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2014-06-04 16:20:44

New study analyzes security vulnerabilities of Keystone XL and the threat posed to nearby agricultural lands and waterways WASHINGTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The first-ever threat assessment of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline highlights the potential security vulnerabilities. The report finds that the pipeline has a high-risk of being exploited and could easily cause a catastrophic spill of more than seven million gallons of toxic tar sands "dilbit" into surrounding farmlands and...

Making The Internet Of Things Safer With New Tool Developed By Computer Scientists
2014-06-04 03:09:48

University of California, San Diego Computer scientists at the University of California, San Diego, have developed a tool that allows hardware designers and system builders to test security- a first for the field. One of the tool’s potential uses is described in the May-June issue of IEEE Micro magazine. “The stakes in hardware security are high”, said Ryan Kastner, a professor of computer science at the Jacobs School of Engineering at UC San Diego. There is a big push to...

2014-06-04 08:40:56

CLEARWATER, Fla., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: ThreatTrack Security CEO Julian Waits, Sr. will host the 2014 Cyber Security Summit, taking place in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, June 5, 2014. The Summit brings C-level and senior executives responsible for protecting critical infrastructures together with cutting-edge technology providers and renowned information security experts. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140219/NE67666LOGO WHEN: Thursday, June 5, 2014, 8:55...

2014-06-04 08:40:41

Dramatically reduces costs associated with releasing secured code as part of a Secure SDLC (SSDLC) LOS ANGELES, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prevoty, Inc., a new security software company providing a radical real-time application security capability for enterprises, today announced support for private clouds for the company's flagship Prevoty Enterprise suite. While the majority of enterprises understand the value in using an SSDLC methodology to develop more secure applications,...

2014-06-04 08:38:01

Solutions Provide Persistent Endpoint Security and Management to K12 Students and Faculty VANCOUVER, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Absolute® Software Corporation (TSX: ABT), the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and management solutions for computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones, today announced 21 of the 25 largest school districts in the United States use Absolute Software solutions to protect, secure, and manage devices used by students and faculty.*...

2014-06-04 08:37:59

NEW YORK, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- root9B, a Premier Alliance company (OTCQB: PIMO), has unveiled its new cutting-edge cybersecurity research, training and operations facility in Honolulu, Hawaii. root9B continues to bring industry-leading, technically sophisticated training and advanced cybersecurity capabilities and services to its customers in the Pacific region. This new facility, located in downtown Honolulu, is utilized to train and equip several Department of Defense...

2014-06-03 23:18:03

Brisbane IT company, ComputerZen, has urged families in the Queensland capital to review and improve their computers’ and internet security measures. The advice comes in the wake of the Australian Federal Police issuing cautions to several young people whose online activity was flagged as being ‘suspicious’. Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Over the last twelve months, the Australian Federal Police (AFP) as well as state police have made arrests and issued...

2014-06-03 23:12:54

ENTERTECH SYSTEMS, the official North American operating partner for Suprema Inc., have just announced a strategic partnership with ProdataKey, a leading wireless smart access control products innovator. ProdataKey will offer Suprema biometric products to their integration partners and through their network of national and international distribution channels. Amherst, NY (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 ENTERTECH SYSTEMS, the official operating partner for Suprema in the United States, Canada, the...

2014-06-03 23:05:26

Tools4ever to showcase how its products efficiently help educational entities find solutions to their Identity and Access Management issues. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Tools4ever, the worldwide market leader in Identity and Access Management (IdM/IAM) solutions, announced today that they are a tier 1 sponsor at the 2014 Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) CTO Clinic in Austin, Texas on June 17th and 18th, 2014. Tools4ever will showcase how its IAM solutions assist...

2014-06-03 12:46:23

LISBON, Portugal, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AnubisNetworks, a leader in real-time threat intelligence helps FBI in U.S.-Led Multi-National Action against "GameOver Zeus" Botnet and "Cryptolocker" Ransomware. According to security researchers, it's estimated that Cryptolocker has infected more than 234,000 computers, generating losses of more than $27 million in ransom payments made in just the first two months since the ransomware emerged. In addition, the FBI...

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