Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. this week will add new levels of protection to its Firewall-1 product, providing a central spot to protect against network and application attacks. "It's a good first step for protecting public Internet protocols," says Eric Ogren, a senior analyst at the Yankee Group, but capabilities for analyzing applications' business logic are still needed.
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.