New research finds dangerous graphics card virus

A Berlin-based researcher has found a virus that is resistant to security software. Showing just how important it is that companies hire staff in IT security roles, Patrick Stewin discovered the worm infects commonly overlooked graphics card files. According to SC Magazine, Mr Stewin will present a report on the virus next month and it […]

US cyber security professionals lack confidence in FISMA

Only two-fifths of Federal cyber security professionals in the US are confident in their agency’s security policy. MeriTalk, a public-private partnership that is focused on improving the outcomes of government IT, announced the results of its new report examining the state of cyber security at Federal agencies. Entitled FISMA Fallout: The State of the Union, […]