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Archive for March, 2011

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There Go My Files…To the Cloud!

One of the many challenges that every IT administrator faces is ensuring that confidential company information stays within the corporate network.  The network is scanned for vulnerabilities, patches are deployed, perimeter firewalls are in place, and endpoint protection products are installed – all in the battle to maintain a secure infrastructure. With all these measures…

Post by Chris Silva March 1, 2011
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He Who Holds the ‘Over-Privileged’ Ladder is as Bad as a Thief

Last year in a survey conducted at VMWorld, we established that while some respondents were willing to wear a tutu ( or even cut off their arm) for $20 million, far more (35% of those polled) were willing to leak information to a competitor. So, what happens when insiders misuse their privilege? Just ask Microsoft.

Post by Peter McCalister March 1, 2011