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Is monitoring traffic before it enters the database the best approach to database security?
Campus exploit Hackers exploited an unpatched flaw and a disabled firewall to infiltrate a server at the University of Colorado, Boulder, compromising the personal information ...
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The massive bot-enabled DDoS attacks that crippled Estonian government and business websites after officials moved a Russian World War II monument begged the question stateside: ...
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Short of locking every user out of the network, there aren't any definitive ways to prevent insider threats. Observation is key as the majority of ...
Back in May, on our Michigan.gov website, we experienced a cyber sit-in. Parents were encouraged to protest possible Medicaid cuts by teaming-up with a group ...
A few months back, a major NATO exercise brought over 40 nations together to test the interoperability of their networks in a field environment. I ...
Just a week after taking home the Rookie Security Company of the Year prize at the 2007 SC Magazine Awards Gala, The 41st Parameter landed ...
The skill set required for the modern IT security professional is constantly changing — the moxie of malware authors, phishers and online scam artists ensures ...
As the nature of enterprise security and compliance has changed, so too has the way companies have had to manage the digital identity.
By blood-and-guts standards, Cary, N.C. is as safe a suburb as there is in the nation. The 121,000-person bedroom community regularly ranks near the statistical ...
The Astaro Security Gateway splits its protection into three categories. These categories are network protection, web filtering and email security.
SafeSign is the offering from Thales and is a server that can be installed onto several different operating systems, including Windows, Solaris, Linux and HP-UX.
This product features protection on many levels. It can be deployed as a gateway using NAT, or in bridged mode to protect the network transparently.
The Authenex Strong Authentication System (ASAS) is a server software-based offering like many of the other products in this Group Test.
The IBM-ISS Proventia MFS MX3006 appliance features firewall, anti-virus, anti-spam, IPS and a web content filter.
The FortiGate-300A can be deployed either as a full service gateway, or transparently to work with existing firewalls and protection in the network.
CRYPTOCard submitted for review a software-based enterprise offering for installation on a server.
RSA is the most well-known two-factor authentication system today.
The Aladdin eToken TMS (Token Management System) is software-based and includes the ability to use two-factor authentication, as well as digital signature using the Aladdin ...
The Checkpoint UTM-1 appliance features the standard UTM capabilities, such as firewall, IPS, anti-virus and anti-spyware.
A very unique offering was the TRI-D Systems 2Factor Flexible OTP Card. The product is unique for two main reasons: first, it installed in a ...
The Vasco offering is a software-based product that includes the ability to use two-factor authentication, as well as digital signature with the Vasco tokens.
MXI Stealth MXP is a unique offering which offers the option of a USB-based token that includes a fingerprint biometric scanner used for both secure ...
The PassGo Defender server software-based product offers a Radius proxy for providing critical device authentication, as well as two-factor authentication.
This product includes the usual suspects of firewall, IPS/IDS and anti-virus, but it also brings in some unusual features as well.
SmoothWall breaks its attributes down into four feature sets. These sets include firewall, VPN, email security and web security.
The ActivIdentity 4TRESS AAA offering is a remote authentication dial-in user service (Radius)-based authentication, authorization and accounting offering.
The InstaGate 604 can be built up to have as little or as much functionality as needed by the environment.
The Entrust IdentityGuard entry was a unique offering for two-factor authentication.
In the future, we will have bug-free software, computing will make paper redundant, networks will be self-defending and soon, very soon, we will have solved ...