data security,privacy,security

Tech sector urged to help rights groups suffering cyber attacks

A Toronto-based organization focusing on information technology and communications research is calling on software and technology companies to assist human...

November 12th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

cyber crime, crime, arrest

Police close Silk Road 2.0 alleged criminal network and 400 Web sites

The dismantling this week of the SilkRoad 2.0 Web site for anonymously buying and selling alleged illegal drugs and other unlawful goods...

November 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Some IT pros still turn off security features for performance: McAfee

Every department in an enterprise is under pressure these days to increase performance, which sometimes means taking shortcuts. But a...

October 29th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Adobe hack might be worse than thought: Report

Put IT security in hands of a chief risk officer, says Canadian expert

Organizations must take IT security away from the information technology department and put it in the hand of a chief...

October 20th, 2014 Howard Solomon

FEATURE Fortinet 3810D firewall

Fortinet to increase firewall’s firepower

Fortinet Inc. will soon  have a 100 GbE rack-sized firewall in its lineup. The company said Monday its FortiGate 3810D...

October 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Cloud Safe

HP cloud service gives applications ability to protect themselves

With security breaches mounting in what can only be described as a terrible year for IT security, vendors are coming...

September 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Security Encryption Graphic

New malware exploit kits flooding market, says Cisco

Cybercrime works pretty much the same way as a capitalism does: where there’s a need for a product or service,...

August 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Security Encryption Graphic

Fortinet firewall hits 1Tbps

There are several constants in the IT world: The demand for more CPU power, for more storage and for more...

July 23rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Matrix Style Password Graphic

How the Nasdaq was hacked

There have been lots of reports that governments around the world aren't paying enough attention to protecting their critical infrastructure...

July 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon