Next-gen firewalls will need wide variety of features

Next-gen firewalls will need wide variety of features

The Jericho Forum predicts a day when it will be unnecessary to build network perimeter defenses with firewalls, but in...

October 3rd, 2007 Tim Greene

TJX mishandled private data, Commissioner says

TJX mishandled private data, Commissioner says

TJX and its retail companies collected too much information, held it too long and used inadequate encryption technology to protect...

September 25th, 2007 Shane Schick

There’s more to privacy than security, says Toronto professor

There’s more to privacy than security, says Toronto professor

A new university program has been launched to address the need for a more holistic approach to privacy, identity and...

September 25th, 2007 Lisa Williams

Virtualization

Virtualization

Virtualized environments are often overlooked when it comes to security – a bad practice considering such environments have been identified...

September 16th, 2007 Kathleen Lau

Canada gives lawful access another look

Canada gives lawful access another look

The federal government has rekindled debates around lawful access with the launch of a consultation process that discusses the possibility...

September 13th, 2007 Mari-Len De Guzman

Nortel CEO gets security call-up from President Bush

Nortel CEO gets security call-up from President Bush

Nortel president and CEO Mike Zafirovski is set to receive a nomination to the National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee (NSTAC)...

July 12th, 2007 Lisa Williams

InterGovWorld.com community blogs

InterGovWorld.com community blogs

Consumer groups push for net neutrality rulesThree consumer groups repeated their calls for a U.S. law to prevent broadband providers...

July 10th, 2007 InterGovWorld.com readers

GPLv3

GPLv3

"When fate hands you a lemon," wrote Dale Carnegie many years ago, "make lemonade." Replace the word "fate" with "Microsoft"...

June 27th, 2007 Joaquim P. Menezes

Linux community split on Microsoft patent claims

Linux community split on Microsoft patent claims

The Linux community is splitting -- right down the middle, at this point -- over Microsoft Corp.'s controversial claims that...

June 24th, 2007 Todd R Weiss