IT Pro Panel: How the IoT will change your business

Analysis & Insight 24 Apr, 2015 Joe Curtis

Our panel of experts discusses the pros and cons of the Internet of Things

Why BT's hacking connected cars - before criminals do

Analysis & Insight 22 Apr, 2015 Nicole Kobie

Connected cars pose a security risk that needs addressing

Is this new zero-day dark market the real deal?

Analysis & Insight 21 Apr, 2015 Davey Winder

Davey Winder takes a look at the latest market to appear on the dark web and ponders whether it's a sting operation...

New threats, old tricks

Analysis & Insight 16 Apr, 2015 Stephen Pritchard

Verizon's latest Data Breach Investigations Report finds hackers using old techniques to compromise corporate IT and steal data

The White House

Was Russia really behind White House hack?

Analysis & Insight 8 Apr, 2015 Joe Curtis

Security experts examine CNN's claim that Russia is attacking President Obama's home

SSL secure

Why is SSL under attack?

Analysis & Insight 29 Mar, 2015 Davey Winder

Don't get sidetracked by a storm in the SSL teacup, warns Davey Winder...

Password and username box

Lost passwords, lost identity?

Analysis & Insight 25 Mar, 2015 Stephen Pritchard

Yahoo's plans to do away with passwords highlights the pitfalls of weak authentication and the tech's surprising resilience

Evolution scam: how users lost $12m in bitcoins

Analysis & Insight 23 Mar, 2015 Adam Shepherd

The Silk Road-esque drug marketplace has gone offline with thousands of Bitcoin users' cash

Cisco: We'll send kit to the wrong address to dodge NSA

Analysis & Insight 19 Mar, 2015 Nicole Kobie

Cisco reveals extent it must go to in order to keep equipment from being hacked


The WordPress CMS isn't insecure – you are!

Analysis & Insight 4 Mar, 2015 Davey Winder

Another vulnerability in WordPress is bad news for the CMS platform

business continuity

Fail to plan, plan to fail: Firms neglect recovery plans at their peril

Analysis & Insight 19 Feb, 2015 Stephen Pritchard

Despite the clear evidence of the damage caused by IT failures, it seems businesses are still neglecting their business recovery plans

Data breach

Anthem data breach: Why the data-centric security message needs resuscitating

Analysis & Insight 9 Feb, 2015 Davey Winder

Davey Winder picks over last week's high-profile Anthem data breach to see what lessons can be learnt from it

digital padlocks

Why are security vendors faking digital certificates?

Analysis & Insight 3 Feb, 2015 Davey Winder

Davey Winder shares his thoughts on the tricky subject of using digital certificates

Kids using tablets and smartphones

What IT security lessons can teenagers teach the enterprise?

Analysis & Insight 19 Jan, 2015 Davey Winder

Davey Winder looks a little closer to home to see how the enterprise can learn from his teenage son's approach to security...

Storm warning

Why Microsoft needs to realise forewarned means forearmed on security

Analysis & Insight 12 Jan, 2015 Davey Winder

Davey Winder explains why Microsoft is mad to halt its Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification alerts for all users


Hackers are gonna hack, but can the enterprise do jack?

Analysis & Insight 5 Jan, 2015 Davey Winder

With Lizard Squad offering up their DDoS tools to others, Davey Winder wonders why the enterprise isn't doing more to protect itself?

2014: the year that security broke

Analysis & Insight 29 Dec, 2014 Davey Winder

Davey Winder takes a look back at how insecure we all were in 2014...

Deleted data by mistake? Here's how to get it back

Analysis & Insight 16 Dec, 2014 Davey Winder

Davey Winder offers some timely advice on what to do if you accidentally delete some important data

Anti-terror measures: How tech helps fight the counter-terrorism war

Analysis & Insight 9 Dec, 2014

Davey Winder examines how technology can help and hinder in the fight against terrorism