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2014-06-09 08:33:44

Highly skilled research team provides tools for effective and continuous response to today's most damaging threats ATLANTA, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lancope, Inc., a leader in network visibility and security intelligence, announces that its security research team, StealthWatch(®) Labs, has conducted advanced research to provide cutting-edge protection against recent, destructive cyber-attacks including Heartbleed and CryptoLocker. Through unique, behavioral-based threat...

2014-06-07 23:02:08

Massive financial fraud, data for ransom and other sophisticated attacks are par for the course when it comes to giant botnets, and as details trickle in about some of the biggest botnet takedowns ever, US businesses better take notice. GDF’s founder discusses some of these newest revelations and the importance for organizations to undergo regular in-depth testing and to have sound emergency response plans in place. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 On Tuesday, June 3rd, Reuters...

2014-06-06 12:26:14

BANGALORE, India, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SecPod Technologies, a leading information security company, has announced Saner Business, a vulnerability management solution for enterprise computers. In today's complicated cyber world, new approaches are required to ensure computers are secure and remain secure. It is no longer sufficient to simply try to detect and stop cyber attacks. Manageable and cost effective solutions must be deployed to proactively ensure...

2014-06-06 08:27:19

SAN FRANCISCO, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brighterion is proud to announce the release of iDetect, our real-time data breach detection solution powered by our cognitive computing platform; the world's most comprehensive artificial intelligence and machine learning solution that predicts, infers and makes intelligent, real-time decisions. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140605/94697) With Brighterion's state-of-the-art data breach detection solution, we have the ability...

2014-06-05 23:09:12

LifeJourney technology partnership focused on addressing shortage of cybersecurity professionals Tysons Corner, Va. – Cyber Security Summit (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 -- Tripwire Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced that it will lead the Tripwire Cybersecurity Risk Manager LifeJourney Experience for the nation’s youth. LifeJourney is a web-based, interactive classroom experience that allows students from middle schools,...

2014-06-05 23:08:58

KnowBe4’s confidence in its security awareness training prompts their offer of crypto-insurance against ransomware Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 In a bold move, IT security firm KnowBe4 announced it will pay a company’s ransom in Bitcoin if they get hit with ransomware due to human error of an employee. Security experts agree It will only be a matter of weeks before CryptoLocker or a variant will be back in business as the criminals who created it are still on the loose. When it...

2014-06-05 12:38:17

BOULDER, Colo., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During an upcoming webinar, LogRhythm, The Security Intelligence Company, and Ultimate Windows Security (UWS), a site devoted to spreading knowledge and understanding of Windows security, IT auditing and compliance, will share security monitoring lessons learned from the Target, Neiman Marcus and Sony data breaches. LogRhythm's Erick Ingleby and UWS's Randy Franklin Smith will lead the webinar on Tuesday, June 10, at noon eastern time....

2014-06-05 08:34:39

Changes driven by new cyber threats, security breaches and data loss in the United States, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Australia, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan SAN JOSE, Calif., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vormetric, a leader in enterprise data security for physical, virtual and cloud environments, today released a new report written by FieldFisher, a UK-based Law firm with deep expertise in global compliance, e-privacy, information management and data security. The report...

2014-06-05 08:32:48

SAN ANTONIO, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- root9B, a leading provider of Cybersecurity services and training, recently assisted the 2014 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (NCCDC) by providing advanced Cybersecurity capabilities for integration into the competition. The Center for Infrastructure Assurance and Security at the University of Texas at San Antonio (CIAS) started the competition in 2005 as a way for educational institutions to test and expand the practical...

free-form password protection
2014-06-05 04:43:10

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Security experts have long recommended that a "strong" password should be considered when using a PC, but the need for complex and hard to crack passwords has become even more necessary with the rise of mobile devices including phones or tablets. While hackers can try to remotely break into a system with mobile devices, users also need to watch out for prying eyes. "All it takes to steal a password is a quick eye," said Janne...


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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
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