Security Index

Google Takes Steps to Improve Gmail Security
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published on December 18, 2014
Content Security Policy comes to Gmail as Google search considers flagging non SSL secured web sites.
Linux Malware vs Phishing Schemes
By Matt Hartley | Security Article Published on December 15, 2014
Are Linux users more threatened by malware or phishing schemes? The difference isn’t even close.
Can You Secure Your Business Intelligence Data in the Cloud?
By Guest Author | Security Article Published on October 22, 2014
Due diligence is one of the most important steps businesses can take before choosing a cloud computing provider.
MDM Falling Short in the Enterprise
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on September 24, 2014
A new study from Raytheon and the Ponemon Institute reveals that businesses and MDM vendors are still struggling to come to grips with BYOD.
IBM Boosts Cloud Resiliency
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published on September 23, 2014
With an eye toward the disaster recovery market, IBM opens its largest US-based cloud resiliency center.
Good Technology's MDM Is Primed for iPhone 6
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published on September 18, 2014
The smartphone and its big brother the phablet will soon start flooding the workplace, but Good Technology claim to be ready.
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.