Microsoft's Trustworthy Computing Group is headed for the axe, and its responsibilities will be taken over either by the company's Cloud & Enterprise Division or its Legal & Corporate Affairs group.
APT attackers wielding a newer, more dangerous versions of the Citadel malware have been targeting a number of Middle Eastern petrochemical companies, Trusteer researchers have discovered.
Fortinet and Palo Alto Networks, both original co-founders of the industry's first cyber threat alliance, announced that McAfee and Symantec, have joined the alliance as co-founders.
Worldwide spending on information security will reach $71.1 billion in 2014, an increase of 7.9 percent over 2013, with the data loss prevention segment recording the fastest growth at 18.9 percent, according to the latest forecast from Gartner, Inc.
IBM has acquired the business operations of Lighthouse Security Group, a cloud security services provider.