Risk assessments metrics and frameworks
- February 05, 2004
NIST's recently released incident-response guide emphasizes the need for admins to carefully measure the cost of preventing security incidents.
- February 02, 2004
Can the new National Cyber Alert System compete with vendor alert programs already in place? Experts and luminaries have their doubts about the government's latest effort.
- January 21, 2004
A flaw in NetScreen Security Manager needs manual updating until a service pack is released. The vulnerability could expose valuable information to attackers.
- January 15, 2004
BEA Systems warns of a vulnerability that exists in its WebLogic Server and WebLogic Express and which could lead to a denial of service.
- January 12, 2004
Take a look at 2003 and viruses that kept infosecurity professionals on both sides of the aisle -- vendors and admins -- running around putting out fires.
- October 30, 2003
Information security assessments clarify what data in an enterprise needs to be secured, where vulnerabilities may lie and how they should be mitigated.
- September 22, 2003
IBM and GE partner to fill the gap between security systems used for protecting physical property, such as ID badges, and those used for protecting computers, such as passwords.
- June 11, 2003
Microsoft made its long-anticipated leap into the antivirus market with an announcement Tuesday that it will acquire Romanian firm GeCAD Software Srl.
- May 28, 2003
Qualys announced a Web-based tool that identifies network vulnerabilities, leading off this edition of Quick Takes.
- April 01, 2003
In the wake of an incident, CISOs should make the most of the opportunity to increase information security budgets.
- April 01, 2003
Citadel Security Software announced Hercules 2.0, an automated tool that enables administrators to resolve vulnerabilities in an enterprise network.
- February 27, 2003
SearchSecurity.com asked its readers to sound off on the issue of who is responsible for software vulnerabilities.
- February 26, 2003
Some large companies are asking security vendors for the ability to audit software prior to purchasing it in order to determine the presence of vulnerabilities.
- February 11, 2003
Sanctum announced a version of its AppScan product for developers using Microsoft Visual Studio .NET, leading off this edition of Quick Takes.
- December 20, 2002
Enterprises can focus on technologies and practices that are inexpensive but shore up some aspects of a company's security.