Malware writers face extradition

Officials in the U.S. and Europe signed off on a data-protection agreement intended to lay out a process for how PII is safeguarded when exchanged across borders.

SC Video: Consumers need to up password security: Keeper Security

Darren Guccione, CEO and Co-Founder of Keeper Security, stressed that consumers need to up their password complexity and be proactive when it comes to protecting their data, both in and out of the home.

Devaluing data: Payment card data

Payment card breaches continue to plague retail and online operations here in the United States, while in Europe and many Asian countries the situation is less a concern owing primarily to the use there of chip cards rather than the magnetic stripe technology ingrained into U.S. operations.

Obama administration will not push for legislation requiring mandatory encryption

President Barack Obama and his administration's stance on encryption was released this week after months of speculation and debate.

Featured: Data Breach

Dow Jones & Co. breached, current and former subscribers contacted

Hackers broke into Dow Jones & Co. systems and were able to access information on fewer than 3,500 of the company's current and former subscribers.

October issue now available

Product Reviews

IntaForensics Lima Forensic Case Management

This should be in every digital forensic lab, especially those that need to track evidence for use in court.

Distil Networks

Distil inspects each http request in real time to determine if it is a malicious bot.

Guidance Software EnCase 7.10

EnCase has a long history in law enforcement and, in recent years, has moved strongly into the corporate world.


Opinions Are SYNful Knock-style router attacks set to become the new normal?

Are SYNful Knock-style router attacks set to become the new normal?

In the wake of the SYNful Knock attack on its routers, Cisco should re-engineer its devices to prevent future attacks, says Raimund Genes.

Opinions U.S. must improve data laws

U.S. must improve data laws

Can U.S. data protection laws protect privacy and preserve tech innovation and intellectual property?

Opinions Canada stands against spam

Canada stands against spam

The impact of Canada's anti-spam legislation for companies big and small.

Opinions Rethinking your IT leadership strategy

Rethinking your IT leadership strategy

Many organizations are also investing heavily to hire top-notch CISOs to fill the presumed leadership gap in security.

Online exclusive

Emerging Products: Cloud Security, Part 2

In part two of our cloud security emerging products we see a little shift in product types. This time we see more emphasis on protecting the data. The bulk of these products and services address rather prosaic challenges in innovative ways. Click here.

Me and my job

CSOs: We'd like to profile one of your IT team members
This section gives you an opportunity to call out one of your star team members, whose picture and responses would appear in SC Magazine.

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