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Security Breach: Now What?


When people's lives or financial transactions are at risk, proper Security Incident handling is of extreme importance.

it database security breach  security incidents occurring, many IT decision makers are unclear as to who they should notify, and what steps they should take if their network or systems are breached. There is a good chance that local and Federal law enforcement agencies will likely not be skilled enough to conduct a proper investigation. Is there anyone else you should notify? Where do you begin and what should you look for? Enlisting the Process and Reporting Every organization should have a process for dealing with Security Read More

Case Study: IT Asset Security Tool Helps Healthcare Provider Track 97% of Laptops


Learn how IT asset tracking tools helped Allina Hospitals and Clinics monitor 2,700 computers on and off their network without having to invest in additional infrastructure. This case study shows how their security system enabled this leading health care provider to go from a 30 percent tracking record to an almost perfect record for its growing inventory of laptops and electronic health records.

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The Path to Healthy Data Governance through Data Security


Companies today are challenged to maintain their data safe and secure from hackers and others with unauthorized access. In his article, TEC business intelligence (BI) analyst Jorge García looks the risks and issues that companies face with securing their data, the importance and advantages of data security, and outlines a path that companies can follow to achieve data security as part of an overall data governance initiative.

it database security breach  necessary care to keep it safe and secure. But what does information security actually mean? The importance of taking the necessary measures to maintain data or information safety and privacy as needed is obvious to most people. What isn’t obvious is how to achieve this, as information security requires a conscientious and committed initiative. Let’s take a look at some of the factors for achieving information security. What Is Data/Information Security? According to the U.S National Information Read More

Study Shows: FBI Alienates Industry Security Experts


A comprehensive study done by TechnologyEvaluation.Com has shown that, for years the FBI has been alienating industry security experts. Some of the best industry security professionals want nothing to do with helping the FBI resolve cybercrime. Recently, one of the leading Department of Justice attorneys general, well-known for expertise in successfully prosecuting cybercrime, asked TechnologyEvaluation.Com why so many security and information technology professionals snub their noses at law enforcement agencies that exist to protect our nation's vital assets - private and public. TechnologyEvaluation.Com went behind the scenes to find o

it database security breach  and security breaches. The IT sector cannot afford to play bureaucratic reporting games to the FBI that in the long run produce no results. The FBI needs to be digitally equipped to securely accept information sent to them electronically. A trend that we noticed in talking to information security experts is that the wheels of justice are very slow. Case 2 : An Internet dot-org group (a non-profit Internet company) that was being managed by security experts was trying to assist the FBI in the February Read More

The "S" in SAP Doesn't Stand for Security (that goes for PeopleSoft too)


During the course of product evaluations for a customer, the Technology Evaluation Center has uncovered a potential security hole in SAP R/3's three-tier architecture. SAP has revealed that they expect the database or third party products to handle security between the application server and the database server. If the client does not take these extra measures, the master password for the SAP database instance travels over the network in the clear, and can be captured. PeopleSoft has the same issue.

it database security breach  SAP has revealed that it expects the database or third party products to handle security between the application server and the database server. If the client does not take these extra measures, the master password for the SAP database instance travels over the network in the clear, and can be captured. PeopleSoft has the same issue. The original answer to TEC''s questions to Dr. Peter Barth, Technology Marketing Manager for SAP AG in Walldorf, Germany, was With all the customers using SAP R/3, I have Read More

Lowering Your IT Costs with Oracle Database 11g Release 2


New versions of database software and operating systems (OSs) come out regularly. In the past, upgrading the database and OS for individual environments has been very expensive and a never-ending job—by the time all the business systems are upgraded, it’s time to start again. This white paper discusses Oracle Database 11g Release 2, which reduces the cost and risk associated with making these changes.

it database security breach  Your IT Costs with Oracle Database 11g Release 2 New versions of database software and operating systems (OSs) come out regularly. In the past, upgrading the database and OS for individual environments has been very expensive and a never-ending job—by the time all the business systems are upgraded, it’s time to start again. This white paper discusses Oracle Database 11g Release 2, which reduces the cost and risk associated with making these changes. Read More

Security for Small and Medium Businesses


We all know what security means when we think of our home. Did we lock the door when we left for the day? Is the stove turned off? Computer security for the small to medium business (SMB) must address similar concerns. Can a hacker gain access to its servers? How can a business protect its data? Entry Points A personal computer virus is a hidden software program that spreads from

it database security breach  be executed, and stops it dead. Two well-known antivirus software products for the desktop and the enterprise are Symantec ( http://www.symantec.com ) and McAfee ( http://mcafee.com ). Both offer excellent products and services that address a business’s network, the server, and the desktop. Usually the purpose of a virus attack to a business system is to obtain confidential data, such as customer and credit card information. Recently, two businesses of note were hacked into even though due diligence Read More

Aberdeen Research Brief: Email Security in the Cloud-More Secure! Compliant! Less Expensive!


This paper compares on-premise versus SaaS, hosted solutions for email security. You can see that there is research that proves hosted services is a better choice for compliance, security, and costs, especially when it comes to email. If you’re an IT managers who is undecided about the SaaS model, this is a must-read.

it database security breach  and costs, especially when it comes to email. If you’re an IT managers who is undecided about the SaaS model, this is a must-read. Read More

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Security


You know your organization needs to be proactive about security, but you don't know what that means. You’re a busy executive and you need your security agenda summed up in a nutshell, but you know nothing about information security. What "to do" list should you give your CIO?

it database security breach  cybercrime on the rise, it is important for organizations to make sure that protecting their vital information and assets, and their customers, is not getting overlooked. Sometimes it is the most basic security procedures that are overlooked, e.g,. the utilization of safe, encrypted passwords. Market Impact If every minute of downtime costs $10,000 [1], how can your organization afford to overlook security? If the average web buyer will wait only 8 seconds for a page to download [2], allowing your site Read More

Mobile Access Security & Management


The task of maintaining network and data security is one of an IT administrator's greatest challenges. In recent years, this already difficult task has been further complicated by the proliferation of mobile devices connecting to the network. This white paper discusses some of the challenges involved in delivering secure mobile access to organizational IT resources while also allowing for the use of mobile devices.

it database security breach  is one of an IT administrator''s greatest challenges. In recent years, this already difficult task has been further complicated by the proliferation of mobile devices connecting to the network. This white paper discusses some of the challenges involved in delivering secure mobile access to organizational IT resources while also allowing for the use of mobile devices. Read More

Standard & Poor's Exposes Customers' Security


Due to security vulnerabilities in Standard & Poor's Comstock product, their customer sites throughout the world have been exposed to extensive security holes.

it database security breach  taken due diligence when it comes to security. When purchasing any service or hardware device, make sure you change all the default passwords before using the box or service on the network. If you are the owner of one of these boxes, the first thing you should do is change the default passwords and make sure that all accounts are passworded. At the very minimum, select a password that has at least eight characters, and has mixed case characters in them, making sure that the password does not include any Read More

IT Security- What You Don't Know Can Cost You Big


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it database security breach  you''re flying blind, and it could cost you. Without the ability to monitor and measure the state of your security system, you''re giving up the ability to truly manage it—and that could mean the difference between failure and success. In the white paper 7 Essential Steps to Security Risk Reduction , you''ll learn about a program that quantifies your security system''s ability to handle new and emerging threats. One that gives you continuous system measurement, and an accurate, real-time depiction of your Read More

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it database security breach  Epidemic: Treating IT Client Relationship Breakdown The frequency of breakdowns in the IT client relationship is reaching epidemic proportions. Indeed, an IT client breakdown is comparable to the onset of an illness. If caught early enough, treatment is often relatively painless. However, if left to advance to the later stages, or full maturity, the treatment will not only be invasive, but also require significant recovery time. Read More

Spire Security


Founded in 2008, Spire Security is an analyst firm that provides research and analysis in the information security field. A specialty of Spire is enterprise security metrics.

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it database security breach  manage without the same IT budget or resources ? What can these businesses do to have the same level of protection? In the white paper Top 5 Security Tips for 2009 , discover what smaller companies like yours can do to protect themselves from security threats that result in financial loss, lowered productivity, lost sales opportunities, and stolen company data. Don''t wait until trouble strikes. Download your copy of Top 5 Security Tips for 2009 today, and learn how to make your IT environment a safer Read More