Despite all the concern expressed about IT security and a significant increase in the quantity and complexity of attacks, not much seems to be actually improving.
A new survey of 688 IT security professionals in the U.S., conducted by the Ponemon Institute on behalf of Lumension Security, finds that not only is there an over-reliance on anti-virus software, but also that the amount of time IT organizations are spending on security issues is starting to have a significant impact on the rest of IT operations.
Given the amount of sensitive information colleges and universities store, including student records, coursework and research, it's imperative that they readdress their current security strategies. ... More >>
These facts aren't for the faint of heart, so leave a light on while you learn about the dangers faced by data in the wild. ... More >>
A new report aggregates and standardizes cyber crime data from the first six months of the year into cyber BI that provides some interesting insights. ... More >>