Free tools for your cyber-security efforts

There are more free information security tools out there than you can highlight with a fist full of whiteboard pointers. While many are trial ware-based enticements designed to lure decision...

VMware removes hard-coded root access key from vSphere Data Protection

VMware has released a hotfix for vSphere Data Protection (VDP) to change a hard-coded SSH key that could allow remote attackers to gain root access to...

Nmap security scanner gets new scripts, performance boosts

The Nmap Project just released the Holiday Edition of its open source cross-platform security scanner and network mapper, with several important improvements and bug fixes. include Npcap...

Congressional report sides with Apple on encryption debate

The U.S. is better off supporting strong encryption that trying to weaken it, according to a new congressional report that stands at odds with the FBI’s...

ShadowBrokers got NSA spy tools from rogue insider

 didn't break into the United States National Security Agency after all. The latest research into the group of cybercriminals selling alleged NSA spy tools reinforced the...

5 technologies that will shake things up in 2017

Network World | Dec 20, 2016 If you thought 2016 was a fun time to be in IT, wait until 2017 hits. Network World presents an overview of five technologies and...

How to get more from your security budget

Infosec budgets. They are small, they largely come from IT, and CISOs/CSOs often complain they are not nearly big enough.It’s a constant subject of debate and rightly so; a security...

Google open-sources test suite to find crypto bugs

Working with cryptographic libraries is hard, and a single implementation mistake can result in . To help developers check their code for implementation errors and find...

Maybe security isn't going to get better after all

One billion-plus accounts stolen in one online heist. The U.S. presidential election messed with by another country. Corporate secrets stolen and released on the internet on...

Making diversity in tech work for you

InfoWorld | Dec 19, 2016 Diversity is not a “right thing to do” or a “feel good” issue; it is integral to the workplace. Diversity—whether it’s color, gender, class, age, or...

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