6 steps to Internet privacy on Google

6 steps to Internet privacy on Google

I use more than a dozen different Google services on a regular basis. Is that a bad thing for my...

May 10th, 2009 Robert L. Mitchell

Why you shouldn’t use Windows’ built-in encryption tool

Why you shouldn’t use Windows’ built-in encryption tool

BON3KRUSH3R wants to password protect certain folders. Should he use the NTFS-based encryption that comes with Windows? Windows 200, XP...

October 28th, 2008 Lincoln Spector

British retailer ordered to encrypt all laptop hard drives

British retailer ordered to encrypt all laptop hard drives

LONDON – After the theft of a laptop with personal information on 26,000 employees, British retailer Marks & Spencer has...

January 24th, 2008 Computerworld UK staff hs

Voltage unveils SecureFile encryption tool

Voltage unveils SecureFile encryption tool

Voltage Security Inc., a Palo Alto, Calif. cryptography vendor, has announced SecureFile, which the vendor says will encrypt files of...

January 22nd, 2008 Greg Meckbach

Failure to encrypt data leads to U.K. criticism

Failure to encrypt data leads to U.K. criticism

In a parliamentary debate over HM Revenue and Customs loss of 25 million people's records, opposition MPs have attacked the...

November 29th, 2007 Tash Shifrin

TJX theft highlights need for firm plan

TJX theft highlights need for firm plan

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEThe exposure of 45.7 million credit and debit card numbers in the TJX data theft should serve...

April 12th, 2007 Jon Brodkin

Crypto-ready tapes launched

Crypto-ready tapes launched

Sun Microsystems Inc. and IBM Corp. have both introduced data tape encryption technology, protecting against a security breach that can...

September 28th, 2006 Robert Mullins

Desktops go virtual

Desktops go virtual

Virtualization has existed in one form or another for years, but Forrester Research predicts that, with advances in technology and...

February 2nd, 2006 Jeff Jedras

SSH boosts e-commerce security

SSH boosts e-commerce security

SSH Communications Security Corp. next month plans to release its Tectia product suite for securing access to proprietary e-commerce applications...

October 20th, 2003 Ellen Messmer