native encryption, monitoring, assessment and management tools to meet demanding new security requirements.
- August 09, 2007
RSA, the security division of EMC Corp., said it planned to acquire Tablus, a maker of sensitive data scanning and classification tools and data protection software.
- July 31, 2007
At this week's hacker confab, expert penetration testers will demonstrate how cyberthieves can reach into corporate databases -- without exploiting a specific software flaw -- to steal credit card and Social Security numbers.
- June 21, 2007
Companies with the most stringent security technologies endure hurdles to comply with PCI DSS. Some firms are turning to the upcoming Burton Group Catalyst Conference for answers.
- June 12, 2007
At a recent keynote with CISOs during the Gartner IT Security Summit, former White House cybersecurity czar Richard Clarke warned that firms are doing little to prevent data theft.
- May 31, 2007
Two Los Angeles area men plead guilty to using devices to bilk debit and credit card data from Stop & Shop supermarkets in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
- May 31, 2007
Companies are showing increased interest in data loss prevention (DLP) products, but they won't work well unless the business needs are understood and well defined.
- May 22, 2007
While more organizations are seeking database authentication and encryption technologies, others are turning to database monitoring to secure data.
- May 09, 2007
Some companies are investing in secure FTP suites to give employees and business partners the ability to transfer large files such as large documents, audio, video and photos.
- May 09, 2007
Financial services practitioners say security standards like PCI DSS can be hard to heed, but that easing them would be a bad idea given the data fraud epidemic.
- May 08, 2007
Some IT security professionals say the threat posed by Google hacking techniques is overblown and that companies can easily avoid it with a layered security program. One skeptical expert is Ira Winkler, founder of the Internet Security Advisors ...
- April 17, 2007
Symantec has launched a beta of the Protection Network, a software-as-a-service platform for small-to-medium-sized businesses. Resellers will be able to offer customized versions.
- March 21, 2007
Steven Adler, program director of Data Governance Solutions for IBM and chairman of the Data Governance Council, has been working to understand the growing need for data security, the issues surrounding data compliance and data protection problems. ...