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2011-08-29 07:00:00

My Computer Expert computer highlights common computer threats in new website section. Palm Springs, CA (PRWEB) August 29, 2011 As computer viruses evolve so does the information about them! My Computer Expert, a leading provider of US-based remote computer repair services, recently spotlighted their expertise in the area of security shield virus removal. My Computer Expert created a newly designed website section called Common Computer Threats to specifically spotlight the most common...

2011-08-16 10:15:00

SAN RAMON, Calif., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Research shows the world's top five security software vendors are losing significant market share to other industry players, including Faronics, whose innovative solutions target ever-changing threats that some security software might miss. Market share for the top five vendors dropped to 44.3 percent in 2010 from 60 percent in 2006, in part because other vendors such as Faronics are more agile, responding to end-user needs created by new...

2011-07-06 07:30:00

ORLANDO, Fla., July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PandaLabs, Panda Security's anti-malware laboratory, today published its Quarterly Report for Q2, analyzing the IT security events and incidents from April through June 2011. As the report outlines, this quarter has been one of the worst on record, with hacking groups Anonymous and LulzSec causing widespread mayhem and organizations such as RSA Security, the U.S. Defense Department, the International Monetary Fund, the European Space Agency,...

2011-07-05 02:59:00

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. and ZURICH, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VASCO Data Security Inc. (Nasdaq: VDSI; www.vasco.com ), a leading software security company specializing in authentication products, today announces the results of its aXsGUARD Gatekeeper Internet Threat Survey. 400 small and medium enterprises with 5 to 250 internet users were surveyed during 2010. The survey focused on mail and web traffic. The main conclusion is that, starting from September, a tremendous decline in the...

2011-06-16 07:30:00

ORLANDO, Fla., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PandaLabs, Panda Security's anti-malware laboratory, has detected a new malicious code, Banbra.GYI, which uses a video of rising Brazilian soccer star Neymar to trick users. The video claims to contain erotic images of the soccer player with his ex-girlfriend. However, the truth is there is no such video and users who click the link will actually download a new variant of the well-known Banbra family of Trojans, which has been active since...

2011-05-12 05:00:00

FAIRFAX, Va., May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A universal law enforcement axiom states that criminals prefer to trespass through vulnerable open or unlocked doors or windows. In the IT and software industries, the same rule prevails. Approximately nine in 10 cyber attacks exploit known computer security flaws. Criminals using malicious software prefer the easy path: attacking client-side software that is vulnerable because software patch management is out of date, often by months and even...

2011-04-05 07:30:00

ORLANDO, Fla., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PandaLabs, Panda Security's anti-malware laboratory, today published its Quarterly Report for Q1, analyzing the IT security events and incidents from January through March 2011. Key highlights from the report include an increase in virus activity over the previous quarter, and threats propagated through Android and Facebook as well as the Anonymous hacktivist group, which have served as some of the quarter's most notable security events....

2011-03-24 14:53:12

Researchers exploring human metabolism at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) have uncovered a handful of chemical compounds that regulate fat storage in worms, offering a new tool for understanding obesity and finding future treatments for diseases associated with obesity. As described in a paper published this month in the journal Nature Chemical Biology, the UCSF team took armies of microscopic worms called C.elegans and exposed them to thousands of different chemical...


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