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Protecting your data centres with a multi-layered approach

An integrated security system adds layers of protection to secure data centres. A criterion for selecting protection measures to safeguard a data centre is to consider these five layers to ease burdens.

First steps to cyber risk management

Lots of organizations today are struggling to find options that can effectively help deal with cyber security threats, including assessing and measuring cyber risk...

Worried companies block Facebook

The security backlash against Facebook has taken a new twist with a survey finding that large numbers of employees are now being blocked from accessing it.

IT plays ‘key role’ in securing Canada’s critical infrastructure

The information technology (IT) sector has a role to play alongside government and law enforcement agencies to protect the country's critical infrastructure against cyber threats, said RCMP corporal Timothy Cooke at the CIPS Informatics conference this week

Don’t ban mp3 players – control them, says Canadian expert

Blanket bans on mp3s and USB sticks in response to perceived security threats have silenced cubicles in many Canadian offices. But at least one Canadian security consultant believes just blackballing these devices can do more harm.

Google Desktop 3 may pose security risk, Gartner warns

Google Desktop 3 beta poses a security risk to many companies and use of the software should be tightly controlled, Gartner Inc. said in a research note last week.

Gates calls for ‘trustworthy computing’

Bill Gates is getting serious about security. Microsoft Corp.'s chairman and chief software architect is calling on the software giant's 49,000 employees worldwide to make "trustworthy computing" the company's highest priority.

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