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2014-05-07 08:39:12

Recent extensive data breaches have made it evident that no American business is safe from cyber-attacks - Solace Insurance details the nuances of cyber insurance and the steps necessary to secure coverage. TAMPA BAY, Fla., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Cyber-attacks are draining as much as $140 billion and half a million jobs from the U.S. economy each year (1). Only recently have companies and insurance providers begun to take notice of the significant financial liabilities that...

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2014-05-06 07:33:49

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online IBM introduced a new suite of cybersecurity offerings on Monday aimed at helping enterprises and other organizations protect critical data. The company’s Threat Protection System and Critical Data Protection Program are comprised of security software and services that build on current offerings, but are more tailored towards enterprises seeking to disrupt zero day attacks. IBM said the new services are the culmination of two...

2014-05-02 23:04:40

Companies partner to provide a holistic approach to reduce and prevent phishing attacks through improved automation and intelligence Pittsburgh, PA and New York, NY (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Malcovery® Security, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence to neutralize email-based threats, and Return Path, the global leader in email intelligence, announced a partnership to deliver multi-layered brand protection to enterprises. The combined usage of the Malcovery and Return...

2014-05-01 23:06:45

Andreas Baumhof, Chief Technology Officer, Will Educate Attendees on the Growth of Mobile Banking and Associated Cybercrime Risks San Jose, CA (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 ThreatMetrix®, the fastest-growing provider of context-based security and advanced fraud prevention solutions, announced today that Andreas Baumhof, chief technology officer, ThreatMetrix, will present at the FS-ISAC & BITS Annual Summit, May 4-7, at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, Amelia Island, Fla. FS-ISAC...

Heartbleed Security Threat Continues Despite Efforts To Patch Websites
2014-04-30 11:40:02

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In the truly grand scheme of things, the Heartbleed security flaw currently only affects a very small portion of the Internet. According to researchers, the flaw affects roughly 500,000 websites, and many have already been patched. However, it has also come to light that the patch to the “secure socket” program, which encrypts data online and thus protects user information on secure sites, was only made after two years of...

2014-04-28 23:11:08

Paula Januszkiewicz, the IT security auditor and penetration tester, enterprise security MVP and trainer and Microsoft security trusted advisor for CQURE, will be a featured speaker at Rocket City TakeDownCon this summer. Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 The EC-Council Foundation is bringing this globally recognized hacking and offensive cyber security conference to Huntsville for the second year in partnership with Dynetics, the premier sponsor and host. The event will be held on...

2014-04-28 23:05:07

Alisdair Faulkner, Chief Products Officer, Will Provide Unique Insights on Cybercrime Attacks from the ThreatMetrix® Global Trust Intelligence Network San Jose, CA (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 ThreatMetrix®, the fastest-growing provider of context-based security and advanced fraud prevention solutions, announced today that Alisdair Faulkner, chief products officer, ThreatMetrix, will present at the Interac Risk & Cybercrime Conference, April 30-May 1, at the Inn at Laurel Point,...

2014-04-28 12:22:15

Evidence Tampering in Sledgehammer & Ergenekon Cases Featured at U.S. Cyber Crime Conference BOSTON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Spencer, President of Arsenal Consulting (www.ArsenalExperts.com) will present "Sledgehammer and Ergenekon - Case Studies in Sophisticated Digital Forgery" at the U.S. Cyber Crime Conference on May 1. This event takes place at The National Conference Center in Leesburg, Virginia. The U.S. Cyber Crime Conference (formerly the Department of Defense...

2014-04-24 12:34:17

ISC Handlers to Detail Malicious Activity on the Internet Including Heartbleed, Cyberterrorism, and Insider Threats Bethesda, Md., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SANS Institute today announced the return of SANSFIRE, SANS' annual Internet Storm Center (ISC) training event. SANSFIRE 2014 will take place in Baltimore, MD June 21 - 30. This unique event brings together ISC handlers from around the world as they share their most interesting experiences and the newest cyber...

2014-04-24 08:20:51

Ability to integrate solutions, including cybersecurity, is key to agreement NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier Alliance Group Inc. (OTCQB: PIMO) announced it has signed an agreement with Power Generation Services Inc. (PoGens) to provide fully integrated solutions to clients who want to monetize back-up power generation assets by participating in ISO-sponsored Demand Response Programs. These programs, which allow customers to reduce operating costs and improve asset...


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