Stories by Bert Latamore

Avoid Pitfalls of Health-care Wi-Fi Networks

In healthcare, network dependability can literally be a matter of life and death, and US federal law mandates security and privacy levels beyond those needed in any other vertical industry outside finance and national security. And many health-care providers operate on shoestring budgets, in part because of the large population of uninsured individuals

Written by Bert Latamore04 June 07 11:50

How SOA Increases Your Security Risk

Service-oriented architecture changes the security equation by introducing a greater reliance on third parties for application development and operation. But according to Ray Wagner, managing vice president of information security and privacy at Gartner Inc., this is a matter of degree rather than an introduction of a totally new security exposure.

Written by Bert Latamore02 April 07 11:46