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2013-11-15 23:20:36

NetworkWorld, Computerworld and CSO Magazine articles cite Malcovery as part of a ‘slate of security start-ups worth watching in the near future’ Pittsburgh, PA. and Birmingham, AL. (PRWEB) November 15, 2013 Malcovery®, the leader in delivering actionable intelligence that can be applied to neutralize the threats and actions by cyber criminals in the areas of phishing, spam and malware, today announced that it has been named to the list of “12 hot security start-ups to watch”...

2013-11-12 23:22:49

New White Paper Shows How To Prevent DDOS Attacks By Blocking Phish And Malware Hosts Pittsburgh, PA and Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Malcovery®, the leader in delivering actionable intelligence that can be applied to neutralize the threats and actions by cyber criminals in the areas of phishing, spam and malware, today announced the release of a new white paper that details how its technologies and services can prevent (or limit or reduce) DDOS attacks by blocking the...

2013-11-09 23:02:03

Global Digital Forensics founder, Joe Caruso, weighs in on a spreading variant of ransomware that has IT security circles buzzing. CryptoLocker “kidnaps” a victim’s data by encrypting it and demands a hefty ransom for its safe return (maybe). New York, NY (PRWEB) November 09, 2013 Encryption is a word that is supposed to bring peace of mind to computer users. It’s supposed to mean sensitive data will be protected from the prying eyes and/or control of unwelcome visitors....

2013-11-07 23:29:34

Gary Warner discusses malware and cybercrime in latest episode. Birmingham, AL and Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Malcovery,® a leader in delivering actionable intelligence that can be applied to neutralize the threats and actions by cyber criminals in the areas of phishing, spam and malware, today announced that Gary Warner, Malcovery CTO, will be a featured on an episode of CNBC’s “American Greed: The Fugitives” airing on Thursday November 7, 2013 at 10PM ET/PT....

Anonymous Hacks Singapore Journalist, Threatens Further Action
2013-11-01 11:06:19

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Singapore’s government is on high alert today following a cyber-attack on its main paper. A hacker claiming to be with the collective Anonymous is taking responsibility for hacking the blog of a Straits Times journalist in protest of new censorship laws that may be passed in the nation soon. Days earlier Anonymous posted a video on YouTube claiming it would attack the infrastructure of Singapore on the fifth of November if the new...

2013-10-30 23:24:25

Rakesh Shah of Arbor Networks to host an educational webinar on November 5, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. EST. BURLINGTON, Mass. (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Arbor Networks, Inc., a leading provider of DDoS and advanced threat protection solutions for enterprise and service provider networks, announced today that it is hosting an educational webinar on Tuesday, November 5 at 11:00 a.m. EST. The webinar will be hosted by Rakesh Shah, Arbor’s senior director of product marketing and strategy, and will...

2013-10-26 23:02:53

A global survey released by Fortinet recently should sound alarm bells for any organization at all concerned with the protection of digital assets and data. Joe Caruso, the founder and CEO/CTO of Global Digital Forensics, discusses the potential real-world impact the growing wave of personal computing devices in the workplace can have on any organization, well substantiated by the eye-popping numbers revealed in the survey, and the importance of performing up-to-date penetration testing...


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