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Turning Sarbanes-Oxley into a strategic Advantage

October 31st, 2005
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The key to turning your company’s conformity with Sarbanes-Oxley into a strategic advantage is to sustain your compliance year-on-year. To do so, you must embrace the idea that Sarbanes-Oxley compliance is an ongoing journey not a final destination.
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Secure Instant Messaging, Improve Communication

October 28th, 2005
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Instant messaging (IM) has triumphed in the past 2-3 years among personal Internet users as well as within companies. There are now few school children not in touch with their friends via ICQ, MSN or AOL Messenger — but also stockbrokers, currency dealers, and the IT department are constantly ‘chatting’” with their most important contacts via Messenger software.
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Carly Fiorina Joins Cybertrust board

October 27th, 2005
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Former Hewlett-Packard chief executive Carly Fiorina joins the board of directors of the information security company Cybertrust. The Virginia-based company provides outsourcing and technological services that address vulnerability management, compliance and identity management.
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Mobile Users Push Embedded Security Applications

October 27th, 2005
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The growth in mobile data usage would result if device manufactures embed security applications in devices, says new survey, reflecting wireless user’s concern about the security of mobile devices and protection of data.
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Anti-Spyware Group Publishes Protection Guide

October 27th, 2005
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The coalition of anti-spyware vendors published on Thursday spyware protection guidelines to help consumers protect themselves against various malicious programs. The alliance has also updated the definitions of spyware and adware programs.
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global fingerprint sharing alliance doubles to reduce botnet and zero-day threats

October 26th, 2005
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New Members Include Cable & Wireless and XS4ALL, among Others
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nortel, websense join forces on wireless security

October 26th, 2005
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SAN DIEGO, Oct. 25 Nortel Toronto and Websense, Inc. have signed an agreement to develop a web content filtering solution to protect GSM/UMTS mobile handsets from receiving and accessing unwanted content.
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ISO 17799: Scope and implementation – Security Policy

October 26th, 2005
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As information security becomes increasingly important to the continued success of businesses, many are seeking an appropriate security framework. The ISO 17799 standard is widely becoming the choice for many.
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vimpelcom’s chameleon content discovery service hits 6.4 million mobile subscribers after only six months

October 25th, 2005
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Capacity for a further three million subscribers ordered from technology partner Celltick as demand for Chameleon soars
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Rise in Spear Phishing Attacks on Businesses

October 25th, 2005
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Spear phishing attacks are the latest technique used by computer hackers to gain access to secure enterprise networks. Unlike common phishing attacks which target millions of users, spear phishing attack is focused on one end-user or an organization at a time, and typically asks for login IDs and passwords.
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