The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
Colleges and universities are being encouraged to scrutinize their systems to keep them from being hijacked in DDoS (distributed denial-of-service) attacks.
By Lucian Constantin | 10 May, 2013 16:42
Adobe has warned users of its ColdFusion application server platform of a critical vulnerability that could give unauthorized users access to sensitive files stored on their servers.
By Lucian Constantin | 09 May, 2013 14:50
Domain registrar Name.com forced its customers to reset their account passwords on Wednesday following a security breach on the company's servers that might have resulted in customer information being compromised.
By Lucian Constantin | 09 May, 2013 11:55
SecurEnvoy has upgraded its SMS-based system for two-factor authentication with the ability for users to receive one-time passwords via a landline telephone call and enter them using the telephone keys.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 25 April, 2013 12:34
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is looking to expand its security offerings with hosted intrusion protection appliances and more extensive encryption features, as it looks to increase the level of protection users can get in its cloud.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 24 April, 2013 09:52
An assessment of the information security department shows that it has a lot of growing up to do yet.
By Mathias Thurman | 05 November, 2012 11:15
Both Google's and Apple's mobile platforms have security drawbacks and advantages. Is there a clear winner?
By Kenneth van Wyk | 30 October, 2012 20:44
When a security manager's company sells software, he can't ignore the potential vulnerability of those products.
By Mathias Thurman | 22 October, 2012 10:12