Security technology

Suspected hackers arrested over alleged plot to steal millions from Santander

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Twelve men in London in custody after a device was fitted to a PC in Surrey Quays branch
13 Sep 2013

Will a lack of trust in the cloud prevent ‘encryption nirvana'?

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Richard Moulds of Thales e-Security weighs up the various encryption models available to enterprises
04 Sep 2013

MobileIron integrates with Salesforce for enterprise mobility management

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One billion mobile enterprise devices all need to be managed, says MobileIron's Ojas Rege
27 Aug 2013

GCHQ runs secret Middle East internet surveillance station as part of Tempora

Station intercepts all data that passes through underwater fibre-optic cables
23 Aug 2013

The future of cybersecurity and BYOD at Network Rail

Peter Gothard visits Network Rail's head of IS strategy, Simon Goodman, to find out more about the company's cybersecurity policy
19 Aug 2013

Google introduces encryption to Google Cloud Storage - but NSA will still have easy access

Server-side encryption will secure user data from attack. But Google will hold the keys
16 Aug 2013

IBM to acquire Israeli financial security specialist Trusteer

Trusteer's software is used by 16 of the US and UK's top banks, claims IBM
15 Aug 2013

Is voice biometrics a worthy gatekeeper for Barclays call centres?

Barclays Wealth is using voice biometrics to improve the performance of its call centre, but is the bank in danger of compromising its security for sake of a little more convenience for its customers
06 Aug 2013

Facebook pays boy of 13 share of $1m for amateur security testing

329 'bounties' paid out in two years, with two job offers made by social network’s 'Bug Bounty' programme
05 Aug 2013

Google updates SSL certificates to 2048-bit encryption

Certificate chain also changing as company cites security concerns for overhaul
31 Jul 2013

'Execs don't understand how to fix cyber security problem'

While 'maniacs run around' with mobile devices, executives are aware of a security problem, but don't understand how to address it
25 Jul 2013

Hackers have the advantage in cyber arms race, security expert tells Computing

Red October hackers worked as if they were in a nine-to-five job, says BAE Systems Detica head of cyber security Tom Burton
24 Jul 2013

Cisco acquires Sourcefire for $2.7bn

Deal will help Cisco to deliver 'pervasive advanced threat protection'
23 Jul 2013

Government to review Huawei's UK cyber security centre

Whitehall seeks to ensure it has right security measures in place
18 Jul 2013

Extent of Microsoft's involvement with Prism revealed

Redmond giant denies providing "blanket access" to Outlook, SkyDrive and Skype
12 Jul 2013

Goverment agents asked to stay away from hacking convention following Snowden PRISM revelations

Actions of US government makes delegates 'uncomfortable', convention founder says
11 Jul 2013

Hackers stole data from Ministry of Defence contractor

Government report describes cyber threat to UK as 'disturbing in its scale and complexity'
10 Jul 2013

South Lanarkshire Council looking for IT security provider in £1m tender

Scottish council wants 24/7 threat detection as part of software and services package
09 Jul 2013

The Top 10 best iPhone apps for enterprise users

Sooraj Shah looks at the apps that can boost productivity when you're on the move
08 Jul 2013

UK needs sanctioned networks 'dedicated to government-only activity' to protect against hackers

Coventry University's Dr Siraj Shaikh tells Computing more needs to be done to protect infrastructure against hackers
01 Jul 2013

US Department of Defense to 'eliminate all firewalls'

Pentagon proposes architecture to protect data rather than networks
28 Jun 2013

DWF CTO 'absolutely aghast' that Apple did not create an MDM solution of its own

Hodkinson believes it was inevitable that iPhones and iPads would be used in enterprises
25 Jun 2013

Improper big data storage leaves security holes, says McAfee

Company's 'Needle in a Datastack' reports many organisations are ill-equipped to deal with big data-related security breaches
17 Jun 2013

Walmart selects Good and AirWatch to manage 10,000 employee devices

Walmart's subsidiaries collaborate to ensure best solutions implemented across group
12 Jun 2013