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Microsoft Kills DigiNotar

7.9.2011 by Jenn Granger

In July, DigiNotar, a Dutch company that supplies security certificates, had their servers hacked. As a result more than 500 SSL certificates were stolen and fake ones put in their place. Among the certificates stolen were ones belonging to intelligence…

Microsoft to Power iCloud?

7.9.2011 by Alice Cullen

Apple's new cloud storage and service platform iCloud will be powered by Microsoft Azure and Amazon's AWS according to Microsoft sources. The source, who is apparently 'close to Microsoft', told the Register that neither Microsoft nor Amazon can confirm the…

Public Sector IT: When It’s Big It’s Rarely Clever

6.9.2011 by Guest

This is a guest post by Tom Cheesewright, Communications Consultant and founder of IO Communications.   Public sector IT: as a taxpayer those words make me wince. As a supplier they make me run a mile. For the last twelve…

Happy Birthday Google

5.9.2011 by Jenn Granger

Thirteen years ago yesterday Larry Page and Sergey Brin filed for incorporation as Google inc. At that time it is likely you were using Yahoo to search the internet and were unaware of just how pervasive the internet would become.…

Symantec State of Security Survey

1.9.2011 by Jenn Granger

This week Symantec released their 2011 State of Security Survey. The survey was based on 3,300 responses from SMBs and larger enterprises in 36 countries. It reveals that for the second year in a row cyber security is the leading…

Final Nail in Web Security’s Coffin?

1.9.2011 by Alice Cullen

The discovery of several fake SSL certificates has put yet another nail in the coffin of internet security. But hack attacks are no longer shocking or terrifying because they are in the news every other day. Anonymous and Lulzsec have…