Tag: pros

Infosec: Security pros 'ignoring' their own message 
By Ian Williams | Apr 24, 2008 | Comment Now 
Security professionals at Infosec Europe 2008 are ignoring their own message and leaving laptops lying around without locking them down securely..
 
Lost HMRC data sounds wake up call for security pros 
By Clement James | Dec 11, 2007 | Comment Now 
Concerns about data loss are clearly a burning issue among enterprise information officers at present..
 
IT pros stick it for three years max 
By Andrew Charlesworth | Jul 12, 2007 | Comment Now 
Motivation to jump ship fuelled by online job boards.
 
Apple MacBook Pros go faster and greener 
By Shaun Nichols | Jun 7, 2007 | Comment Now 
GLOBAL - Apple has rolled out the latest MacBook Pro featuring Intel's Core 2 Duo Santa Rosa chips, along with a larger memory capacity, new graphics cards and Led-backlit ...
 
UK IT pros enjoy salary boost 
By Clement James | May 14, 2007 | Comment Now 
IT recruiters point to modest increases in the past year.
 
'Unstable' IT pros sabotaging systems 
By Clement James | Feb 9, 2007 | Comment Now 
A recent study has called into question the mental stability of many IT professionals.
 
IT pros brand Windows Vista a 'distraction' 
By Robert Jaques | Jan 31, 2007 | Comment Now 
Survey respondents fear application incompatibility.
 
Security pros should target the enemy within 
By Robert Jaques | Oct 11, 2006 | Comment Now 
Beware of remote workers, urges Cisco.
 
Most IT pros looking for new jobs 
By Robert Jaques | Sep 1, 2006 | Comment Now 
More money the driving force for most tech professionals.
 
IT pros burn the midnight oil as Microsoft fixes 23 flaws on Patch Tuesday 
By Ericka Chickowski | Aug 8, 2006 | Comment Now 
IT professionals are having a long day today as Microsoft fixed the most vulnerabilities during a Patch Tuesday since it began its monthly patching cycle
 
From Black Hat: IT pros still mostly worried about Windows 
By Frank Washkuch | Aug 4, 2006 | Comment Now 
While threats against Macintosh operating systems are becoming more common, IT managers and researchers attending the Black Hat conference this week in Las Vegas said, by far, ...
 
Study: Plenty of opportunity for IT pros 
By Dan Kaplan | Jun 1, 2006 | Comment Now 
A thriving information security job market combined with an aging baby boomer population equals a lot of IT workers looking for new jobs, a new survey has found.
 
Half of IT pros would use unofficial patches 
By René Millman | Apr 5, 2006 | Comment Now 
Nearly half of IT professionals would consider using third-party patches to protect computers against zero-day exploits, new research found.
 
IT pros not setting security configurations 
By Ericka Chickowski | Mar 23, 2006 | Comment Now 
Most IT security professionals still manually update their security setting configurations, according to survey results released this week by St. Bernard Software.
 
March indeed mad for IT pros 
By Ericka Chickowski | Mar 13, 2006 | Comment Now 
When the NCAA basketball tournament kicks off this week, even non-hoops fans in the IT world should take note.
 
Books IT security pros need 
By Peter Stephenson,CeRNS, | Mar 6, 2006 | Comment Now 
I went through my library and picked out a few of the books that I think are the most useful and important for the security professional with little time for reading.
 
IT security pros get well-deserved credit 
By Illena Armstrong | Feb 7, 2006 | Comment Now 
Harrison Ford rocked as the brainy, swashbuckling Indiana Jones. His swaggering Han Solo will be remembered for years to come. But it seems these unforgettable roles have been ...
 
Are infosec pros complacent?  
By Peter Stephenson,CeRNS, | Feb 7, 2006 | Comment Now 
I had a very interesting conversation with a colleague recently. He had a disturbing take on the state of information security and, particularly, practitioners (of which he is ...
 
IT security pros lack self worth 
By David Quainton | May 19, 2005 | Comment Now 
Information security professionals do not realise how important they are and the effect email downtime can have on business, a survey has revealed.
 
IT pros go extra mile for dream job 
By Emily Kerry | Dec 1, 2004 | Comment Now 
Australian IT contractors are willing to travel overseas for the right job, according to a nationwide survey of more than 1000 industry workers.
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