Data security strategies and governance
- July 13, 2006
The Department of Homeland Security has issued the final version of the National Infrastructure Protection Plan, but some say it falls short of being a comprehensive risk management framework for the nation's infrastructure.
- July 07, 2006
Product review: Though some features need work, Mobile Guardian Enterprise Edition 5.1 achieves its main mission of protecting confidential data on portable devices.
- June 06, 2006
Analysts at this year's Gartner IT Security Summit explain how thieves are becoming data theft mavens by using freely available tools to hijack sensitive data from stolen PC.
- May 24, 2006
An expert at the Storage Decisions conference weighs in on whether it makes sense to keep data forever or if reducing data also reduces risk. Plus dirt on conniving lawyers and dodgy tape practices.
- May 12, 2006
This week, lawmakers miss the middle ground when it comes to how long electronic data should be stored. Meanwhile, a hacker defaces electronic subway signs to suggest prime minister is a monster.
- May 04, 2006
A number of enterprises are using asset disposal firms to ensure sensitive corporate data is destroyed, but the process is hardly foolproof. In fact, a convicted felon could have his hands on your data right now.
- May 03, 2006
The U.S. Cyber Consequences Unit says enterprises must take specific measures to shore up their defenses, otherwise they could be vulnerable to attackers who not only steal data, but also manipulate it.
- March 13, 2006
Endpoint security provider Bit9 today unveils a free search engine that tells users a file's origin, thus helping reduce unwanted software on desktops, laptops and servers.
- August 01, 2005
Seemingly innocent Universal Serial Bus driver bugs may allow device attacks that many won't see coming, according to Black Hat presenters.
- February 01, 2005
For the fifth straight year, the FTC said most complaints came from identity theft victims. And that's a problem for enterprises.
- December 14, 2004
Cashing in on the wave of interest in disk-to-disk backup, HP has upgraded its Data Protector software to support continuous backups and the ability to recover directly from the target.
- September 27, 2004
The credit card processing service was unprepared for the kind of attack it suffered last week, but it will use the experience to improve security.
- May 17, 2004
Opinions are divided on the impact of stolen data now circulating on the Internet.
- April 15, 2004
Flaws in tape-based data backup may be leaving enterprises without key information and could lead to legal exposure, experts say.
- June 10, 2003
Data centers have a lot riding on keeping the "crown jewels" of IT secure. But changes to the IT landscape, such as the increase in outsourcing, are putting some at risk.