Stephen  Lawton

Stephen Lawton

Author, tech journalist, consultant

I am a business journalist, consultant, and currently special projects editor with SC Magazine. Follow me on Twitter: @afabmedia or visit www.afab.com.

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Internet Evolution - Cloud Services Increase Danger to Enterprise Data

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The Real Problem With Cloud Security
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All the recent hoopla about cloud security overlooks an important point, which is that it's not strictly a cloud problem...

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Internet Evolution - SEC Pushes Harder to Disclose Data Breaches

A recent Businessweek article implies that the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is getting more aggressive when it comes to the requirement of companies to disclose material security breach...

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Internet Evolution - Security Remains a Top Concern for Corporate Browsers

The issue of mobile security has IT professionals reconsidering the weaknesses inherent in Web browsers.
Browsers in mobile devices are inherently less secure than their laptop or full-size PC brethre...

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Internet Evolution - Stephen Lawton

As Data Loss Rises, Prevention is Urgent

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Internet Evolution - DHS Sponsorship Boosts Open-Source Security Engine

Network security companies looking for an open-source-based intrusion detection and prevention engine have a next-generation tool that can be incorporated into their existing or new offerings: Check o...

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Internet Evolution - Stephen Lawton

PCI Provides Ready-Made Security Policy for Midsized Businesses

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Internet Evolution - Stephen Lawton

Software Development gets Crowdsourced

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Internet Evolution - Stephen Lawton

Security Pros Take Preventive Medicine Approach

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Internet Evolution - Stephen Lawton

Gens X and Y Face Security Learning Curve

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Internet Evolution - Stephen Lawton

Debate Heats Up Over Mandates for Enterprise Security

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Internet Evolution - Why Training Users in Enterprise Security Might Not be Useful

Conventional wisdom tells us that training corporate employees in good security practices will improve the company’s overall network security. After all, if employees are trained not to click on unkno...

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Internet Evolution - Why Private Clouds Aren't Really Private

All the recent hoopla about cloud security overlooks an important point, which is that it's not strictly a cloud problem...

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Internet Evolution - What You Need to Know About Password Strength

Notice to Burglars: Rules: In order to break into this shed you have to defeat the padlock. Breaking the hasp or breaking the doors with a crowbar doesn't count and if you break in that way you are no...