AuthorSara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading

Martin and Dorothie Hellman on Love, Crypto & Saving the World

Martin Hellman, co-creator of the Diffie-Hellman key exchange, and his wife of 53 years, Dorothie, talk about the current state of cryptography and what making peace at home taught them about making peace on Earth.

Coronavirus Raises New Business Continuity, Phishing Challenges for InfoSec

What happens when understaffed security teams at home and abroad are sequestered in physical quarantine zones?

AppSec Concerns Drove 61% of Businesses to Change Applications

According to new Dark Reading research, some respondents have even left behind commercial off-the-shelf software and migrated to open-source or in-house homegrown applications. Click image to read more.

The Next Security Silicon Valley: Coming to a City Near You?

The high cost of doing business in California's San Francisco Bay Area is just one factor driving infosec companies - established and and startups, alike - to pursue their fortunes elsewhere. Here's where many are going.

What’s in a WAF?

Need a 101 lesson on Web application firewalls? Here's your crib sheet on what a WAF is, how it works, and what to look for when you're in the market for a new solution.

8 Backup & Recovery Questions to Ask Yourself

Don't wait until after a disaster, DDoS, or ransomware attack to learn just how good your backups really are.

The Inestimable Values of an Attacker’s Mindset & Alex Trebek

Akamai security architect Marc Pardee tells the story of cutting his security teeth as an NSA intern and why all cybersecurity professionals can benefit from learning how to break things.

The Inestimable Values of an Attacker’s Mindset & Alex Trebek

Akamai security architect Marc Pardee tells the story of cutting his security teeth as an NSA intern and why all cybersecurity professionals can benefit from learning how to break things.

The Etiquette of Respecting Privacy in the Age of IoT

Is it rude to ask someone to shut off their Alexa? Ask the family who's written the book on etiquette for nearly 100 years -- the descendants of Emily Post herself.

Poll Results: Maybe Not Burned Out, But Definitely ‘Well-Done’

Staff shortages and an increasingly challenging job is turning up the heat on security pros, Dark Reading readers say.