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2013-10-08 23:26:32

Used by government agencies and Global 2000 companies including 7 of the top 10 U.S. patent holders to protect a trillion dollars worth of intellectual property Waltham, Mass. (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Verdasys will showcase its solutions for advanced cyber threat protection and insider threat prevention at the Cybersecurity Symposium Oct 16-17 at the BWI Airport Marriott, Linthicum, Md. Used by government agencies around the world as well as Global 2000 companies including 7 of the top...

2013-09-30 23:33:47

KnowBe4 partners with industry veteran, Accuvant, Inc., to provide internet security awareness training to Accuvant’s customers. Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 KnowBe4, one of the fastest growing providers of advanced security awareness training, today announced a partnership with Accuvant, Inc. to provide KnowBe4’s Kevin Mitnick Security Awareness Training to Accuvant clients. The training, which is provided via a highly scalable, cloud-based infrastructure, is designed to...

2013-09-29 23:04:22

idcloak is announcing the publication of a new article addressing Cyber crime, identity theft, and computer security. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 29, 2013 idcloak has published a new article addressing computer security threats and the ways which netizens can keep themselves safe while browsing the web. The article, titled 'Computer Security Protection - Avoiding Electronic Identity Theft', aims to expose some of the methods used to carry out identity theft and internet...

2013-09-24 23:30:42

Defend Against Insider & Cyber Attacks with New Integrated Model for Visibility, Correlation & Control Waltham, Mass. (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 Verdasys will host a live webinar showcasing next-generation cyber defense capabilities made possible by the integration of multi-vendor products and technologies designed to provide unprecedented visibility, correlation and control over insider and cyber threats that evade infrastructure focused defenses. "Bridging the Gap Between...

2013-09-24 23:02:19

ThreatMetrix Recognized in “Best New Product or Service of the Year” and “Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year” Categories San Jose, CA (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime solutions, today announces it won a Gold Stevie® Award for the “Best New Product or Service of the Year – Software – Security Solution” category and a Silver Stevie Award for the “Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year” category...

2013-09-19 23:02:02

Sponsored by the Coalition Against Domain Name Abuse and Council of Better Business Bureaus Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 The Coalition Against Domain Name Abuse (CADNA) and the Council of Better Business Bureaus (CBBB) Wednesday announced a public awareness campaign to educate businesses and consumers about Internet safety, particularly with the expected addition of more than one thousand top-level domains – the text to the right of the dot in a web address. The Know Your...

Symantec Discovers Hacking Group Hired For Online Attacks
2013-09-18 14:25:06

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A newly published report from the cyber-security company Symantec said the hacker group known as Hidden Lynx is based out of China. However, unlike previous similar reports, the latest analysis did not tie cyber-attacks specifically to the Chinese government. The company said it has been tracking the hacker syndicate for the last two years and found them to be responsible for six major online attacks. At times, these attacks have...

2013-09-16 23:25:48

Powered by Mailshell filters beat the competition in AV Comparatives recent Anti Phishing shootout tests. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 APWG Conference -- A ‘Powered by Mailshell’ Anti-Phishing solution recently claimed first place in AV Comparatives’ test of phishing filters, earning an “Advanced+” rating and correctly blocking more than 99 percent of phishing attacks. The test winner and several other anti-malware vendors license phishing protection from...

2013-09-09 23:23:30

As phishing scams and spam messages continue to capitalize on the “spoofing” technique to fake their sender information, Scambook has noticed the increased need to warn consumers about how to avoid such schemes. Spoofed emails can lead to computer viruses or even more serious threats such as identity theft. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 As phishing scams and spam messages continue to capitalize on the “spoofing” technique to fake their sender information, Scambook has...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
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This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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