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Don’t let high-profile security attacks dominate your security efforts

By Craig Lawson, Gartner, Inc. With cyber attacks such as WannaCry and Petya wreaking havoc around the world, as well...

November 8th, 2017 Gartner

Cyber Risk Report 2016

Cyber Risk Report 2016

The report examines the nature of prevalent vulnerabilities that leave organizations open to risk, and how adversaries take advantage of those...

February 18th, 2016 IT World Canada Team

Next-Generation Network Security: A Buyers’ Guide

This white paper outlines the factors that compel organizations to look at next-generation security solutions. It also provides a succinct...

February 17th, 2015 IT World Canada Team

Open source code libraries rife with vulnerabilities

Open source code libraries rife with vulnerabilities

FRAMINGHAM - A study of how 31 popular open-source code libraries were downloaded over the past 12 months found that...

March 30th, 2012 Ellen Messmer

IBM releases security tool for ongoing app design

IBM releases security tool for ongoing app design

ORLANDO – IBM Corp. on Tuesday launched a slew ofnew security offerings that it said would help software and Web...

June 8th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

HP patches OpenView vulnerabilities

HP patches OpenView vulnerabilities

Hewlett-Packard Co. has issued a number of patches for a component in its OpenView software package. The company advises administrators...

December 10th, 2009 joab jackson

Amazon downplays cloud vulnerability report

Amazon downplays cloud vulnerability report

Amazon said today that it has taken steps to mitigate a security issue in its cloud computing infrastructure that was...

October 29th, 2009 Jaikumar Vijayan

Apple patches 18 Mac vulnerabilities

Apple patches 18 Mac vulnerabilities

Apple Inc. on Wednesday patched 18 vulnerabilities in Mac OS X, including half a dozen that could let hackers hijack...

August 6th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Common sense will protect against Gumblar: Analyst

Common sense will protect against Gumblar: Analyst

The best way IT managers can protect against the rapidly spreading Gumblar attack, which some security experts now say contributes...

May 25th, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo