Data security technology and strategy
- October 16, 2009
A Burton Group study identified the leaders in the data leakage prevention market and found some enterprises deploying the technology to educate end users about security policies.
- September 10, 2009
MSSP and PCI compliance firm buys one of dwindling field of independent DLP vendors.
- September 02, 2009
Database security vendor Sentrigo today released some detail about a flaw discovered a year ago in Microsoft SQL Server that exposes passwords stored in memory as cleartext. Microsoft is not planning to patch this flaw. Sentrigo released a free ...
- February 04, 2009
A new open source fuzzing tool is available to test PL/SQL applications for security vulnerabilities. The free tool was developed by database security vendor Sentrigo.
- December 23, 2008
Code is publicly available targeting an unpatched flaw in SQL Server to gain access to critical files and execute malicious code.
- December 04, 2008
Microsoft will embed data classification technology into its platform under a deal that ties Active Directory Rights Management Services with RSA's data loss prevention suite.
- October 29, 2008
Company joins a number of vendors in the application hardening market with a technology that embeds protections in a program at compile time.
- October 23, 2008
IBM released updates for its DB2 database management system, fixing a variety of flaws that could be exploited by hackers to bypass security controls.
- June 17, 2008
Fortinet said that IPLocks' vulnerability scanning technology will help it broaden its portfolio beyond application security.
- April 10, 2008
SAN FRANCISCO -- Companies need to embark on data classification projects to gain more control over its movement and minimize data leakage, but it's difficult to find a company successfully carrying out a project. Rena Mears, Deloitte's global and ...
- November 14, 2007
Security expert David Litchfield found hundreds of thousands of Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle database servers available on the Internet and not protected by a firewall.
- October 30, 2007
Symantec entered the database security market last year and is now introducing intruder identification and tighter integration with its security suite.
- August 16, 2007
Experts say database platforms lack robust native encryption, monitoring, assessment and management tools to meet demanding new security requirements.
- August 02, 2007
Database security researcher, David Litchfield of UK-based NGS Software will release a free Forensic Examiners Database Scalpel, he says could aid data breach investigations.
- February 08, 2007
Despite the Oracle CEO's no-show, the database software giant talked up its framework for secure data sharing; meanwhile, CA's CEO called for simplified security products.