Security

Security | News, how-tos, features, reviews, and videos

template c100.00 01 18 00.still001
video

How deception technologies use camouflage to attract attackers | Salted Hash Ep 26

Host Steve Ragan reports from the show floor at RSA 2018, where talks with Chris Roberts, chief security architect at Acalvio Technologies, about the benefits and misconceptions of deception technologies.

tech talk opening.00 14 30 21.still001
video

Tech Talk: Prepping for GDPR

CSO's Michael Nadeau and Steve Ragan join Computerworld's Ken Mingis and IDG Communications' Mark Lewis to look at what the new EU privacy rules mean. They offer insights on how companies can prepare – and what happens if they don't.

cwan 011 blockchain
video

What is blockchain technology?

Cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin has garnered most of the media coverage and hype to date, but keep your eye on blockchain – this new technology is poised to change IT in much the same way open-source software did a quarter century ago....

template c100.00 06 00 09.still001
video

What an Apple phishing attack looks like | Salted Hash Ep 32

How can you tell the difference between a legitimate email and a phishing attack? Host Steve Ragan shows what an Apple phishing attack looks like, screen by screen, showing the difference between the real and the fake.

template c100.00 09 18 18.still001
video

Get a hands-on, inside look at the dark web | Salted Hash Ep 25

Reporting from RSA 2018, host Steve Ragan helps dispel the hype and confusion surrounding the dark web, as he talks with Alon Arvatz, co-founder at IntSights.

template c100.00 02 22 03.still001
video

Can AI help bridge the IT security skills gap? | Salted Hash Ep 27

Host Steve Ragan reports from the show floor at RSA 2018, taking with Oliver Tavakoli, CTO at Vectra Networks, and author of the Thinking Security blog on CSOonline.com, about the types of IT security work that can be off-loaded to...

sequence 01.01 01 24 07.still001
video

CIO Leadership Live with Jack Clare, CIO and chief strategy officer at Dunkin' Brands | Ep 9

In this episode of CIO Leadership Live, host Maryfran Johnson talks with Jack Clare, CIO and chief strategy officer at Dunkin' Brands, about the company's mobile payment, ordering and loyalty apps, and how it's striving to improve...

program dirty 2018.05.08 13.24.34.00 15 19 43.still001
video

Mingis on Tech: Reflections on RSA 2018

This year's RSA security conference focused on a variety of cybersecurity topics – everything from blockchain to the looming GDPR rules. CSO's Steve Ragan was there and offers insights on what he learned.

cloud security ts

Cloud security: The skills gap is delaying cloud migration

Having poor talent is worse than not having the talent at all, and too many enterprises lack both the skills and the talent for cloud security

template c100.00 00 48 08.still001
video

Countdown to the GDPR deadline: Are you ready? | Salted Hash Ep 28

Host Steve Ragan reports from the RSA 2018 show floor, talking with Greg Reber, founder and CEO at AsTech Consulting, about the looming GDPR deadline and what IT security professionals should be getting done now.

cloud security

How to secure SaaS: Understanding the cloud’s security layers

Because of gaps across cloud systems, too often user data is stored in unencrypted stores, including caches on internal networks, that can be easily viewed

Will LaSala
video

Defending against mobile technology threats | Salted Hash Ep 24

What are the current dangers in mobile technology and what are the strategies to keep yourself protected? Join host Steve Ragan from the show floor at RSA 2018, where he talks with Will LaSala, director of Security Solutions and...

abstract blockchain representation

GDPR may well kill enterprise blockchain databases

The secure ledger technology sounds like a godsend for all sorts of databases—until you examine how GDPR’s PII management gets in the way

next generation firewalls
video

How have network firewalls evolved?

Firewalls have become ubiquitous across the enterprise IT landscape because of their proven ability to stop bad traffic from entering corporate networks and protect a company’s most valuable assets. So how have firewalls evolved over...

program dirty 2018.04.23 12.03.07.00 07 37 15.still001
video

Mingis on Tech: The lowdown on Android security

Google's Android OS sometimes gets unfairly maligned as being weak on security. Computerworld blogger JR Raphael explains why that's a misconception and how users can keep their devices safe.

Israel Barak
video

Honeypots and the evolution of botnets | Salted Hash Ep 23

Host Steve Ragan reports from the show floor at RSA 2018, talking with guest Israel Barak, CISO at Cybereason, about his firm's recent honeypot research, which gathered information showing how the bot landscape is evolving.

adrian sanabria
video

Is it time to kill the pen test? | Salted Hash Ep 22

Host Steve Ragan reports from the show floor at RSA 2018, talking with guest Adrian Sanabria, director of research at Savage Security, about de-emphasizing network penetration tests to put more focus on attack simulations and helping...

girl hands privacy stop

What Facebook and the CLOUD Act mean for cloud privacy

The CLOUD Act is a bit disturbing, but I still trust data in public clouds more than I do data in private datacenters

man dangling from building stress fear job loss

Why IoT security should keep you up at night

Recent data shows that although cloud computing security is still a priority, IoT security is not

abstract programming code

Why Spectre demands more elegantly coded software

Write it well, write it efficiently, write it as though the underlying hardware isn’t going to get any faster. Because it isn’t

Load More