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Limit Logins and Control Access across all Windows Network Sessions

Limit Logins and Control Access across all Windows Network Sessions | IT Security | Scoop.it
UserLock 7 secures Windows network access. Limit logins and control user access by session type (including Wi-Fi) and by user, user group or organization unit.
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UserLock 7 is launched. It monitors, records and automatically blocks all inappropriate or suspicious sessions on Windows Networks. A new Wi-Fi  session control feature helps mitigate BYOD risk. A simple integration and easy to use, check out the easy-to-watch short video !
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IS Decisions's curator insight, June 20, 2013 8:17 AM
The Launch of UserLock 7 includes a new Wi-Fi session control feature that mitigates BYOD risk. Empowering IT Security Professionals to monitor, record and automatically block all inappropriate or suspicious sessions, UserLock takes security controls far beyond native Windows functionality.
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A look into Microsoft Security Essentials 2012

A look into Microsoft Security Essentials 2012 | IT Security | Scoop.it

Scott Lowe takes a detailed view into the Microsoft Security Essentials latest build, still in beta, noting some of the changes and performing some basic testing.

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Wi-Fi Best Practices

Wi-Fi Best Practices | IT Security | Scoop.it

In this article, I take a look at the current wireless standards and discuss some common-sense best practices related to radio spectrum bands, channel selection, and security that you can begin implementing today to enhance the security, reliability, and availability of your Wi-Fi setup.

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IT Security Salaries Expected to Grow 4.5% in 2012

IT Security Salaries Expected to Grow 4.5% in 2012 | IT Security | Scoop.it

Salaries for IT security professionals are projected to increase by 4.5 percent in 2012, according to a new salary survey.

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Even the IT folks aren't always password proficient

Even the IT folks aren't always password proficient | IT Security | Scoop.it

A fundamental lack of IT security awareness – particularly in the area of password control and privileged logins – is potentially paving the way for more waves of data breaches, new research reveals.

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Cloud Security Overview

Cloud Security Overview | IT Security | Scoop.it

Security is one of the major concerns in cloud computing.

To mitigate security risks while still gaining benefits from cloud computing, organizations can choose to focus on on-premises (private cloud ) solutions. This enables the organization to move to a hybrid cloud solution in a controlled manner and extend the use of public cloud services as confidence in, and the capabilities of, the public cloud increase.

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Cloud Computing: Virtual Cloud Security Concerns

Cloud Computing: Virtual Cloud Security Concerns | IT Security | Scoop.it

Virtualization is transitioning from the technology that drives server consolidation and datacenter operations to a key ingredient in creating a flexible, on-demand infrastructure—another way of describing cloud computing.

While there are certain issues to address when adopting virtualization in any environment, there are additional security concerns that arise when using virtualization to support a cloud environment.

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Microsoft opens up new beta program for Microsoft Security Essentials

Microsoft opens up new beta program for Microsoft Security Essentials | IT Security | Scoop.it

 

Microsoft has started to send invites to existing Security Essentials 2 beta testers, inviting them to a future test program on Microsoft Connect. 

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Microsoft working to patch 0-day Windows vulnerability discovered in Duqu malware

Microsoft working to patch 0-day Windows vulnerability discovered in Duqu malware | IT Security | Scoop.it

Microsoft confirmed on Tuesday that it is working to patch a flaw found in the Duqu malware.
Security researchers discovered a previously unknown Windows kernel vulnerability inside the infamous Duqu malware.

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