Opinion

Innovation versus infosecurity

Innovation versus infosecurity

Innovation and security should not be mutually exclusive but unfortunately they often are seen that way, says James Henry.

Cloud security for the 'everywhere enterprise'

Cloud security for the 'everywhere enterprise'

As mobility introduces changes in workplace dynamics, Charles Milton looks at how to shift power in favour of the CISO while securing the borderless enterprise.

Is your summer intern more prepared than you?

Is your summer intern more prepared than you?

Your business needs to secure itself against the new wave of Summer Interns, says Chris Sullivan.

Botnet takedowns: are they worth it?

Botnet takedowns: are they worth it?

Botnet takedowns make good headlines and earn kudos for law enforcement and companies like Microsoft but are they worth the time and effort, asks Dan Holden.

Top of the app charts - Shuabang: automated malware made in China

Top of the app charts - Shuabang: automated malware made in China

Shuabang companies in China sell installs and user ratings to app developers to help boost their profile, which is leading to new forms of malware, says Chema Alonso.

Putting people at the heart of your IT policy: Five tips to get it right

Putting people at the heart of your IT policy: Five tips to get it right

IT security policies must evolve to embrace sensible policies for bring-your-own-device (BYOD), says Chris Mayers.

The future of password managers

The future of password managers

Despite the LastPass security breach, password managers are still the most realistic method for ensuring we all use strong passwords, says Bill Carey.

How overcoming security challenges improved customer experience

How overcoming security challenges improved customer experience

In the age of connected objects, social networks, smartphones and new consumer behaviours, the IT security department has an increasingly important role for enterprises across all sectors, says Thierry Bettini.

Securing Hadoop - inflating the life rafts for big data lakes

Securing Hadoop - inflating the life rafts for big data lakes

New platforms such as Hadoop are pushing IT professionals to find innovative solutions to ensure data security, says Greg Hanson.

The applicability of ISO 27001 across industries

The applicability of ISO 27001 across industries

Dejan Kosutic says ISO 27001 is applicable not only to IT firms, but also to financial organisations, government agencies, telecoms and health organisations.