Data Security

Data-driven defence will best protect enterprises, says expert

Tunnel vision is a phrase that describes looking too narrowly at a problem. To use a cliché, you don’t see...

October 25th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Mobile Security

Carriers, privacy advocates should work closely on new mobile protocols: Report

Everybody loves video on mobile devices -- users love it because it's entertaining and informative, carrier executives love it because...

October 25th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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DevOps and security need to become better friends

The road to hell is paved with good intentions, and while nearly all respondents in a recent HP Enterprise survey...

October 25th, 2016 Gary Hilson

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CIOs, CISOs have to work together

CIOs and CISOs can be good friends, but that doesn't mean they get along when it comes time to marshaling...

October 24th, 2016 Howard Solomon


DDoS attack signals time for a two-tier Internet to boost security: Expert

Last week’s distributed denial-of-service attack that temporarily crippled managed DNS provider Dyn. Inc., customers including Twitter has prompted a security...

October 24th, 2016 Howard Solomon


Over 70,000 Canadian credit cards suddenly on sale on dark web: SecTor

Some Canadian organizations like to think they’re safer from cyber attack because of the relatively few publicly-reported data breaches here....

October 21st, 2016 Howard Solomon

cloud security

Skyhigh CASB now arranges capabilities by admin users

With CISOs increasingly having to deal with the cloud officially – with management signing up for cloud-based services – or...

October 20th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Infosec pros worry about cyber security funding for smart cities

As the global economy has slowed an increasing number of local governments have launched smart city initiatives, hoping not only...

October 20th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Better trained people, not technology, will improve cyber security, SecTor told

Looking back over his 18 years in the cyber security industry Chris Pogue sees nothing to boast about. “Arguably we...

October 20th, 2016 Howard Solomon