Enterprises have long relied on network monitoring tools to troubleshoot connectivity problems. The same tools have evolved into an important way to ensure networks are secure.
The rise of the blended threat has dealt a fatal blow to many single-purpose security products, making it much harder to protect networks from intrusions and compromises. Still, network administrators … more »
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.
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?
Data breaches and data losses are just the beginning when it comes to cyber insurance. Policies may also cover such items as data forensics.
User passwords are often a weak link in the corporate security chain. How can security pros make users adhere to strong password policies?
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.