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2014-04-22 08:41:55

Cyber Security Firm Enables Organizations to Effectively Mitigate Business-Specific Security Risks through Relevant, Targeted and Actionable Intelligence GLENELG, Md., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HackSurfer, a next-generation cyber risk intelligence provider, today announced it has raised $3.5 million of equity financing led by Boulder Ventures and CNF Investments. HackSurfer will use the funding to build out the marketing and sales functions and introduce its innovative,...

2014-04-16 23:10:46

Cyber Security Market research report majorly focuses on estimation of current market size and future growth potential across all the major segments of this market, i.e., types, solutions, services, verticals, and regions. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/cyber-security-market-505.html) (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 The report “Cyber Security Market (IAM, Encryption, DLP, Risk and Compliance Management, IDS/IPS, UTM, Firewall, Antivirus/Antimalware, SVM/SIEM, Disaster Recovery,...

2014-04-04 23:33:08

KnowBe4 issues warning to computer users of new ransomware, how to avoid infection and how to avoid being caught up in a cyber-gang war. Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 KnowBe4 CEO Stu Sjouwerman issued an alert today warning computer users of a new but very nasty ransomware named CryptoDefense. A copycat competitor to CryptoLocker, CryptoDefense was released in late February, 2014 and is much worse than the original. The ransomware targets text, picture, video, PDF and MS Office...

2014-03-31 08:35:18

Partnership enables Enlightened to provide Resilience's tools and cyber security solutions to its clients. WASHINGTON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enlightened, Inc. ("Enlightened"), a leading provider of Information Technology (IT) consulting services, announced today that it will be partnering with Maryland-based Resilience Technology Corporation. The partnership will unite Resilience's powerful, one-of-a-kind cyber security tools and fault-tolerant hardware with Enlightened's...

2014-03-27 23:25:48

"Watching the (Digital) Detectives Rout Out Cyber Fraudsters" article highlights how digital forensics is becoming the preferred way to battle the bad guys. Pittsburgh, PA and Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Malcovery®Security, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence that can be applied to neutralize email-based malicious threats, received coverage in Inc. Magazine, as a part of Inc.'s 2014 Best Industries series, highlighting the top industries...

Black Markets For Hackers Continue To Expand
2014-03-27 13:01:26

RAND Corporation Black and gray markets for computer hacking tools, services and byproducts such as stolen credit card numbers continue to expand, creating an increasing threat to businesses, governments and individuals, according to a new RAND Corporation study. One dramatic example is the December 2013 breach of retail giant Target, in which data from approximately 40 million credit cards and 70 million user accounts was hijacked. Within days, that data appeared — available for...

2014-03-20 23:27:45

GreyCastle Security becomes the eighth member of Malcovery’s ‘RedHanded Alliance,’ its growing reseller network focused on email-based threat intelligence to stop and prevent phishing and malware Pittsburgh, PA. and Troy, NY (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Malcovery®Security, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence that can be applied to neutralize email-based malicious threats, today announced that GreyCastle Security has become a part of Malcovery’s ‘RedHanded...

2014-03-20 16:29:17

Regional Initiative Formed to Push for Further Industry Growth as Study Reveals a $1.5 Billion Cluster in San Diego SAN DIEGO, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET®, the global leader in proactive digital protection, has joined with San Diego business and community leaders to launch a new initiative to increase the region's leadership in the cyber security sector. In a strategic effort to accelerate growth, the Cyber Center of Excellence (CCOE) - a public-private partnership...

2014-03-19 23:31:44

In an effort to broaden the talent pool the Center for Systems Security and Information Assurance (CSSIA) recently partnered with the Association of Computer and Information Science/Engineering Departments at Minority Institutions (ADMI) to promote cyber security student skills-based competitions. Virginia Beach, VA (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 In spite of the growing number of colleges offering degrees, certificates and courses in cybersecurity, there is still a critical national shortage of...

2014-03-19 23:01:34

NoBullying.com, releases today the ultimate guide on The Internet Glossary http://nobullying.com/the-glossary/. London, UK (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Most people have little of no information about common Cyber crimes and harassment methods on the internet and other electronic devices. Knowing more about the problems can help you fight them. Today, NoBullying releases a guide to the most common terms of the Internet Glossary. The internet glossary includes explanations of terms such as cyber...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.