Conficker talk sanitized at Black Hat to protect investigation

Conficker talk sanitized at Black Hat to protect investigation

LAS VEGAS -- The international security team tracking down Conficker thought the masterminds behind it would have been apprehended by...

August 4th, 2009 Tim Greene

Security consequences mean virtualization will cost you more, Black Hat speaker says

Security consequences mean virtualization will cost you more, Black Hat speaker says

Will infrastructure virtualization sweep away existing switching structures while failing to grant benefits of performance, cost or improved security? Some...

August 7th, 2008 Ellen Messmer

Hacker helper or IT hero?

Hacker helper or IT hero?

Cisco Systems Inc. would have the world believe that security researcher Michael Lynn is a bad guy. Late last month...

August 18th, 2005 Michael Martin

Stepping in front of the freight train

Stepping in front of the freight train

“There are, and always have been, people who know how to crash the Internet but have so far chosen not...

August 18th, 2005 Mark Gibbs

Decoy PCs trick hackers into teaching security

Decoy PCs trick hackers into teaching security

For the best security, hack the hackers, suggest security experts who have spent several months watching malicious intruders break into...

July 17th, 2001 Andrew Brandt