Cisco has introduced a new "reimagined" firewall that adds a level of security smarts that could eventually show up in the company's line of switches and routers, as well as other hardware.
A security company based in Sweden has come out with a virtual version of its combination firewall router appliance.
ForeScout Technologies, a security products company, will shortly release a set of plug-ins that help security administrators manage Android and Apple mobile devices and coordinate with mobile device management systems through its network access control appliance.
JVC has released the TK-T8101WPRU, a new analog bullet camera with integrated IR LED technology for use in various lighting situations, including complete darkness.
A team at Wake Forest University is working on a genetic algorithm to proactively discover more secure computer configurations.
Barracuda Networks has integrated its cloud-based Web filtering and security service, Barracuda Web Security Flex, with its firewall appliance, Barracuda NG Firewall.
A team of student entrepreneurs from the University of Utah has developed a virtual alternative to the electronic ID badge used for security access.
Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh has begun taking applications for a new program designed to turn experienced IT people into super-security experts and C-level IT executives.
Arizona State University shut down all of its Web services for about two days during January to address a security breach. That included shutting down online classes for the duration of the outage.