Today's sophisticated attacks can only be foiled when humans are in the loop. In part two of Future State, security expert Bruce Schneier gives advice on how to augment IR teams and processes for the future.
More organizations are realizing that strong incident response is the best way to prevent future attacks, but IR is still underfunded. In this installment of Future State, security expert Bruce Schneier lays out the state of IR today.
Russian-backed hackers could be at it again, this time targeting the White House. Experts advise businesses take a page from the hackers and get organized. Also in Searchlight: Apple CEO Tim Cook proudly comes out; Wal-Mart faces off with Apple Pay.
Where data center manager monsters creep lies the scariest, ugliest, darkest sight you've ever seen. Follow the stairs through our haunted data center -- if you dare.
Choose the right data center provider or facility now, and prevent costly errors and inadequate services later.
What goes into your data center chiller might be warmer than expected, as energy use reduction efforts threaten the capacity of CRAHs and other cooling systems.
SN blogs: This week, application development continues to extend resources to business users; smaller security companies join efforts to increase advantages.
New Extreme switch and wireless access point introduced by Extreme Networks delivers high levels of network performance at a lower price point.
New enterprise firewalls from Fortinet and SonicWall offer carrier-class speeds and feeds at a nice price.
The outdated encryption protocol was spotlighted earlier this month when Google researchers released details on the POODLE attack, which preyed on systems that support the SSL 3.0 fallback mechanism.
News roundup: Verizon gave its mobile users an early Halloween trick: a cookie that cannot be erased, despite a number of privacy concerns. Also: compromising an air-gapped computer over the air; an alleged government-funded hack against a CBS reporter and more.
Multifactor authentication technology can be complicated. Expert David Strom explains what enterprises need to know before they invest in an MFA product.
Though complex, penetration testing is worth the effort and helps make Web applications as secure as possible. Here are some tips for testing effectively.
See what distinguishes Alpha Anywhere, a platform that allows developers to quickly create prototypes of potential new applications.
Our business is relying more and more on smart process applications to manage business-critical processes. This means application security is even more important than ever. What's your advice on ensuring not only that the code is secure, but that business logic is also secure? I want to ensure that the functionality as designed isn't exploitable.
SwiftStack CEO Joe Arnold takes stock of the competitive landscape for his company’s OpenStack-based object storage software and future product direction.
SwiftStack CEO Joe Arnold delves into new Series B funding, competition, customer trends and the firm's future direction.
If predictable performance is a concern, IT planners should look for a solution that can set up a dedicated storage tier and a converged storage tier.