Security technology

ENISA report highlights critical barriers to effective cyber insurance market

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Empirical evidence needs collecting and understanding to make market more active, says security agency
29 Jun 2012

Gallery: IBM shows off the technology underpinning Wimbledon

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IBM shows the predictive analytics, web and security technology that keeps the Wimbledon Tennis Championships online
27 Jun 2012

‘I’m not a fan of BYOD’ says Visa Europe CTO

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Device independence fine in theory, says Visa CTO, but security should be paramount
21 Jun 2012

IBM upgrades AppScan to challenge mobile security risks

AppScan to address increased BYOD and Android threats
06 Jun 2012

Cyber security debate shifts from technology to psychology

The kids aren't all right, says speaker at Westminster Cyber eForum
01 Jun 2012

Viral marketing at Egress Software

Tony Pepper, CEO at Egress Software, desribes his firm's innovative way of marketing its technology through existing customers
01 Jun 2012

Cyber crime fighters must focus on risk management, rather than prevention

Security professionals should not waste time on low-level threats, says Royal Holloway Information Security expert. And learn from their mistakes
30 May 2012

A report from the IT Security Analyst and CISO forum 2012


22 May 2012

Kaspersky Lab backtracks on statement, clarifies relationship with Apple

Security tests were not invited, but Apple is "open to collaboration", claims outspoken Kaspersky CTO
14 May 2012

MoD chief: There is more risk than ever of data being compromised

Captain Simon Wise says the MoD is continually under cyber attack
25 Apr 2012

Fortinet maintains market lead in unified threat management market – Gartner

Unified threat management market increases by one fifth to $1.2bn
24 Apr 2012

Oracle fixes 88 security flaws in critical patch update

Multiple products are affected by the updates, including Oracle Enterprise Manager, Oracle Database Server, Oracle Fusion Middleware, and Oracle Sun products
19 Apr 2012

Apple developing fix for Flashback malware

Working with ISPs as well as tackling Java security flaw, says company
11 Apr 2012

Leeds City Council secures mobile devices

Public authority has enabled BYOD, and selected MobileIron to help secure both corporate and employee-owned mobile devices
04 Apr 2012

Report: Criminals switching tactics to breach cyber defences

IBM’s X-Force study has good news and bad news for security chiefs
22 Mar 2012

UK companies risk data loss on consumer cloud sites

Survey reveals the dangerous side of consumerisation
19 Mar 2012

UK technology during 2012

This campaign, which will run throughout the year, will examine the state of our domestic IT industry at a time when the country will be at the centre of global attention.
15 Mar 2012

IT leaders cruising for a denial-of-service bruising, says security expert

Report finds nearly one in five UK firms experienced a DDOS attack in 2011
23 Feb 2012

Google fixes vulnerabilities in Chrome and adds malware detector

The search firm adds feature to scan downloaded executable files for evidence of malicious intent
09 Feb 2012

Stolen Facebook and Twitter log-ins on sale for $30 each

Cyber criminals also flogging log-ins for cPanel website administration
08 Feb 2012

Imperva CTO criticises Oracle's patching process

Suggests Oracle may not be dedicating sufficient resources to its patching process and that some flaws are being left unfixed
19 Jan 2012

Visa: Year of Olympics will be watershed for contactless payments

The 2012 Olympics is expected to be a technology showcase for both contactless and NFC payments
13 Jan 2012

Law firm adopts cloud-based disaster recovery solution

Leeds-based Clarion implements Vision Solutions' Double Take Availability
09 Jan 2012

IT defences cost UK business £3bn a year

And spending is predicted to rise at 10 per cent a year
01 Dec 2011