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.
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
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.
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.