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2014-04-23 04:22:36

Report Finds Nine Basic Patterns Make Up 92 Percent of Security Incidents; No Organization Is Immune From a Data Breach NEW YORK, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon security researchers, using advanced analytical techniques, have found that 92 percent of the 100,000 security incidents analyzed over the past ten years can be traced to nine basic attack patterns that vary from industry to industry. This finding, the highlight of Verizon's "2014 Data Breach Investigations Report," will...

2014-04-22 23:10:05

Ace Technology Partners will be bringing its leading-edge custom forensic workstations to the U.S. Cyber Crime Conference in Washington, D.C. The conference runs from April 27-April 30. Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Ace Technology Partners will be bringing its leading-edge custom forensic workstations to the U.S. Cyber Crime Conference in Washington, D.C. The conference runs from April 27-April 30. Ace Technology Partners is a 31-year-old ISO9001:2008 Certified Specialty...

2014-04-22 23:06:53

Commissioned paper reveals how companies can protect their network and their brand through intelligence-led security. Pittsburgh, PA and Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Malcovery® Security, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence that can be applied to neutralize email-based malicious threats, today released a white paper entitled “Disrupting The Phishing Supply Chain with Threat Intelligence,” available as a free download at...

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...


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