A well-known problem in the way that Internet Explorer handles user cookies can be exploited to allow an attacker to hijack MSN Messenger sessions, according to a bulletin published by a U.K. security researcher.
Irish security vendor Accelerated Encryption Processing Ltd. on Monday will unveil two additions to its line of SSL accelerators, including a chip that can handle as many as 10,000 transactions per second.
Spending on security-related technology would jump to $4.2 billion from $2.7 billion this year. That increase is part of an overall hike in federal IT spending. Under Bush's budget plan, government agencies would get $52 billion in 2003 for IT projects, u
Individual privacy, whether that of a person browsing online, employees at work, medical patients or banking patrons, is increasingly being treated like a rowdy churl best tossed into the gutter, rather than a basic right to be handled with the utmost res
Network management provider Micromuse Inc. last week announced plans to launch a security management initiative that will leverage the scalability of its Netcool event handler to centralize security management.
Novell Inc. on Monday joined the Liberty Alliance Project single sign-on effort, adding yet another marquee name to what is shaping up to be a partisan fight over the future of identity management on the Web.
Speaking to a group of privacy and security officers at the Privacy and Data Security Summit here Friday, Richard Microsoft¡¯s corporate privacy officer outlined an extensive privacy program that requires every department to survey itself on a