AETs are designed to evade next generation firewalls. A free tool can help security admins identify potential weaknesses in firewalls.
Microsoft Windows PowerShell and JEA simplify the process of moving from global administrator accounts to limited local accounts, a best practice in securing Windows Server-based systems.
Experts say increased automation and better analytics will help security teams overwhelmed by Big Data.
LinkedIn researchers find piles of SSL configuration flaws in mobile apps and so can you.
What does the Library of Sparta have to do with modern IT security? Military strategies are increasingly common in cybersecurity – and with good reason.
Black Hat workshop to discuss security concerns of software-as-a-service applications. Not surprisingly, uninformed users pose some of the biggest risks.
File sharing and sync (FSS) services like Dropbox can expose sensitive corporate data. Luckily, there are enterprise-grade FSS alternatives.
While BYOD still worries infosec pros, vendors like Microsoft are easing concerns by offering authentication and management capabilities.
Use-after-free memory errors often crop up in software application code.
Train users to read and heed mobile application permissions, says McAfee Labs.
Security compliance is a complex and sometimes onerous task. Here we offer advice on best practices that can help, along with a guide to available tools.
Most IT pros consider compliance a hassle. Yet the tools of compliance can empower security technologies and simplify risk management. Better yet, some of those tools are free.
A managed security service provider (MSSP) is a good option for cloud security, say experts.
Administrators use application performance management (APM) tools to meet ebbs and flows of demand. But few leverage the security benefits offered by APM solutions.
Personally identifiable information, or PII, is especially valuable to hackers. Here's how to make sure they don't get their hands on it.
Trying to make a case for purchasing a mobile device management solution? Our MDM ROI calculator can help.
Static analysis tools can help software developers produce more secure applications. Here is what you need to know when evaluating such tools for your organization.
What can you do to reduce your risk from Heartbleed? eSecurity Planet has got you covered.
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.
Don't hate Dropbox. New approaches are evolving to help security teams deal with threats posed by cloud file sharing in the enterprise.
Protecting your data is one thing, but what about insuring it? If you are considering cyber insurance, here are some facts you need to know.
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