Security Index

Employee Privacy Succumbs to MDM
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on June 24, 2016
An experiment conducted by Bitglass reveals that mobile device management software can potentially give employers an unprecedented look into their workers' personal lives.
The Internet of Things: 7 Challenges
By Bruce Byfield | Security Article Published on June 15, 2016
IoT, along with its potential, poses concerns ranging from technical to social to environmental.
Datos IO Debuts RecoverX for Cloud Data Protection
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published on June 10, 2016
Performing backup and recovery for distributed data in the cloud requires distributed consensus.
IoT Security Issues: How to Secure the Network
By Andy Patrizio | Security Article Published on June 07, 2016
IoT security is a patchwork, even as countless devices getting added. Here are tips for securing your IoT deployment amid the challenges.
Let's Encrypt: The Good and the Bad
By Matt Hartley | Security Article Published on May 16, 2016
The Let’s Encrypt initiative is a well-intentioned security solution, yet it does prompt some questions.
Big Data and Security Dominate IoT Buzz on Twitter
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on April 21, 2016
A social media analysis by Argus Insights reveals that the massive amounts of data generated by the IoT and concerns about data security are hot topics on Twitter.
Cloud Servers Are More Secure Than Your Data Center. Here's Why.
By Guest Author | Security Article Published on March 29, 2016
Without the expertise, experience and security commitment a cloud vendor, your company's data center is unlikely to match the cloud for security.
Black Duck Aims to Help Improve Open Source Code Visibility
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published on March 10, 2016
VIDEO: Bill Ledingham, CTO of BlackDuck, discusses the risks and opportunities of open source software development.
Security and Analytics Among the Top Emerging IoT Trends
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on February 23, 2016
Gartner lists the top ten most impactful Internet of Things technologies for 2017 and 2018.
AirWatch 8.3 Champions User Privacy
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on February 17, 2016
The latest update addresses a concern among users: the fear that employers are using mobile device management to spy on them.
Security and Analytics to Dominate IoT Buzz in 2016
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on February 12, 2016
Safeguarding and drawing business-boosting insights from Internet of Things data will be priorities for CIOs as the market takes off this year.
Cyber Insecurity In 2016: We Are Not Ready
By Rob Enderle | Security Article Published on January 21, 2016
Tech security remains a very real worry as we head into the new year.
Public Clouds and Disaster Recovery
By Christine Taylor | Security Article Published on December 08, 2015
Using public clouds for disaster recovery requires sifting through many vendor offerings and possible solutions. It’s also essential to examine your own priorities.
BlackBerry Leaving Pakistan over Government Monitoring
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on November 30, 2015
The device maker and MDM provider is readying its exit from the country due to government demands for a "back doors" into its messaging platforms.
Enterprises are Hoarding 'Dark' Data: Veritas
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on October 30, 2015
Businesses are losing track of their data, causing storage costs to mount and placing organizations at risk.
Half of IT Pros Fear They're Harboring a Hidden Internet of Things: ISACA
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on October 16, 2015
Giving new meaning to shadow IT, ISACA finds that many U.S. businesses may be operating IoT tech without properly accounting for it.
Top Tips For Android Security
By Matt Hartley | Security Article Published on September 21, 2015
Perfect Android security isn’t possible, but Android users can do a lot to bulk up their Android device.
Google Chrome Turns Seven, Advances with Security and Performance Gains
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published on September 03, 2015
Chrome 45 patches 29 flaws , while the new Chrome 46 bets offers the promise of improved loading performance.
Flouting Risks, IT Pros Embrace IoT Tech: Tripwire
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on August 21, 2015
They should really know better: A majority of IT professionals are introducing smart devices into their corporate networks despite policies against the practice.
Linux Concerns: Convenience vs. Security
By Bruce Byfield | Security Article Published on August 10, 2015
Is Linux secure? Only if you work at it.