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Linux ransomware spreading faster than initial reports

A recently-discovered Linux file-encrypting ransomware is spreading faster than first thought, security researchers have warned, a red flag for CISOs...

November 16th, 2015 Howard Solomon

The Internet

Spam bot leverages Linux-based CMSs, report warns

For some time infosec pros have known that plugins for WordPress, Joomla and other content management systems are being leveraged...

November 2nd, 2015 Howard Solomon

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LinuxCon 2015: A recap in 8 images


August 24th, 2015 Shane Schick

Generalist versus specialist IT professionals

IBM scale-out systems to run cloud solutions

A number of trends are shaking the foundations of the enterprise computing landscape. The rise of mobile computing demands access...

Sponsored By: IBM

Koos Lodewijkx, IBM's CISO. ITWC photo by Howard Solomon

SC Congress: Use Linux to fight malware, and let business learn security-speak

With over 30 sessions in two days there was a lot to cover at this year's SC Congress conference in...

June 12th, 2015 Howard Solomon

IBM Building

IBM’s stagnation is ending

IBM is showing signs of life. In the last quarter, the company made progress in its hardware business. The z13...

April 28th, 2015 Chris Lau

Cloud Computing

5 must read cloud stories for April 9

Is HP leaving the cloud? By the end of October Hewlett-Packard will be effectively split into two companies – one...

April 9th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano


5 must-read cloud stories for March 24

Coca-Cola takes a sip of software virtualization Coca-Cola Co. is one of the many companies betting on virtualization to boost security....

March 24th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

Microsoft, Windows 10, operating system

Linux lovers fear Windows 10 lockout

Microsoft's move to alter its User Extensible Firmware Interface(UEFI) Secure Boot standard in Windows 10 that has many users of...

March 24th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano