Tag Archives: BYOD

(ISC)² Research Reveals Shortage of Skilled Cyber Security Professionals Causing Economic Ripple Effect across the Globe

(ISC)2® (“ISC-squared”), the world’s largest not-for-profit information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, revealed the results of its sixth Global Information Security Workforce Study (GISWS) in partnership with Booz Allen Hamilton, conducted by Frost & Sullivan. The study of more than 12,000 information security professionals worldwide (3,229 from the Europe/Middle East/Africa region) reveals [...]

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Secure authentication via any mobile device: SecurEnvoy

Are security tokens still relevant? The world of IT seems to like four-letter abbreviations: WLAN, SNMP, HTML – and the latest offering BYOD (Bring Your Own Device). Accessing corporate networks and data using private end terminals has, however, been an issue that has had many IT managers and managing directors scratching their heads. “How can [...]

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New Audit Programs on Identity Management and Software Assurance Issued by ISACA

As enterprises increasingly face vast amounts of digital information and the consumerization of IT (BYOD), the role of information systems auditors has become more critical—and complex—than ever. To help audit and assurance professionals meet their increasing demands and responsibilities, ISACA, a nonprofit association serving 100,000 IT professionals in 180 countries, has developed more than 40 [...]

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Thales/Entrust partner for ID mgmt, crypto, PKI

Thales, leader in information systems and communications security, and Entrust Inc., a pioneer and global leader in public-key infrastructure (PKI) technology, announce a strategic partnership to deliver easy to deploy, high-assurance encryption and key management solutions for customers worldwide, whether they are securing their enterprise or protecting information in the cloud. Organizations today are demanding [...]

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Security Intelligence for Mobile Solutions at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to be showcased by Webroot

Webroot, leader in cloud-based security intelligence solutions, will exhibit its powerful mobile security intelligence solutions at Mobile World Congress, the world’s largest mobile industry exhibition and conference. The explosion of mobile computing has given rise to an increase of security threats and Webroot will be at the event from February 25 through 28, 2013 at [...]

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Simplexo says: BYOD only the tip of the iceberg

The growth in cloud storage devices means that corporate IT departments are now at the mercy of consumer-based applications, as more and more employees look to take their work out of the office and offline, states Simon Bain, CTO of search specialists, Simplexo. Remote access to corporate information, via personal devices, is an established trend. [...]

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