As this year-end issue demonstrates, the vibrancy of this industry is as bright as ever and the challenges only more acute. However, stellar professionals on all fronts are at the ready.
We salute a number of professionals - including lawyers, analysts, journalists and engineers - whose achievements in 2013 greatly enhanced the IT security industry and those affected by it.
A compendium highlighting 2013's top mergers and acquisitions activity in the information security industry.
News bits you may have missed from Black Hat and DefCon 2013, as well as other summarized highlights of major incidents taking place.
Robert Clark, attorney for the U.S. Army Cyber Command, discusses the legality of "active defense" for private companies.