Data backup security
- March 14, 2008
Although it's possible to talk rationally about the risk of data loss -- and the ways to mitigate that risk -- it's a discussion that's often tinged with emotion.
- January 15, 2008
A new service from Iron Mountain lets customers use secure Web sites to access digital images of physical documents, eliminating the need to transport the information by truck.
- January 14, 2008
Before switching to a secure FTP site, the IRS sent copies of the tax database to state agencies on unencrypted tapes using common carriers such as FedEx.
- December 11, 2007
Key management vendor scoops up foundering tape encryption startup to bolster "holistic approach" to enterprise encryption.
- October 18, 2007
Less than a month after announcing a new chain-of-custody program meant to prevent data losses, Iron Mountain drops the ball again.
- October 18, 2007
EMC is shifting its Infoscape data classification software to under its RSA security banner, as demand for data classification software remains tepid.
- September 19, 2007
News of a lost tape or hacked data center storage can easily make the front page of The Wall Street Journal or USA Today, often leading to lost customers, regulatory scrutiny and a rash of litigation that can damage a company for years. Today, ...
- January 10, 2007
LTO-4 licenses are now available, providing the first midrange tape drive to support native encryption along with 1.6 TB of compressed capacity and transfer rates of 240 MBps.
- September 13, 2006
IBM's T1120 and Sun's T10000 tape drives now perform hardware-based encryption at the drive level -- for those who can afford it.
- August 15, 2006
As the dust begins to settle on EMC's $2.1 billion acquisition of RSA Security, the hard work of integration begins. What's EMC strategy here?
- March 24, 2006
Nearly every leading storage vendor now has a virtual tape library product, and nearly every customer I talk to is interested in VTL or has already implemented it. Okay, so a VTL system emulates a tape library… but what else does it do? Is ...
- February 13, 2006
Crossroads enters the security market with an appliance designed to stop authorized users from misusing database information; U.S. plans data mining operation.
- December 15, 2005
Storage and security managers should be wary of vulnerabilities in the AV product that could enable a denial-of-service and malicious code execution. Workarounds are available.
- December 06, 2005
Quantum announced new security capabilities for its tape libraries that will begin appearing next quarter. But for users waiting for full native encryption, it'll be at least another year.
- November 08, 2005
Users and analysts say that in the right circumstances software-based security can offer some advantages, despite the performance hit.