VeriSign Inc. last week unveiled Fraud Protection Services, which will use credit-card numbers, names, and the Internet addresses of the parties in a transaction to determine whether the transaction is fraudulent. The fraud protection will complement the Internet infrastructure services and security vendor's current online payment services and cost $19.95 a month, plus 5 cents per transaction.
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.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?