Detect the undetectable: Start with event logs

August 06, 2013
Security event monitoring systems are often plagued by signal-to-noise problems. Here's how to ensure they produce meaningful alerts
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Should you create a separate, supersecure network?

July 30, 2013
A safe deposit box protects your valuables -- so why not shield your critical data in an ultrasecure network? It's not that simple
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Stop 80 percent of malicious attacks now

July 23, 2013
Guess which two pieces of unpatched software provide points of entry for most security breaches. (Hint: They're not Windows)
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The one security technology that actually works

July 16, 2013
Antivirus, perimeter defense, and network monitoring are jokes. But whitelisting works once you clear the political and logistical hurdles
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In his own words: Confessions of a cyber warrior

July 09, 2013
A longtime friend working as a cyber warrior under contract to the U.S. government provides a glimpse of the front lines
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Stop your privacy from being buried alive

July 02, 2013
Edward Snowden's revelations have shocked few, but it should still spur us to fight for our constitutional right to privacy
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Why bug bounties aren't a cure for broken software

June 25, 2013
Microsoft joins other vendors in rewarding those who privately report software vulnerabilities -- but that may not reduce customer risk
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It's over: All private data is public

June 18, 2013
Enough about the NSA -- any hacker worthy of the name can snatch your 'private' data. Either stop entrusting it to anyone or chill out
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Boost your Internet security with DNSSec

June 11, 2013
DNS has been around so long, opportunities to use it as an attack vector are rife. Here's how to lock it down painlessly
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Don't trust anonymous e-currencies like Bitcoin

June 04, 2013
The Liberty Reserve debacle cast a new light on Bitcoin, but even well-maintained e-currencies aren't worth the risk
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