Passwords are the weakest link in IT Security
Organizations are spending millions of dollars to beef up their data, application and network security, but still keep overlooking one obvious area of exposure: user passwords.
6 Simple on-line security mistakes you are already making
Identity theft is on the rise and users of social media and smartphones are more vulnerable than ever. You might think you’re safe online, but here are a few mistakes that might be making you vulnerable to identity theft.
Silent Authentication: Authenticating users without explicit login
In today's ecommerce environment, each of us logs on a large number of different websites. If we go back a decade or two, many of us logged in the Internet once and then got access to many resources.
What’s driving the rise of in Data Breaches?
Cyber insurance is growing in popularity as a means to mitigate the costs and risks associated with a data breach.
Critical Patch for Java
Oracle just released the February 2012 Critical Patch Update for Java SE. This Critical patch Update provides fixes for 14 new security vulnerabilities affecting the Java Runtime Environment and JavaFX.
Critical Patches for Flash
For the second time in less than a month, Adobe has issued an update to fix dangerous flaws in its Flash Player software. The patch addresses two vulnerabilities rated “critical,” but Adobe says it is not aware of active attacks against either flaw.
Out-of-band update for critical LNK vulnerability in Microsoft
Microsoft released a security update that resolves seven privately reported vulnerabilities and one publicly disclosed vulnerability in Internet Explorer.
March 23 - 30, 2012
SANS will be back for top notch information security training in Orlando, Florida during SANS 2012. Join us March 23-30 for audit, IT legal, security management, software and web app developer, forensics, and computer security training.
InfoSec World 2012
April 2 - 4, 2012
Over 70 Sessions to Help Solve Your Security Challenges:
-End-to-End Security for the Cloud Era
-Free Vulnerability Tools to Audit Security
SANS Northern Virginia 2012
April 15 - 20, 2012
Do you need to become a more effective leader when implementing security improvements for your organization? Are you looking for more in-depth knowledge of the theory and implementation of computer security, virtualization, or securing your private cloud.
European Identity & Cloud Conference 2012
April 17 - 20, 2012
European Identity Conference (EIC) is the place to meet with enterprise technologists, thought leaders and experts to learn about, discuss and shape the market in most significant technology topics such as Identity Management, Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (GRC) and Cloud Computing.
World Congress on Internet Security
June 10 - 12, 2012
The World Congress on Internet Security (WorldCIS-2012) is Technical Co-sponsored by IEEE UK/RI Computer Chapter and IEEE K/W Section Canada. The is an WorldCIS-2012 an international forum dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practical implementation of security on the Internet and Computer Networks