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Content tagged with Compliance posted in November 2007
Wachovia Automates Security Policies
News  |  11/30/2007  | 
Corporate Investment Bank Technology Division adopts entitlement management system to streamline security policy changes
What's Behind Non-Compliance?
News  |  11/28/2007  | 
New study shows that many employees still don't know about critical policies - or believe those policies will be enforced
Charity Hacker Used Employee Password
Quick Hits  |  11/28/2007  | 
Attacker who stole data from 92 charities had a valid password from their shared service provider
Rethinking Desktop Security
News  |  11/21/2007  | 
New and built-in security technologies could soon make the PC safer than ever
Cybercriminals Ready for Banner Holiday Shopping Season
News  |  11/21/2007  | 
Black Friday and Cyber Monday will kick off a record run for online fraudsters, researchers say
PGP Aims to 'Choreograph' Encryption Keys
News  |  11/15/2007  | 
Next-generation key management strategy, and major upgrades to desktop and server encryption products on tap
Litchfield: 500,000 Database Servers Have No Firewall
Quick Hits  |  11/14/2007  | 
UK security guru set to expose vulnerabilities in DB servers across the Web
Report: Korean Execs Stole $1.8B in Trade Secrets
News  |  11/13/2007  | 
Company leaders allegedly defected to rival company with 900 documents loaded onto USB drives
Visa Gave TJX a Pass on PCI in 2005
Quick Hits  |  11/12/2007  | 
Retailer got some slack on security compliance - and got hacked in the interim
Grand Jury Busts 17 in Internet Crime Ring
Quick Hits  |  11/8/2007  | 
Two-year investigation uncovers 95,000 stolen credit cards and more than $4 million in fraud
What You Don't Know About ID Fraud
Quick Hits  |  11/7/2007  | 
New study of real fraud cases debunks myths, theories about identity theft
The Devils in the Design
News  |  11/5/2007  | 
Are your software developers sabotaging your company's application code? How do you know?
Startup Takes Aim at Man-in-the-Middle
News  |  11/5/2007  | 
KeyID is about to run pilot tests of its new browser plug-in that secures the authentication process
NAC's Painful Realities
Quick Hits  |  11/2/2007  | 
Solving the endpoint security problem means cutting through the NAC hype, expert says
New Key Management Technology Could Improve RFID Security
News  |  11/1/2007  | 
Tutarus, SecureRF encrypt RFID data on the chip

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