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2014-07-14 08:29:58

DUBLIN, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Cyber Security Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Cyber threats are internet-based attempts to attack information systems and hack critical information. These threats include hacking, malware, and phishing, and have the capability to capture all the critical information stored in information systems. Cyber security protects systems...

2014-07-10 23:05:03

Reed Taussig, ThreatMetrix CEO, to Participate in a Panel on Protecting Against Emerging Trends in Cybercrime San Jose, CA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 ThreatMetrix®, the fastest-growing provider of context-based security and advanced fraud prevention solutions, today announced it is speaking at the Security Innovation Network (SINET) Innovation Summit 2014, July 17 at The Times Center in New York. The SINET Innovation Summit connects America’s three most powerful epicenters – Wall...

2014-07-10 23:03:58

New comprehensive service protects financial institutions and their customers from account takeover attacks. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 PhishLabs, the leading provider of cybercrime protection and intelligence services that fight back against online threats, announces the launch of ATO|Prevent™ to help banks and credit unions stop account takeover (ATO) and reduce losses due to online fraud. ATO|Prevent provides proactive detection and mitigation of account takeover attacks...

2014-07-08 23:04:25

Company also achieves record automated analysis with auto-classification 92% of phishing URLs. Pittsburgh, PA. and Birmingham, AL. (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Malcovery Security announced today that it achieved several major milestones in delivering email-based threat intelligence, underscoring its unique analytics and patented technology capabilities in light of the unprecedented surge in phishing attack campaigns, as reported in June 2014, by the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG)...

2014-07-08 12:32:45

Top Security Experts Gather to Share Solutions to Today's Most Complex Cyber Threats BETHESDA, Md., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The SANS Institute today announced the Cyber Defense Summit taking place in Nashville, TN August 19 - 20. In conjunction with the Summit SANS will also host an intensive hands-on information security training event August 13 - 18. This event marks the first time that SANS will conduct a training event and Summit that brings together cyber defense...

2014-07-05 23:02:03

With just one member of an organization falling for the phishing scam that delivers the EMOTET Trojan, everyone and everything on the network they are connected to can be put at risk. Global Digital Forensics’ founder discusses what organizations can do to raise social engineering awareness to protect against these type of malware infiltrations, while at the same time helping to secure other critical aspects of their cyber security posture. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 05, 2014 Earlier...

2014-07-01 23:06:46

Technology Executive Dave Ellison Appointed President and CEO to Lead the Company’s Vision of Delivering Cyber Risk Intelligence in a Complete Business Context Sterling, VA (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 HackSurfer, an innovative provider of cyber risk intelligence solutions, has officially changed its name to SurfWatch Labs, which reflects the company’s mission of helping organizations understand their unique cyber risks, assess the impact to their business and proactively address threats...

2014-07-01 23:05:54

Privide is the First to Provide Advanced Cyber, Identity, and Privacy Protection to Affluent Consumers and Their Wealth, Financial, and Legal Advisors San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Privide today announced the launch of the first ever program to provide advanced cyber, identity, and privacy protection to what cybercrooks call Candy Stores. Candy Stores are higher-net-worth consumers and the wealth managers, financial advisors, and lawyers who advise them. They're now a hot...

2014-07-01 12:20:51

Survey highlights success of CyberPatriot in attracting students to STEM and cybersecurity careers ARLINGTON, Va., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Force Association's CyberPatriot National Youth Cyber Education Program today announced the results of its survey of middle and high school students, assessing their growth in cybersecurity knowledge and career interest through participation in the program. Results indicated that after participating in the CyberPatriot program, the...

2014-07-01 11:48:39

Sam Houston State University Cyberbullying creates fear among students about being victimized at school, a recent study by Sam Houston State University found. While traditional bullying still creates the most fear among students, cyberbullying is a significant factor for fear of victimization at school among students who have experienced bullying or disorder At school, such as the presence of gangs. The fear from cyberbullying is most prominent in minority populations. "It cannot be...


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