Tag: security threats

Spate of shocking cyber attacks on universities jolt academia

It is hauntingly clear – cyber criminals have set their eyes firmly on universities, research institutions, and centers of higher learning in the United States and other parts of the world. If the cyber attacks of the past few weeks are any indication, universities are now facing the biggest threat to information security

Security Mythbusting – Consumer Devices on the Network

At RSA Conference 2011, Bill Brenner, senior editor, CSOonline / IDG, Derek Manky, senior security strategist for Fortinet, and Mike Fabrico, a security expert from a Global 500 company participated in “Security Mythbusting: Blowing Up the Security Hype,” moderated by Mike Rothman, analyst and president, Securosis. In this video, the panel discusses the real threat of consumer devices on the network.