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IBM Can Help Apple’s Trust Issues but Blackberry Could Steal Share
By Rob Enderle | Security Article Published on September 03, 2014
The nude celeb hacking scandal suggests that Apple could use IBM’s help.
Google Brings Chrome 37 Browser to 64-bit Windows
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published on August 27, 2014
In addition to new features, Google fixes 50 security flaws in its latest browser update.
Sophos and Check Point Blend MDM and VPN
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on August 26, 2014
The data security companies partner to keep unauthorized and non-compliant devices out of corporate networks.
Wearables Stoke Privacy Concerns
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on August 21, 2014
A majority of consumers are wary of about the privacy implications of wearable devices and the data they collect.
Issues in Mobile Device Backup
By Christine Taylor | Security Article Published on August 04, 2014
Mobile device backup is making big strides as companies get a handle on file sharing, governance, global deduplication and other key concerns.
RackWare Ventures into Cloud-based Disaster Recovery
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on July 29, 2014
In addition to managing cloud workloads, now the software startup aims to protect them as well.
Security, the Edward Snowden Way
By Mike Elgan | Security Article Published on July 23, 2014
Security applications recommended by Edward Snowden – who probably knows as much about Internet privacy as anyone.
Firefox 31 Brings Developer Tools and Security Fixes
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published on July 22, 2014
Latest release of Firefox comes with 11 security advisories, and quite a bit for developers to like. 
Google Chrome 36 Brings Web Components to the Browser
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published on July 17, 2014
Google's latest browser update fixes 26 security issues.
Study: IT Lacks Faith in Cloud Providers
By Andy Patrizio | Security Article Published on June 26, 2014
IT and security professionals expect cloud services to increase the likelihood and economic impact of data breaches.
McAfee's Quarterly Insecurity Report: We’re Still in Trouble
By Rob Enderle | Security Article Published on June 25, 2014
New research pinpoints the pain points -- and they're numerous.
IBM Evolving Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity for the Cloud Era
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published on June 25, 2014
Disaster recovery is a mature decades-old business, but the cloud is providing new avenues for business continuity.
Financial Services and Cloud Computing Can Indeed Work Together
By David Linthicum | Security Article Published on June 16, 2014
Concerns about security and regulatory pressures are shifting in an industry seen as reluctant to migrate to the cloud.
Sophos Locks Down Business Files with Mobile Control 4.0
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on May 27, 2014
The security software specialist's MDM platform now supports file-level encryption on iOS.
Is Desktop Linux Secure?
By Matt Hartley | Security Article Published on May 13, 2014
In the wake of Heartbleed, is the Linux desktop truly safe?
Why is Cloud Data Security Still Lackluster?
By David Linthicum | Security Article Published on May 01, 2014
Until best practices are applied far more broadly, data security remains an issue as we migrate to cloud-based platforms.
VMware Brings Disaster Recovery Service to the Cloud
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published on April 15, 2014
VMware says its vCloud Hybrid Service DR solution allows virtualized data centers to enable DR services in their existing deployments.
Does Heartbleed Disprove 'Open Source is Safer'?
By Bruce Byfield | Security Article Published on April 14, 2014
An open community is supposed to make software development safer – or at least open source adherents have always claimed so.
Google Chrome 34 Gets Responsive
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published on April 09, 2014
Google's upgrade to its Chrome web browser includes support for responsive images and fixes for 31 security issues. 
EMC Kicks off a Data Protection-as-a-Service Revamp
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on April 04, 2014
The data storage company announces several updates as it gears up for backup and recovery in the software-defined data center era.