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  • Defcon Wi-Fi hack called no threat to enterprise WLANs

    Enterprise Wi-Fi networks can keep using WPA2 security safely, despite a recent Defcon exploit that has been widely, but wrongly, interpreted as rendering it useless.

  • The 15 worst data security breaches of the 21st century

    Data security breaches happen daily in too many places at once to keep count. But what constitutes a huge breach versus a small one? For some perspective, we take a look at 15 of the biggest incidents in recent memory. Helping us out are security practitioners from a variety of industries, including more than a dozen members of LinkedIn's Information Security Community, who provided nominations for the list.

  • Will 2012 be the dawn of DNSSEC?

    Will 2012 be the year when retailers, banks and content providers finally bolster their DNS systems with an add-on security measure that prevents website spoofing? That's what advocates of the security measure - dubbed DNSSEC for Domain Name System Security Extensions - are hoping will occur.

  • SSL certificates under fire as hacking incidents pile up

    A year ago nobody could have cared less about certificate authorities (CAs), a dull but critical part of Internet that makes it possible for web servers to authenticate themselves to other computers, including ordinary browsers, using SSL.

  • How iPads are taking enterprise by storm

    As global accounts director at Altus, Michelle Klatt's job is to visit Fortune 500 companies and demonstrate her firm's video management software. When the iPad came out a year ago, she was all over it.

  • White House to address critical Internet upgrade

    The Obama Administration until now it has ignored one of the biggest issues facing the Internet: the rapid depletion of IPv4 Internet addresses and the imminent need for carriers and content providers to adopt IPv6.

  • What to watch at Black Hat and Defcon

    Black Hat Security Conference and Defcon in Las Vegas have become the must-attend annual event for security experts, researchers and hackers. If you're attending, Black Hat 2010 and DefCon, here are the five big topics you can expect to hear about.

  • Facebook: How much is your personal information worth?

    The gargantuan amount of high quality user data on Facebook is causing everyone, from marketers to hackers, to salivate like dogs gazing at a steak. They all want a piece of you.

  • Top 10 Google Apps for business

    Google Apps is growing up. Over the past six months, dozens of developers have built apps to make Google's office wares (Apps, Docs, Gmail, Calendar) more appealing for the enterprise. The following is a selection of these apps. They range from the practical (backups) to the creative (a freebie VPN replacement based on Google Talk). Better still, most of them are free.

  • Making sure of VoIP security

    There are new ways to hack VoIP, but strict vigilance can defeat them.





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