Programmers can assess the security of their coding with new tool

Programmers can assess the security of their coding with new tool

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEA large group of organizations led by the SANS Institute has launched a new information security skills...

March 26th, 2007 Jaikumar Vijayan

IP telephony potential security risk for businesses

IP telephony potential security risk for businesses

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEEnterprises have been warned to avoid IP telephony for staff engaged in teleworking. While tweaking firewalls for...

March 4th, 2007 Darren Pauli

Is Vista

Is Vista

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEMicrosoft Corp. has been ballyhooing Windows Vista's security for years, saying that it will prove to be...

February 25th, 2007 Gregg Keizer

Google issues patch for desktop vulnerability

Google issues patch for desktop vulnerability

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLESecurity researchers have discovered a serious flaw in Google Inc.'s desktop software that could be used to...

February 21st, 2007 Robert McMillan

Human error ranked top security worry

Human error ranked top security worry

The SANS Institute has some controversial advice for computer security professionals looking to lock down their networks: spear-phish your employees....

November 15th, 2006 Robert McMillan

Human error is top security worry

Human error is top security worry

The SANS Institute has some controversial advice for computer security professionals looking to lock down their networks: spear-phish your employees.That's...

November 14th, 2006 Robert McMillan

Putting a PAL to work

Putting a PAL to work

Voice over IP – VoIP – is inevitable in government. It is the hottest area, and many government departments are...

October 29th, 2006 BrianOHiggins

If IT security is your priority, watch these 10 trends

If IT security is your priority, watch these 10 trends

In a keynote speech that was webcast at last month's Hack in the Box Security Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia,...

October 18th, 2006 Sumner Lemon

Microsoft fixes critical Windows, Office flaws

Microsoft fixes critical Windows, Office flaws

Microsoft Corp. has issued 10 security updates, fixing critical vulnerabilities in its Windows and Office software. Six of the updates...

October 10th, 2006 Robert McMillan