Compliance advice and reviews of leading compliance software

Compliance is becoming and increasingly onerous and challenging task. Here, you will find a wealth of information that explains the requirements of acts such as HIPAA, PCI DSS and SOX and reviews of leading compliance products and services.

Security Policy Compliance and Testing Guide

If you have identified the need for a security policy, you will need to take into account matters of communication, compliance, and testing. Managing your email services, data sharing, use of portable hardware and what websites are available can all improve productivity and avoid security incidents.

What is HIPAA?

HIPAA is the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. It is also known as the Kennedy-Kassbaum Act as well, and compliance to it was expected by all organizations by April 14, 2003.

What is Windows Action Center?

Find out why Windows Action Center is not the same as Windows Security Center in XP and Vista. Read this article on what is Windows Action Center and how it will benefit end-users of Windows 7.

Is Weatherbug Spyware?

People who travel need up-to-date weather information at the drop of a hat (or through their iphone), so being able to access a weather program that is under contract to provide Homeland Security with the same data is smart business.

About Blank Spyware: What is it?

It is one thing for a software program to force adware on consumers (pop ups, banners); it is another for them to control a consumer’s home page choice, making it almost impossible to correct. That is why About Blank spyware is so frustrating.

Is Limewire Spyware?

Downloading illegal music is common on the internet, but using a peer-to-peer program like Limewire to do it can have quick legal ramifications, since this program makes ISP tracing a snap.

What Is WEP?

WEP stands for Wired Equivalent Privacy and is used for security of a wireless networks. It can be authenticated in two main ways using either shared key or open key authentication.

The Best Free Backup Software for Windows 7

Here you find the best free backup programs for Windows 7 including Windows 7 Backup and Restore as well as FBackup, and on our candidate watch list for top free Windows 7 backup program we have Comodo BackUp, GFI Backup, Drive Backup Free Edition, TrueSafe PE as well as AceBackup for example.

BitDefender Antivirus 2010 Review

I reviewed BitDefender Antivirus 2009 earlier this year and gave it 5 out of 5 for it’s breadth of features which made it stand out amongst the crowd of antivirus products. How does the 2010 version stand out? Keep reading to find out!

TrustPort PC Security Brings a Full Feature Set at a Great Price

The PC security market has many competitors and seemingly innumerable choices. Every year a new release comes out, with new products and combinations of features offered as well. How does TrustPort PC Security measure up to the competition? Let’s find out.

Beware of Dumpster Diving

Dumpster Diving – Imagine what an attacker knows about you if he searches your waste systematically over a period of time. Now combine that information with what can be found out about you on the Internet … Here’s what you should know about Dumpster Diving.