Canadian university boosts network security with “discerning” software

Handling network security for a university can be a nightmare for  administrators. One reason for this is the difficulty in distinguishing actual risks from the tens of thousands of network incidents spawned by

Published on: March 23rd, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Malware menace growing – and what you can do about it

Large businesses using social networking tools are vulnerable to far greater security attacks than their systems are equipped to handle, say Internet security experts.In addition Web-based technologies such as VoIP (voice over Internet

Published on: May 16th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Making the case for network security without mentioning ROI

How do you accurately calculate the return on investment (ROI) on network security?The quick answer is you don't.That, at least, is the view of Llewellyn Derry, senior director of security solutions at NEC

Published on: April 9th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

There are only two IT network security issues

When looking at network security from a big-picture perspective, there are seven categories of perceived threats, but only two categories of real threats.The real threats fall into one of two categories: vandalism or

Published on: December 13th, 2006 Greg Meckbach