Draconian security policies create their own problems

Wednesday, 7 September 2005, 12:57 PM EST

Companies walk a difficult line when they try to determine how to handle their employees' computer use. The proliferation of malware—and the very high likelihood that an unwary staff member will download spyware, or surf to a worm-laden site—means that IT departments and small business owners have to be careful about what's happening on their networks.

By Barbara Krasnoff at InformationWeek.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Attackers use reflection techniques for larger DDoS attacks

Posted on 17 April 2014.  |  Instead of using a network of zombie computers, newer DDoS toolkits abuse Internet protocols that are available on open or vulnerable servers and devices. This approach can lead to the Internet becoming a ready-to-use botnet for malicious actors.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Thu, Apr 17th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //