Profile of George V. Hulme
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An award winning writer and journalist, for more than 20 years George Hulme has written about business, technology, and IT security topics. He currently freelances for a wide range of publications, and is security blogger at InformationWeek.com.
Articles by George V. Hulme
posted in December 2003
More than half of companies surveyed say they will increase their security budgets over the next three years.
Buoyed by positive economic news, our indexes ended higher Tuesday, with tech shares doing best. Trading was light on the last full day of trading until Friday.
The trouble stems from missing storage devices, which may or may not have been properly destroyed.
A number of acquisitions could help simplify and strengthen products
The privately held Guardent is known for its open-service delivery platform, dubbed TeraGuard.
The acquisition will help Check Point strengthen its ability to help customers secure internal desktops as well as their network perimeters.
The vulnerability lets attackers display any URL name they wish in the address and status bars of Internet Explorer, allowing them to collect sensitive information.
Officials say they can't account for a high-capacity disk and nine diskettes but that they may have been destroyed and simply not accounted for.
All of our indexes closed almost unchanged, but at least the InformationWeek 100 ended in the black.
The flaw could have let attackers destroy files and steal personal information.
Stocks fell Friday, following disappointing news from chipmaker Intel and the Labor Department.