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Dell Rolls Out Security Services, Hardware for SMBs

July 28, 2010
Offerings for small businesses with big security needs range from a complete hardware solution from Juniper to managed services from KACE.
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Apple Has the Most Security Vulnerabilities: Report

July 26, 2010
Secunia's report doesn't measure the severity of security flaws, but it says some interesting things about how the focus of malware attacks has shifted.
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Are Virtual Servers Less Secure Than Physical Servers?

March 19, 2010
Research firm Gartner argues in a new report that servers that are virtualized end up being less secure than before when it comes to network security.
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Should Malware-Infected PCs Be Banished?

March 3, 2010
Microsoft proposes throwing malware-infected PCs into quarantine and denying them Internet access. The company also announces availability for its new identity management product.
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White House Declassifies Cybersecurity Plan

March 3, 2010
Obama's Internet security advisor tells RSA crowd they need to secure their data, but his big news was the disclosure of a White House initiative.
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Symantec Chief Says Cloud Security the Next Step

March 2, 2010
Information is gold and cyber villains are getting more aggressive in their attempts to steal it. Data theft requires new ways of thinking, says Symantec CEO Enrique Salem at RSA.
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Security Hole Could Affect All iPhones

December 4, 2009
The good news is a white-hat hacker uncovered the vulnerability and has passed on information about the problem. But how soon will it be fixed?
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Mac Snow Leopard Update Offers Bug Fixes

November 10, 2009
The Apple Snow Leopard update 10.6.2, nearly 500MB in size, offers fixes for 58 bugs.
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Snow Leopard Bug Erases Personal Data

October 13, 2009
After logging off the computer and logging back as a guest, users may find their personal data completely erased.
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Developer: iPhone Security is Weak

July 27, 2009
A developer who specializes in iPhone forensics claims that the handheld's encryption technology is implemented poorly.
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Microsoft's 'Gazelle' Browser: More Secure?

February 24, 2009
A new approach to coding the browser may help Microsoft offer more security than has ever been possible with Internet Explorer.
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U.S. Government Faces IT Security Gaps

February 17, 2009
The problems with breaches and computer losses show no signs of ceasing.
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Microsoft Starts The Year With Modest Fix List

January 14, 2009
After the madness of December, January comes in like a lamb with only one critical fix.
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Intel, Ericsson Aim For Better Laptop Security

December 15, 2008
Instead of waiting for a laptop to connect to the Internet, a kill message can be sent via SMS. Finally, texting has a practical use.
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Teed Up for November: Office, Windows Fixes

November 12, 2008
Only two fixes, one critical, and neither is in a core operating system or application. Still, don't take them lightly.
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Microsoft Rushes Out Urgent Windows Fix

October 24, 2008
Rare out-of-band fix affects all versions of Windows. Fix is available now.
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Palin E-mail 'Hack' Was Hardly a Hack

September 22, 2008
A quick Google search yielded everything the cracker needed to know to reset Palin's Yahoo e-mail password. So what is your mother's maiden name?
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Newer vPro Sports More Security Features

August 21, 2008
Second generation coming next month, Nehalem support due in a year.
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San Francisco Hack: Where Was the Oversight?

July 24, 2008
UPDATED: Private companies are supposed to follow best practices for internal security. Experts are amazed that San Francisco wasn't doing the same.
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