Security Article Archive:

New Online Options for CompTIA’s Security+ Certs

IT advocacy and training specialist CompTIA this week rolled out new online course options for one of its most popular security certifications.

GTDC: Distribution Drives Technology Innovation

Global Technology Distribution Council findings show distribution is driving industry growth

FireMon Claims One-Year ROI

Security vendor claims research shows majority of clients recoup investment inside 12 months

Gartner Urges Enterprises To Beef Up Mobile Security

More than 75 per cent of mobile apps will fail basic security tests by 2015, says Gartner

Security Services To Soar Thanks To Internet Of Things

Gartner predicts there will be 26 billion connected “things” by 2020 – many of which will need securing in a corporate setting

Is HP Turning to Acquisitions to Speed Growth?

Hewlett-Packard bought open-source software start-up Eucalyptus to bolster its cloud portfolio, marking its first acquisition since the disastrous Autonomy deal. Speculation persists that HP is actually gearing up for a major acquisition swing, including a bid for VMware, to expand its capabilities and open new revenue streams.

Lieberman Study: IT Pros Anticipate Attacks

The privilege-management vendor’s survey uncovers concern, lack of confidence in current security measures.

McAfee and Symantec Unite Against Cybercriminals

Warring duo grasp the olive branch as they sign up to Cyber Threat Alliance in a bid to bash the bad guys