PC maker Lenovo and Nok Nok Labs, a developer of online authentication systems, form a partnership to offer a standard approach to improving password security and ease of use.
Agencies should expect to see more authentication, increased use of private clouds and the spread of smart city technologies in 2014.
Madrid, Spain-based AGNITiO sees a place for voice biometrics in authenticating user ID on smartphones and other mobile devices.
AirMagnet’s monitoring solution for wireless networks helps secure communications and tune network performance.
With advances in research on new token-based and biometric identification systems, it's time for the government to bid adieu to the common password.
Public-sector cybersecurity experts predict that threats will not change dramatically in 2014 but will seek new platforms, including bring your own cloud, the Internet of Things and wearable computing.
Cyber pros from across the military hone their skills against a realistic adversary on a closed network in an 11-day U.S. Cyber Command exercise.
VMware and Palo Alto Networks offer integrated platform to unify network security across both physical and virtual cloud enterprises.
Security Innovation says offering its public key cryptography for use in open-source community would head off a looming ‘cyrptopocalypse’ caused by limited choice of encryption algorithms.
Two of Symantec's public key infrastructure products receive approval for use by federal agencies and contractors.
Encrypted passwords can be vulnerable because a decryption key must be available to the authentication server; hashed passwords cannot be decrypted and must be guessed by an attacker, which can be made impractical.
The Defense Logistics Agency is using botanical DNA marking technology to battle a rise in counterfeit electronic parts and devices.