Can BlackBerry Classic power a comeback?

Can BlackBerry Classic power a comeback?

BlackBerry Classic returns to the old form factor and includes BlackBerry Balance, the technology that allows personal and work data to reside in separate partitions on the device.

App-level approach to mobile management

App-level approach to mobile management

Mobile app management can help government IT pros who want to take advantage of the savings mobile apps bring but still need to secure the enterprise.

‘Gold standard’ for random number generation: radioactive decay

‘Gold standard’ for random number generation: radioactive decay

The technology used to control access to nuclear weapons could secure other applications that use encoded protection, such as communications and the IT supply chain.

What’s next in cybersecurity automation

What’s next in cybersecurity automation

The Department of Homeland Security will explore developing an environment for automated cybersecurity and shared situational awareness.

U. Michigan fronts effort to push HTTPS net security

U. Michigan fronts effort to push HTTPS net security

University of Michigan researchers have formed a group to establish a new HTTPS certificate authority and support their aim to ‘reinvent’ Internet security.

DARPA sees transparent IT as window on new threats

DARPA sees transparent IT as window on new threats

The DOD research agency wants to develop techniques for seeing more deeply into today’s opaque networks to more effectively combat advanced persistent threats.

Energy recasts EA in cybersecurity role

Energy recasts EA for cybersecurity

The Department of Energy’s CIO office built an EA toolset to ensure aging servers and software assets don’t become enterprise vulnerabilities.

Hardware secured mobile devices toughen first line of defense

Hardware secured mobile devices toughen first line of defense

Combining a hardware-secured device with a PIN or biometrics can deliver more security and ease of use.

14 ways to secure controlled info in nonfederal systems

14 ways to secure controlled info in nonfederal systems

NIST’s 14-point draft guidance covers the federal information used for scientific research, background investigations or technology development in systems belonging to contractors, state and local governments and universities.

Entrust offers agencies smart card management from the cloud

Entrust offers agencies smart-card management from the cloud

Entrust Datacard released a console that lets agencies produce a single unified identity credential for each person associated with an agency, delivered as a service.

Dell, CGI tee up cloud-based enterprise services

Dell and CGI announced a joint venture to offer virtual desktop, business analytics and identity management services to government and enterprise customers.

8 steps to reducing unauthorized software

8 ways to reduce unauthorized software

Unauthorized software not only increases the attack surface for adversaries, but it also hampers IT managers’ ability to fully secure their assets. Here are eight ways to get unauthorized software under control.

Topic Resources

  • GameChanger: Microsegmentation

    In less than a decade, more than 87 million records with sensitive or private information have been exposed due to cyber-incidents on federal networks alone. Increasingly, organizations are beginning to realize that perimeter-based security just isn’t enough anymore. Download to learn how for many data centers, the solution is microsegmentation.