Security

The First Rule of Security: Do Not Talk About Your Password
Tripwire tests RSA conference goers on this basic tenet of IT security.
Endpoint Security for BYOD
Everyone wants to bring personal devices into the workplace; these tips will help keep your network secure.
If PCI DSS Compliance Isn’t a Daily Requirement, It Should Be
The general manager of the PCI Security Standards Council encourages daily security compliance.
When Ex-Employees Attack: How IT Should Respond
An IT worker shares his experience after a former coworker wreaked havoc through a deactivated Exchange account.
Protect Your Browser with HTTPS Everywhere
The EFF arms users with a plug-in to help make web browsing safer.
5 Tips to Effectively Measure Security
A good metrics program can go a long way toward justifying a business’s investments.
Review: Trend Micro Worry-Free Business Security Services
Software as a service option blocks threats without degrading performance.
Data Blackholes Highlight the Need for a User Bill of Rights
The questions over who has the right to keep and use user data remain unanswered.
Passwords Aren’t Sufficient, but What’s the Best Alternative?
An analyst thinks better authentication methods will remain unclear for a while.
PCI DSS for Mobile Payments Remains an Open Question
The PCI Security Standards Council has yet to establish standards in mobile payments.
Is the Future of IT Security In Espionage?
With hacktivists taking up arms against major companies and organizations, businesses could turn to counterintelligence...
Review: Symantec Endpoint Protection 12
Sorry hackers: This latest user-friendly version of the antivirus software reinvents the virus protection mold.

Security

Heartbleed: What Should Your... |
One of the biggest security vulnerabilities has almost every user and every industry...
Why Businesses Need a Next-G... |
Devices investigate patterns that could indicate malicious activity.
Review: HP TippingPoint S105... |
Next-generation firewall can easily replace a stand-alone intrusion prevention system....

Storage

The New Backup Utility Proce... |
Just getting used to the Windows 8 workflow? Prepare for a change.
How to Perform Traditional W... |
With previous versions going unused, Microsoft radically reimagined the backup utility in...
5 Easy Ways to Build a Bette... |
While large enterprises have the resources of an entire IT department behind them, these...

Infrastructure Optimization

Businesses Must Step Careful... |
Slow and steady wins the race as businesses migrate IT operations to service providers,...
Why Cloud Security Is More E... |
Cloud protection services enable companies to keep up with security threats while...
Ensure Uptime Is in Your Dat... |
Power and cooling solutions support disaster recovery and create cost savings and...

Networking

Securing the Internet of Thi... |
As excitement around the connected-device future grows, technology vendors seek ways to...
How to Maximize WAN Bandwidt... |
Understand six common problems that plague wide area networks — and how to address them.
Linksys Makes a Comeback in... |
The networking vendor introduced several new Smart Switch products at Interop this week.

Mobile & Wireless

Mobility: A Foundational Pie... |
Other technologies rely on mobile computing, which has the power to change lives, Lextech...
Now that Office for iPad Is... |
After waiting awhile for Microsoft’s productivity suite to arrive, professionals who use...
Visualization Can Help Busin... |
Companies need to put their data in formats that make it consumable anytime, anywhere.

Hardware & Software

Review: HP TippingPoint S105... |
Next-generation firewall can easily replace a stand-alone intrusion prevention system....
New Challenges in Software M... |
IT trends such as cloud, virtualization and BYOD pose serious hurdles for software...
Visualization Can Help Busin... |
Companies need to put their data in formats that make it consumable anytime, anywhere.