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Gartner names Intel, Kaspersky, Sophos, Symantec and Trend Micro as endpoint protection leaders

Intel Security (formerly McAfee), Kaspersky Lab, Sophos, Symantec and Trend Micro are leaders in the enterprise endpoint protection market, according to Gartner's latest Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms published earlier this month.

5 real‐world mobile device security practices for SMBs

A vast majority of employees today work from mobile devices, but managing mobile devices – both company and employee owned – is a universal challenge. This challenge is equally as pressing for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) as it is for large enterprises. Chris Pyle, president and CEO of Champion Solutions Group, offers five ways SMBs can improve their mobile security posture.

Insider threat: It's not just about the malcontent anymore

I sat down recently with Steve Durbin, managing director of the Information Security Forum, to discuss the threat that insiders pose to organizations and what can be done to stop them.

Landesk adds mobile security suite to endpoint management product offerings

Landesk has added a mobile security suite, which includes secure mobile email, app rapping and secure mobile browsing, to its endpoint management and security product offerings.

Cybersecurity is the top IT investment priority for Western European utilities

Chief information officers at utilities in Western Europe identified cybersecurity as their top IT spending priority this year, according to a survey by market research firm IDC.

Infographic: 5 cybersecurity trends to watch out for this year

This year is expected to be as bad, if not worse, than last year in terms of cyberattacks. Looking into its crystal ball, IT security firm Cybernetic Global Intelligence has identified five cybersecurity trends for 2016 in this infographic.

Google plugs critical security hole in Android mediaserver

Google announced Monday that it patched a critical vulnerability in the Android mediaserver that could enable a remote attacker to gain control of a device through email, Web browsing and multimedia messaging service when processing media files.

Infographic: The past, present and future of mobile threats

Mobile security threats have become more sophisticated and devastating over the past few years, while the future holds more attacks exploiting the Internet of Things and other emerging technology,

Cybersecurity predictions: Protecting your digital enterprise

Adversaries are growing more sophisticated, making headlines with the size and scope of their attacks, and targeting new industries and vectors. As we move into the new year, Mark Painter, security evangelist at Hewlett Packard Enterprises, offers some predictions about the biggest cyberthreats and cybersecurity challenges coming in the next year.

Don't expect comprehensive IoT security standards – ever

The IoT market is moving at a fast pace, and that means vendors that are developing new products and services throughout the ecosystem are using their own security mechanisms – or in some cases none at all. The current lack of standards around security mechanisms such as authentication and communications in IoT presents its own set of challenges for security practitioners.