Security technology

Oracle releases fix for zero-day Java exploit as attacks increase

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Company admits bug can impact availability, integrity and confidentiality of systems
31 Aug 2012

UK data breaches up by 1,000 per cent in five years

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'Startling' figures from Imation Corp reveal massive security breaches across all sectors
30 Aug 2012

New Java exploit details emerge as attacks escalate; no patch from Oracle yet

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Hacked applet can 'do anything Java can' says security expert
28 Aug 2012

Balancing the books: flexible working in smaller businesses

As home working and BYOD become more common, smaller businesses need to put them on a more formal footing
08 Aug 2012

Apple pays £226m for digital security company Authentec

'Apple is working on iPhone 5 fingerprint tech' says security expert
27 Jul 2012

LGfL selects 'simplicity' of CentraStage over 'over-complicated' Kaseya

Simplicity of user interface made LGfL select CentraStage's remote management tool
27 Jul 2012

Redrafted US cyber security act could still threaten internet freedom

Lieberman’s latest could contain hidden concerns
23 Jul 2012

Microsoft revokes trust in 28 of its digital certificates

Flame malware legacy lives on as Patch Tuesday becomes critical security fest
11 Jul 2012

Will Alureon 'Internet Doomsday' virus cause net 'blackout' on Monday?

Government support servers for last November’s virus attack shutting down on 9 July
06 Jul 2012

"Can Apple be trusted with customer data?" asks DataCash

Mobile payments should be left to the experts, says transaction processing firm
05 Jul 2012

Video: IT at UEFA in 2012

UEFA's head of ICT, Daniel Marion, tells Computing about the organisation's policies on BYOD and IT security
05 Jul 2012

Corporate America has 'no security at all' claims authentication expert

ENCAP CEO Thomas Bostrøm Jørgensen blasts 'monstrous' losses racked up due to poor security
04 Jul 2012

ENISA report highlights critical barriers to effective cyber insurance market

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

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

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