ObjectRocket launches MongoDB cloud service

ObjectRocket launched its fast and scalable MongoDB database-as-a-service (DBaaS). The platform is specifically architected to provide a fast and predictable MongoDB …

Database hacking: The year that was

Have you ever been to the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse site? It tallies all the data breaches that have occurred in United States since 2005. What you read there is really …

Personal data of 235,000 WCSU students exposed

Western Connecticut State University has begun notifying students, their families, and individuals who had other associations with the university that their personal …

81% don’t trust cloud security

81 percent of IT professionals express security concerns when moving data to the cloud, according to a recent survey by GreenSQL. The survey focused on one question: …

IBM releases ten integrated security solutions

IBM announced a broad set of security software to help holistically secure data and identities. IBM’s new software capabilities help clients better maintain security …

Oracle patches 109 vulnerabilities

Oracle’s Critical Patch Update for October 2012 patches 109 vulnerabilities across hundreds of Oracle products. There are several patches that require immediate …

McAfee releases new Data Center Security Suites

McAfee announced four new Data Center Security Suites to help secure servers and databases in the data center. The suites offer a unique combination of whitelisting, …