December 2010 Issue of SCMagazine

December 2010 Issue of SCMagazine

December 2010


Keep upward swings going and going and going...

With people out of work, insider threats spike and budgets often plummet, says Illena Armstrong.


Company news: Retired Army colonel, Jaquith make moves; Invincea launches

Michael Brown, a retired U.S. Army colonel, has joined Deloitte's federal technology risk practice as a senior manager.

Threat of the month

Threat of the month: Firesheep

A new Firefox add-on can cause serious repercussions for users surfing the web on public Wi-Fi.

2 minutes on

2010: The year of the cyberspy

Cyberwar moved from hypothetical to theoretical with the discovery of Stuxnet.

Skills in Demand

Skills in demand: Incident response

The demand for pros who can be a part of an incident response team is growing.

Me and my job

Me and my job: Q&A with Matt Jonkman, CEO of Emerging Threats

A monthly Q&A with an IT security professional.


Debate: Free anti-virus software is as effective in protecting users as a paid solution

Free anti-virus software is as effective in protecting users as a paid solution.

CSO's desk

A change to protect card data

From my perspective, 2010 has been a critical year for global payment card security efforts that may ultimately result in a significant reduction in future ...


Cyberthreats: A long haul

Enterprises are under constant seige from cyberthreats that continue to evolve to new levels of sophistication, reports Deb Radcliff.

IT security budget issues: Fiscal reality

The financial crisis will have a lasting impact, but some organizations have found ways of doing more with less.

Top of the heap: 2010's IT security luminaries

The list is comprised of researchers, a college CISO, a nonprofit exec who wants to eliminate software flaws and a 39-year-old who found happiness in ...

Stuxnet to Gonzalez to Snoop: The year in lists

2010 was a long year. So for those wanting to stroll down memory lane, we took some of the work out of the trip with ...

Product opener

What makes an Innovator in 2010?

This month we examine product and thought leaders in our annual issue on innovation, and welcome five companies into the Hall of Fame Class of ...

Group Tests

Web exclusive: Best products of 2010

A recognition of the products and services selected by Technology Editor Peter Stephenson and his SC Lab team in 2010 as Best Buy, Recommended and ...

Last Word

Deloitte principal: Adopt a proactive approach for security

Now is the time to redefine your approach to face today's threats, says Irfan Saif, principal at Deloitte & Touche.

Products: Industry Innovators

Innovators 2010: The top security companies

In this special year-end section, we call out companies that are leading the fray with their mission, product development and more.


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