Defense is the use of security countermeasures to protect the integrity of the information assets in an IT system and/or infrastructure.

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What is pseudo-encryption key vulnerability?

An organization in a related business was recently hacked. The hackers downloaded several GB worth of files with private information and posted it on the Internet. The news article states: “They ...
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What security policies and practices could one practice to safegaurd against being inebriated?

My passwords for the most part as well as access procedures I could do while inebriated/intoxicated. Be it a simple login/password login to email or VPN and accessing a database. This might sound ...
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About Windows Interactive services Security

I know most services run under non interactive windows station or desktop also called session 0 while as some services (interactive) running under local system account create a window on interactive ...
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Industry average for security as a percentage of product budget?

Lets assume the product is pure software or a blend of software and cheap commodity hardware. Is there any work showing what the average industry spending is on just the security aspects as a ...
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Asking for more information about AlienVault.com using Spiceworks, viability of “suspicious IP” alert

Website here: alienvault.com I've been trying out Spiceworks for about a week, seeing what use I get out of it. Today I log in and see an alert: "(my computer) has established a connection to ...