Researchers say they've achieved a breakthrough in how encryption can be used in technology called non-volatile main memory.
Oklahoma City is using technology that not only watches for signs of any hacker activity on its municipal government network, but monitors employee online behavior to assure no one's going out of bounds.
HackLabs is expected to demonstrate how hackers perform VoIP attacks and identify weaknesses in Cisco and other VoIP phones.
Skype voice and video has tended to trigger IT security angst, and now that Microsoft has bought Skype, some observers are hoping the service will be easier to manage in a business setting.
Cloud-based security services are catching on as IT managers find more flexibility than when running their own network and security equipment.
NSS Labs today is expected to say four out of five vendors -- Palo Alto Networks, Juniper, Fortinet and SonicWall -- whose firewall equipment it said was vulnerable to a hacker exploit have corrected the problem.
A survey of 127 of cloud computing providers suggests many regard security as mainly their customer's problem.
Cisco is expected to confront last week's allegations from NSS Labs that Cisco firewalls are vulnerable to a hacker exploit known as the "TCP Split Handshake," an attack that would fool the firewall into thinking the IP connection is a trusted one inside the network.
A test by NSS Labs that found firewalls from five vendors are subject in one way or another to remote exploit by hackers has ignited furious response from vendors Fortinet and SonicWall.
Intrusion-prevention system (IPS) vendors have not found it easy to recast their appliances for use in the virtual-machine (VM) environment.
Do utilities and energy companies spend huge amounts for physical security but slight information-technology security?
Social-networking sites and shortened URLs have become the favored technologies for scam artists to lure victims to websites that attempt to push malware.
One in seven information technology companies have not reported data breaches or losses to outside government agencies, authorities or stockholders.
The online travel community TripAdvisor today informed its members that an unspecified portion of the TripAdvisor email list of its membership was stolen.
Anyone using RSA SecurID two-factor authentication tokens for remote access to sensitive information should reconsider using them until RSA, which last week admitted to a major breach of its network, clarifies exactly what was compromised, says NSS Labs.