Latest Computer crime Stories

2009-07-23 11:15:00

RESTON, Va., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Turiss, LLC, an industry leader in proactive cyber-fraud intelligence and anti-financial fraud software, announces that Phil Mellinger has joined the company in the role of Chief Technology Officer. Mr.

2009-07-07 09:10:00

BOCA RATON, Fla., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- What to do when virtually everything is in recession--except cybercrime? At a time when many security budgets have declined from year-ago levels, and many businesses can look no further than their basic needs, SECNAP(R) Network Security has responded with a new business strategy, including a pricing structure that reflects the current economy.

2009-07-01 16:05:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- 41st Parameter Inc., the leading provider of fraud detection and prevention technology, today announced that J. Peter Selda will join the company as president, chief executive officer and member of the board of directors.

2009-06-29 10:30:00

In its first Focus Report, Trend Micro examines the growth of data-stealing malware, its characteristics and its roots in the underground cyber crime economy. CUPERTINO, Calif., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- While the term "data-stealing malware" is a relatively new one, its sole purpose for existence is a familiar story: To steal proprietary information such as online banking credentials, credit card numbers, social security numbers, passwords, and more from compromised networks and PCs in order...

2009-06-25 11:00:00

Joint Presentation to Feature Key Findings from '2009 Data Breach Investigations Report' BASKING RIDGE, N.J., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business and U.S. Department of Justice experts will pair up at the Gartner Information Security Summit for a discussion on recent cybercrime trends.

2009-06-24 08:50:00

The US military announced on Wednesday a new "cyber command" created to fight digital crime and to increase defenses against rising threats to its computers.

2009-06-18 17:41:00

Jack Harbaugh presenting at ARC's 2009 Annual Global Fraud Prevention Forum on June 24 in Santa Monica, Calif. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- 41st Parameter Inc., a leading provider of fraud detection and prevention systems to the Airline Industry, today announced Jack Harbaugh, senior vice president of business development, will be speaking at the 2009 Annual Global Fraud Prevention Forum on the "Importance of Device Data for True Intelligence." The presentation will be given on...

2009-06-17 07:09:00

SAN JOSE, California, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Finjan Inc., a leader in secure web gateway products and the provider of a unified web security solution for the enterprise market, today announced that its Malicious Code Research Center (MCRC) managed to research a trading network and botnet, where compromised PCs are bought and sold for profit.

2009-06-15 10:44:52

Could an entirely new approach to online security, based on distributed sanctions, help prevent cybercrime, fraud and identity theft?

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