Proctor & Gamble has signed a five-year deal to deploy IBM Internet Security Systems' (IBM ISS) managed security services. P&G will create a virtual security operations center that will be managed by ISS, allowing the global manufacturing giant to integrate data from heterogeneous security products into a single point of control, while stopping the latest internet-based threats. www.iss.net, www.pg.com
Germany-based Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) and Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences tested how well 56 combinations of browsers and operating systems are protected against 34 different XS-Leaks.
A new survey by CyberRisk Alliance finds that the manufacturing and healthcare sectors are the most vulnerable industries, with progress in efforts to secure systems and networks for most critical infrastructure sectors alarmingly slow moving.