Web Authentication and Access Control

  • June 02, 2006 02 Jun'06

    FullArmor lives up to its name

    PolicyPortal provides an Internet interface to easily configure, monitor and enforce near real-time Active Directory-based policy compliance through client agents.

  • May 31, 2006 31 May'06

    Employees to execs: It's OK to watch

    More than half of an average company's employees surf the Internet for fun while at work, but many workers say they don't mind if their employers control when and what they view.

  • May 25, 2006 25 May'06

    Fighting the uphill battle against renegade apps

    Experts say keeping unsanctioned apps and technologies off company computers is a difficult battle to win. But protecting the network is possible.

  • May 02, 2006 02 May'06

    Wacky Web misuses highlight internal risks

    One vendor says selling corporate assets on eBay, spying on coworkers and running illegal gambling rings are just a few examples of the crazy stunts employees will try when given unchecked use of the Web at work.

  • April 27, 2006 27 Apr'06

    Web sites work to punch holes in corporate Web filters

    A growing number of Web sites are providing information and tools to help individuals undermine their organizations' Web security systems. Is it a fight against Big Brother, or a security disaster waiting to happen?

  • April 14, 2006 14 Apr'06

    Mozilla fixes nearly two dozen Firefox flaws

    The digital underground could exploit the vulnerabilities to bypass security restrictions, tamper with sensitive data or conduct cross-site scripting and phishing attacks.

  • April 04, 2006 04 Apr'06

    Security Bytes: Massive fraud via Web payment site

    McAfee fixes Webshield flaw, Trend Micro data is compromised; and Apple fixes its Mac OS X firmware.

  • February 28, 2006 28 Feb'06

    IBM and friends tout open source ID management

    Big Blue is teaming up with Novell and others on Project Higgins, an open source project to simplify and secure Internet ID management.

  • January 27, 2006 27 Jan'06

    Researcher: Oracle failed to patch critical flaw

    Attackers could exploit a critical flaw in the Oracle PLSQL Gateway, a researcher warns, saying users have been vulnerable for months, but Oracle sees it differently.

  • December 09, 2005 09 Dec'05

    IP cloaking becoming a business necessity

    Just by browsing your competitor's Web site, you might be giving away your company's most guarded secrets. Experts offer advice for countering the subterfuge and keeping secrets safe.

  • December 01, 2005 01 Dec'05

    Be afraid of the catastrophic data breach

    Though stories on the latest data breaches seem to pass through the headlines in the blink of an eye, experts warn that the loss or exposure of customer data can have long-lasting consequences. In fact, just one such incident can bring an enterprise...

  • October 10, 2005 10 Oct'05

    HTTP admin interface flaw found in Sun directory server

    Versions of Sun's Java System Directory Server are vulnerable to an unspecified error in the HTTP admin interface that could expose data to unauthorized users.

  • August 03, 2005 03 Aug'05

    Car salesmen taken for a ride by ID thieves

    Think you've got problems with identity thieves? Try being in a car salesman. But dealerships have a new weapon to catch people who try to buy vehicles with stolen credentials.

  • July 13, 2005 13 Jul'05

    Sun converts Web SSO authentication to open source

    In announcing a new push into identity management, Sun Microsystems today turned over its code for Open Source Web Single Sign-On to improve its use and accessibility.

  • June 28, 2005 28 Jun'05

    Product Review: Caymas 318 Access Gateway v2.5.1 simplifies protection

    The Caymas 318 Access Gateway simplifies protection by combining access control, IDS/IPS, firewall capabilities, and endpoint and application security in one appliance.