Security & Privacy


University of Minnesota To Host Cyber Security Summit

The Technological Leadership Institute in the University of Minnesota’s College of Science and Engineering is hosting the First Annual Cyber Security Summit on October 3.

Lauren Innovations Updating Web-based Incident Management Module

Lauren Innovations has released details of an update to its Web-based security incident application.



Panda Adds Firewall to Cloud-Based Antivirus App

Panda Security has updated its cloud-based antivirus program Panda Cloud Antivirus, which now includes a firewall that relies on "collective intelligence" for risk rating.

Meru Invites Guest Management Firm Identity Networks into the Fold

A major wireless vendor with a presence in the education market has purchased a small technology firm for its expertise in network guest management. Silicon Valley-based Meru Networks has acquired UK-based Identity Networks, which sells guest and device access management applications. Neither company disclosed the terms of the deal.

A WatchDox Never Bolts: Document Security for a Mobile World

A new Saas application allows users to share documents among colleagues and partners, while also restricting their ability to copy, forward, or print them.

Caution: Dangerous Curves Ahead

At CT 2011, IT leaders took a long, hard look in the mirror and recognized that they must evolve or face irrelevance. Then they rolled up their sleeves to map the road forward.

August Data Breaches Strike Yale and 4 Other Schools

Yale University joined a number of other schools having to explain data breaches during the month of August.

American Institute of Business Moves to Hybrid IP/Analog Surveillance

A business college in Des Moines, IA has replaced a legacy video security system with a new one from Genetec.

U Wisconsin Milwaukee Data Breach Hits 75000

The University of Wisconsin Milwaukee has gone public with its efforts to contact about 75,000 people to let them know they may have had their names and Social Security Numbers accessed by cyber-criminals.