Heartbleed Especially Risky for SMBs

Enterprises with IT security staffs should find it easy to implement the patch for the Heartbleed vulnerability. But small companies may struggle to protect their websites and customers, experts say.

Every day brings new and scary disclosures about Heartbleed, a flaw affecting the popular OpenSSL data encryption that experts estimate is used by more than 60 percent of websites. Tatu Ylönen, Inventor … more »

ATMs on Windows XP: How Risky Is It?

Microsoft has ended official support for Windows XP. What does that mean for the security of the world's ATMs, most of which run XP?

Does Your Organization Need a Chief Trust Officer? [VIDEO]

Cyber Insurance Covers That? 7 Items You Might Not Know

Data breaches and data losses are just the beginning when it comes to cyber insurance. Policies may also cover such items as data forensics.

3 Tools for Enforcing Password Policies

User passwords are often a weak link in the corporate security chain. How can security pros make users adhere to strong password policies?

6 Steps for Fighting SQL Injection

Database usage is on the rise, as well as the applications that interconnect databases, meaning that SQL injection should still be a top concern for IT security pros.

Review: KnowBe4 Compliance Manager

While KnowBe4 Compliance Manager does not makes tasks associated with regulatory compliance enjoyable, reviewer Matt Sarrel finds the software does make them less onerous.