Articles By Jaikumar Vijayan

Attacks fuel concerns about RSA SecurID breach

Attacks fuel concerns about RSA SecurID breach

Recent attacks against two major defense contractors are fueling concerns about the extent to which RSA's SecurID two-factor authentication technology...

June 2nd, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
Honda Canada warns customers of data breach

Honda Canada warns customers of data breach

Honda Canada has issued a warning that a data breach exposed the personal data of an unspecified number of customers.The company...

May 26th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
BI must become part of broad IT strategy: experts

BI must become part of broad IT strategy: experts

Companies that tie business intelligence capabilities to broad IT performance management practices and strategic goals can gain a significant strategic...

May 9th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
Microsoft offers $7.5M for IPv4 addresses from Nortel

Microsoft offers $7.5M for IPv4 addresses from Nortel

Microsoft has agreed to pay $7.5 million to purchase a block of 666,624 IPv4 addresses from bankrupt Canadian telecom equipment...

March 25th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
McAfee to buy database security vendor Sentrigo

McAfee to buy database security vendor Sentrigo

Intel subsidiary McAfee has agreed to buy database security vendor Sentrigo for an undisclosed sum.The proposed acquisition would add to...

March 23rd, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
Health Net discloses loss of data to 1.9 million customers

Health Net discloses loss of data to 1.9 million customers

Health Net, a provider of managed health care services, said that it's alerting some 1.9 million customers that nine server...

March 17th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
Banks may soon require new online authentication steps

Banks may soon require new online authentication steps

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) could soon release new guidelines for banks to use when authenticating users to...

January 25th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
Oracle patching fewer database flaws, says researcher

Oracle patching fewer database flaws, says researcher

Oracle Corp.'s ability to address vulnerabilities in its core database technologies may be hampered by the vast number of products...

January 20th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
Oracle adds more products, patches fewer database flaws

Oracle adds more products, patches fewer database flaws

Oracle Corp.'s ability to address vulnerabilities in its core database technologies may be hampered by the vast number of products...

January 19th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
Three fired for accessing EHRs of Tucson victims

Three fired for accessing EHRs of Tucson victims

Three employees at Tucson's University Medical Center have been fired for improperly accessing the medical records of some of the...

January 13th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan