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Latest Security articles

Is Java now too dangerous to use?

Java is under fire once again. So why is everyone worried this time?

What to do when your PC is likely infected with malware

Perhaps you should try out a bootable malware scanner, which scan your hard drive outside of Windows

The 9 greatest IT security threats

Hacking has evolved from one-person crime of opportunity to an open market of sophisticated malware backed by crime syndicates and money launders

How did hackers bypass Apple to access an iCloud account?

Based on my experience with Apple support, that is not an easy thing to do

Mobile phones: security tokens for the next decade?

Mobile phones could replace hardware tokens over the next 10 years, if organistions are willing to accept them, says Entrust

Google Bouncer beaten at Black Hat 2012

Trustwave to show how it outwitted Google Play defense against Android malware; Stonesoft to air free 'Evader' detection tool

Dealing with key trends during an IT disaster recovery

Cloud services, virtualisation, BYOD and social CRM are key factors influencing disaster recovery

Will RIM survive the patent minefield?

The last thing the BlackBerry maker needs is a battle over patents with Mformation

SaaS worries: Protecting information on a network with blurring perimeters

Our manager seeks a way to protect information on a network whose perimeter is blurring in the age of SaaS

Black hat vs white hat - the fight for the London 2012 Olympics

At the 2012 London Olympics this summer, hackers will be out in full force

Using Big Data to boost IT security

Big Data technology and techniques can considerably enhance IT security professionals in their hunt for threats and systemic weaknesses

Network virtualisation will lead to security control changes

Gartner analyst says the future lies in a hybrid physical/virtual security technology

Spammers staying ahead of filters and law enforcement

Email spam is waning, but it's getting smarter to keep the money coming in

How cybercriminals and hacktivists use DDoS tools to attack

Remote access, shell booters, low-orbit ion cannons - read all about it here

Six ways to protect against the new actively exploited Java vulnerability

Security researchers proposed several methods to protect computers from being compromised via a new Java vulnerability

Gauss malware - What you need to know

We answer some frequently asked questions about the Gauss virus

Defcon Wi-Fi hack called no threat to enterprise WLANs

Experts say attack against one part of Wi-Fi network security at Defcon will have zero impact on enterprise WLANS

Dangerous assumptions about clouds

Attorneys Christopher Wolf and Winston Maxwell debunk common assumptions about 'local clouds', the Patriot Act, and (many) governments' access to data

Blackhat SEOs and managing the Google threat

Many users have 'a relationship of convenience' with Google, but security must be aware of how services identify, track and profile users

Why employees shouldn't be trained for security awareness

Instead of spending resources on trying to teach employees to be secure, companies should focus on securing the environment and segmenting the network

The worst security muddles (so far) of 2012

Could things really be this bad?

The Internet has created 'the largest trust gap' in history, says Bruce Schneier

Trust is at the heart of security, argues Bruce Schneier in his latest book, 'Liars and Outliers'

HTML5 is not a panacea: Magic Software

Latest version of HTML may revolutionise content delivery, but enterprises need to understand security and other risks

LinkedIn breach reminds us to safeguard ourselves online

Firewall Experts founder and CEO Cory Flynn runs through 10 online safeguards

Cybercrime is 'much bigger than al Qaeda' in the US

Has the US started a cyberwar by admitting that Flame is part of a cyberweapons programme?

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