- October 13, 2017
The Kaspersky news has IT pros pondering everything from the dystopia of zero-trust security to deliverance by blockchain. Also: Samsung CEO resigns; Google's $1 billion for training.
- December 16, 2016
This week, Yahoo revealed that more than 1 billion accounts were compromised in a breach that took place in 2013. In Searchlight, Senior Executive Editor Linda Tucci spoke with experts to find out ...
- September 02, 2016
The Dropbox hack is the latest reminder that the end is near for traditional authentication methods. Also in Searchlight: VMware comes at cloud from a new direction.
- May 31, 2016
With the explosion of the Internet of Things, it's time to rethink the CISO role -- including who that role reports to. This was the consensus of a panel of security leaders at this month's MIT ...
- April 30, 2016
MIT Sloan research shows that while it is still rare for CISOs to report to the board of directors, board involvement in cybersecurity is on the rise.
- March 25, 2016
The age of biometric surveillance is just beginning. Will it make us safer? Also in Searchlight: Intel mastermind remembered; DHS opens cyberthreats information sharing program.
- October 02, 2015
The uniqueness of fingerprints, retinas and the other biological features that biometric authentication relies on is the security tool's greatest asset. But in light of the theft of 5.6 million ...
- August 28, 2015
Cyberdefense has become major concern across the globe: Individuals, companies, governments and even national security are all being threatened by cybercrime. As the cyberthreat landscape grows ...
- July 16, 2015
A new book from the World Economic Forum and McKinsey argues that cybersecurity, as currently practiced, is a recipe for disaster. The digital business requires digital resilience.
- February 23, 2015
A new technology called runtime application self-protection is being touted as a next big thing in application security. But not everyone is singing its praises.
- December 01, 2014
As data breaches mount, the C-suite is being pressed to take part in enterprise security. At the MIT Sloan CFO Summit, top financial, legal and security experts imparted advice.
- October 29, 2014
You know things are getting real when the FBI and Secret Service get involved. When it comes to protecting your organization, traditional, siloed security no longer holds a candle to today's ...
- October 23, 2014
It's no secret that cloud is a big part of a CIO's IT strategy, and results from TechTarget's 2014 IT Salary Survey bear that out: the 333 senior IT executives polled in this year's survey ranked ...
- September 05, 2014
Security experts, the media and Hollywood were thrown into a tizzy in response to the leak of celebrity nude photos in Apple's iCloud breach. For CIOs, however, the big news offers a hidden ...
- April 28, 2014
It's not if, it's when. That's how a Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council panel of security experts talked about the potential for security breaches in the cloud. That inevitability might be ...