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Intel’s 2FA solution: A security bracelet

Two-factor authentication has been touted as one of the surest ways CISOs can ensure that access to sensitive servers, databases...

August 20th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Max factor: Toughening authentication

Stung by two data breaches, the White House last month ordered a so-called "30-day Cybersecurity Sprint" to tighten IT protection...

July 3rd, 2015 Howard Solomon


Fortinet’s Solution for the Enterprise Campus: High Performance Next Generation Firewall

This five-page report outlines the trends that are impacting network security, and how Fortinet’s firewall solution offers advanced threat protection,...

May 8th, 2015 IT World Canada Team

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Intel buys Canadian firm to handle ‘password fatigue’

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) has snapped up a Montreal-based company that offers a service almost anyone can use – the...

December 1st, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Password self-service can reduce load on IT help desks

Utilizing a username and password to log on to applications and systems is the most common method of authentication in...

October 14th, 2014 Dean Wiech


Mozilla vulnerability goes BERserk

Security researchers have discovered critical forgery vulnerability in Mozilla’s Network Security Services (NSS) crypto library that could allow attackers to...

September 26th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Flaw in Active Directory puts enterprises at risk, says vendor

A startup Israeli security vendor says it has found an encryption vulnerability in Microsoft's Active Directory it says could allow an...

July 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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RSA 2014 roundup: New products from Sophos, iBoss and viaForensics

The annual RSA Conference provides an opportunity for security vendors to steal some of the spotlight from the host and...

February 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon


How simple changes can beef up passwords

Remember when the IT department used to remind users not to stick onto their computer screens post-it-notes with their passwords...

September 23rd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano