Application security and coding requirements

  • September 05, 2008 05 Sep'08

    Outbound email monitoring, filtering to prevent data leakage, breaches

    Using a variety of email security management products and content filtering, companies have recently begun monitoring outbound messages in effort to reduce breaches, data loss and leakage.

  • August 20, 2008 20 Aug'08

    Malicious spam soars to new level

    According to a new survey, almost 30 percent of all spam now comes loaded with some kind of link to malware, marking a dramatic increase in the last few months.

  • August 12, 2008 12 Aug'08

    NHS trust fires manager for losing laptop

    The Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust in Essex has fired one of its senior managers who lost a laptop containing patient information.

  • August 08, 2008 08 Aug'08

    Sophos adds browser and virtualisation blocking features

    With Sophos' new endpoint security technology, it's now possible to block unwanted Internet browsers and virtualisation platforms to control user access. Application signatures and benefits of limiting users to Internet Explorer are also touched on.

  • July 30, 2008 30 Jul'08

    Virtualisation success requires security preparation

    A database vendor that is building virtualisation into its product line says consolidating IT assets can pay dividends, but securing virtualised environments is a complicated new challenge.

  • June 24, 2008 24 Jun'08

    How can app developers solve a problem like insecure code?

    The Cyber Security Knowledge Transfer Network urges greater security awareness among application developers, and it has some bold ideas for achieving it.