encryption

After XKeyscore, is encryption the next big thing?

The latest reports on the NSA's surveillance could raise awareness on a practice that is regularly recommended but frequently ignored.

GPS spoofing

Yacht hijacking shows the potential power of GPS spoofing

Last year, a University of Texas professor's team took control of a drone in flight. This year, it was a super yacht on the Ionian Sea. But they’re also evaluating ways to prevent spoofing.

e-authentication

E-authentication: What IT managers will be focusing on over the next 18 months

The moves to cloud computing and shared databases are among the factors driving e-authentication.

securlert

Seculert upgrades in-cloud security with radar and a sandbox

Seculert's cloud-based advanced threat protection solution features Elastic Sandbox technology, an updated API and a new user interface.

Apricorn

Apricorn USB 3.0 drive certified to FIPS 140-2

The Aegis Padlock Fortress is hardware-encrypted, PIN-authorized and meets 11 cryptographic security metrics.

patch management

Navigating the troubled waters of patch management

NIST offers updated guidance for dealing with the complexity of managing patches in an enterprise.

big data

Big data = big exposure. What can you do about it?

Big data, which involves a lot more than large databases, complicates security, but there are steps agencies can take to protect their information.

Stanford University

Stanford probes breach as attacks on university networks soar

The source of an apparent breach of Stanford University's network is unknown, but it comes as universities are seeing an exponential increase in attacks on their networks.

Monitoring network traffic for insider threats

How technical monitoring can help defend against insider threats

Organizations can take steps to protect their data from network and server administrators who go rogue.

Image of Albert Einstein framed by digital keyhole

Einstein 3 goes live with automated malware blocking

The government's new intrusion prevention system will not only detect malicious traffic but stop that traffic before it does harm.

Monster coming out of the back of a laptop

The mutating malware monster demands new defenses

Revised guidance from NIST on defending against malware reflects the evolution of malicious code, which is becoming more complex, dangerous and difficult to detect.

Belkin KVM

Belkin brings secure KVM to DisplayPort

The switch, the first secure KVM for Display Port, would allow government users to access secure and nonsecure networks using a single monitor.

Topic Resources

  • Update on Assessment & Authorization (A&A) Processes for Cross Domain Solutions

    As introduced in our latest certification and accreditation (C&A) basics webcast (“Navigating Certification & Accreditation – A Primer) C&A terminology is transitioning to assessment and authorization (A&A). See the associated white paper “From C&A to A&A – The RMF Shoe Has Dropped.” Continuing the transition discussion, Raytheon Cyber Products and Steve Welke are pleased to present a webcast updating the latest information on A&A processes for cross domain, multilevel security solutions. Join Steve Welke, an A&A industry expert, as he discusses the A&A principles, requirements and processes.

  • Increase Data Security through Your Print Solution

    You’ve consolidated your desktops with virtualization and moved your data to the cloud. What else can you do to obtain additional costs savings and increase security while keeping your network flexible? Connect print and digital information from across your organization with the people who need it, exactly when they need it. Join this webcast to learn how security software and printing solutions work together to eliminate extraneous printers at multiple sensitivity levels, allowing organizations to recognize significant savings from reduced hardware, space, power, support and supplies.

  • IBM i2 National Security and Defense Intelligence Demo

    In this video IBM Product Manager James Vincent presents an overview and demo of IBM® i2® National Security and Defense Intelligence—a cost effective information exploitation solution that provides data acquisition, multi-faceted intelligence analysis and multi-agency and partner collaboration features.

  • All About Self-Encrypting Drives

    With data security risks on the rise, an influx of government mandates and regulations for securing data have been implemented and are becoming the norm. Eliminating exposure of private data is now simply viewed as a mandatory and sound business practice. To avoid the high costs associated with these types of data compromises, organizations must put in place a comprehensive security strategy. Read this whitepaper to learn how self-encryption is achieving this initiative.

  • The Rising Threat of Enterprise Cybercrime

    Cybercriminals are leveraging vulnerabilities of the Internet, browsers, operating systems, and applications to secretly and proficiently gain access to information assets. Compromising employee endpoints with malware has become the preferred method; a far simpler path into the network than a direct network attack. Agencies need to recognize and address this growing danger.