Security must be inherent to innovation
It’s an old problem – security slows down the business, and innovation moves at pace. Getting the balance right is key.
Balancing innovation and security
Is the tension between security and innovation inevitable, or can we enjoy the best of both worlds?
Get your head above water
Big corporations will soon have to come clean about breaches of their IT systems – and all hell will break loose.
A traitor in your pocket
Security has traditionally focussed on software and systems, with the actual hardware not getting much airtime. That has to change.
A day in the life of a crime lord
Organised, sneaky and out to get you. Cybercriminals have never been more dangerous.
I see you
New technology being developed at Stellenbosch could improve airport security significantly.
On the Spot: Identity and Access Management
On a scale of one to ten, with ten being the highest priority, how important is IAM in end-user organisations and how high up is it on current IT spending priority lists? Brainstorm finds out.
Threats on the increase
With the recession, upcoming World Cup and all-round smarter criminals, the security threat landscape is looking a little, well, intimidating.
Security spend, trust on the up
The recession is biting, with many international companies taking visible strain. Security players are still smiling, however.
On the spot : Security
Spear-phishing is as painful as it sounds, especially if your CFO is caught on the hook.
New technologies that excite the geeks
The universal chargerThe GSMA mobile phone industry association has announced a breakthrough we’ve all been waiting for for years: an agreement among several top mobile phone operators and major handset vendors to standardise chargers by 2012 for most cellphones.
Seeding food security
In the midst of a global food crisis, laws promoting control of the seed market pose a serious threat to food security.
At the security coalface
Absa internet banking head Carl Louw has an unenviable task: ensuring a secure banking environment for the financial institution`s online customers.