Information security program management
- June 27, 2011
Can CISOs turnaround IT security programs to be more proactive? Experts say many programs are frozen in a reactive mode.
- June 23, 2011
SearchSecurity.com's "Eye On" series examines a security topic each month. In June, the series explores cloud contracts, compliance demands, security awareness and risk-based decision making.
- February 17, 2011
Bridging the chasm between information security and utility infrastructure teams is the only way to solve smart grid security issues. Fortunately, NERC CIP compliance is forcing change.
- August 30, 2010
Senior Site Editor Eric B. Parizo says infosec pros need to participate in the public dialog for the good of the industry and offers harsh words for companies who silence their own security talent.
- April 05, 2010
Companies focus too heavily on protecting credit card numbers and too little on guarding corporate secrets, according to Forrester Research.
- November 16, 2009
As companies shave operational costs by hiring more remote workers, IT security teams should plan to protect sensitive data being used by a highly mobile workforce in 2010.
- November 09, 2009
Security threat reports help drive security vendor business, but they can also provide some useful information for IT security pros.
- June 09, 2009
Security professionals are being pushed to quickly adopt cloud-based services, social networking and virtualization without a security strategy to address the risks.
- April 21, 2009
Columnist Eric Ogren says IBM's announcements at the 2009 RSA Conference should remind security pros that security should be built into business initiatives rather than layered on as an afterthought.
- March 26, 2009
Companies need to spend more time refining security policies to align them with business objectives.
- February 10, 2009
The economy is forcing companies to accept more risk, but a new report offers tips to showcase the value of the security team.
- February 21, 2008
The national security anxieties that caused the collapse of a merger deal between 3Com, Bain Capital and a Chinese company were warranted, most industry experts say.
- January 17, 2008
Pete Lindstrom of the Burton Group explains why shrinking IT security budgets could be a good sign.
- July 03, 2007
Cisco customers say the vendor's security strategy is headed in the right direction, which is why they believe the networking giant's IronPort integration will be smooth sailing.
- June 18, 2007
Experts say the PatchLink-SecureWave merger makes sense since IT pros want a better way to protect their endpoint devices. But PatchLink's market supremacy is far from assured.