Dennis Fisher

Symantec Revamps Security Architecture

Symantec Corp. last week unveiled a sweeping new security architecture as well as a new set of technologies, which are designed to correlate and filter data gleaned from dozens...

Worm Masquerades as Microsoft Patch

A new worm purporting to contain a patch to defend against MyDoom is attacking Windows machines throughout Europe and parts of North America.Sober.D appeared last week and began spreading...

SQL Server Worm on the Loose

A new worm that attacks a popular Microsoft Corp. database product is spreading rapidly on the Internet and is showing no signs of slowing down, security experts say.The worm...

Securing Web Services

While many of the security concerns IT managers have about Web services have centered on access and identity management, another issue is becoming just as common: Web services vulnerability.To...

Insecurity Marks Security Forum

There was a palpable sense of anxiety among attendees and exhibitors at the RSA Conference earlier this month, and not just because the show was in the fun-free zone...

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How to Encourage a New Generation of Leaders in the Remote Workplace

Companies are starting to finalize their long-term work plans, with many choosing to stay remote for the foreseeable future. The flexible, remote work option will...

F5 Acquires Threat Stack, Continuing Its Transition to a Security Company

F5 has announced an agreement to acquire Boston-based Threat Stack for $68M. The purchase of Threat Stack is F5’s fourth acquisition in the past...

Cloudera’s Ram Venkatesh on Hybrid Cloud and the Cloudera Roadmap

I spoke with Ram Venkatesh, Chief Technology Officer at Cloudera, about the company’s shifts, and how the Cloudera Data Platform serves a hybrid environment. Among...

Secure Cloud Migration: Beware Identity Failures and Misconfigurations

According to Gartner, the worldwide public cloud services market grew 40.7% in 2020. But despite how commonplace it now is, a cloud migration can...

How Tech Companies Can Boost Cyber Defenses: Building a Cyber-First Culture

Today’s accelerated pace of digital transformation brings significant opportunities for businesses to grow and drive value for shareholders. At the same time, the rise...