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2014-06-17 23:07:47

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Cyber Security Market: Trends & Opportunities (2014-19)" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Today cyber security has become a major concern for all the sectors and industries operating with the support of cyber space. Organizations are continuously looking for technologies and security system to combat cyber attacks. Cyber security industry is undergoing significant changes in many segments and attracting...

2014-06-17 08:37:21

Venture-backed cybersecurity firm introduces ThreatSecure, a disruptive threat detection and remediation technology, and announces plans to expand into Silicon Valley RESTON, Va., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ThreatTrack Security is delivering on its mission to solve the data breach epidemic by announcing the immediate availability of ThreatSecure(TM), a cybersecurity solution that represents an exponential leap forward in advanced threat protection. ThreatSecure is the industry's only...

2014-06-17 08:35:22

Hosting Provider Relies on NSFOCUS Anti-DDoS Solution to Protect its Brand and its Customers MIAMI BEACH, Fla., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (HostingCon 2014, Miami Beach Convention Center, Booth #513) - NSFOCUS, Inc., a global provider of distributed denial of service (DDoS) mitigation solutions and services, today announced that Psychz Networks, a web hosting provider, is expanding its work with NSFOCUS to protect customers from DDoS attacks. NEWS FACTS: -- DDoS attacks on the rise -...

2014-06-16 23:07:28

The new features will be showcased at HostingCon, Miami 2014. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Fireblade announced today the launch of its mobile monitoring application along with its web-based “test-my-site” feature. Both applications are available at no cost and they are designed to help website owners to get a clear picture of the current security, availability and speed of their websites. The mobile monitoring application is currently available for Android, and in July, also for...

2014-06-16 08:32:50

New protection against email-based attacks extends the usability of Votiro's free service TEL AVIV, Israel, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Votiro [http://www.votiro.com ], the provider of Secure Data Sanitization solutions for protecting organizations against zero-day and other ongoing cyber-threats, announced today that it has extended the usability of its free, cloud-based, sanitization service to include protection against spear phishing and other email-based attacks....

2014-06-14 23:02:03

The Center for Strategic and International Studies recently released a report estimating the cost of cybercrime and how it has been affecting economies and businesses around the world, evaluating everything from direct theft of funds, to the much harder to gauge ramifications on business due to things like the loss of Intellectual Property, as well as the effect on employment. Drawing on years of experience and some of the conclusions relayed in the report, GDF’s founder talks about...

fcc chief urges more cyber control for companies
2014-06-13 04:53:17

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Thursday, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler called upon communications companies to take a lead in bolstering their networks from cyber-attacks and other online threats. In what has been billed as his first major speech devoted fully to the topic of cybersecurity, the FCC chairman urged the private sector to "step up" and assume new responsibility as well as market accountability when it comes to managing...

russian hackers arrested
2014-06-12 10:06:46

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online This week, Russian authorities announced the arrest of two alleged hackers, both residents of Moscow, who were believed to have been behind a recent Apple extortion scheme. The pair allegedly locked users' iCloud access and then demanded payment from the rightful owners to free them up them. An official statement on the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs website said the duo carried out the "ransomware: attack by creating a...

2014-06-12 08:24:40

Majority believe that retailers should be financially responsible for fraudulent charges NEW YORK, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While retailers, banks and card issuers debate who is responsible for data breaches at large U.S. retailers, consumers have their minds made up. A new survey by global business communications firm Brunswick Group reveals that retailers shoulder significantly more blame than banks for the theft of consumer data from their systems. The Brunswick survey - "Main Street...

2014-06-11 23:10:32

Healthcare breaches are inevitable and the HIPAA Omnibus Rule will impose heftier fines due to its new regulations. Therefore, the Cyber Protector Plan is providing tips for those in the healthcare industry. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Those in the healthcare industry are at great risk for data breaches, according to the 2014 Experian Data Breach Industry Forecast. Those working in the healthcare industry must be careful to adhere to the new privacy and data breach regulations in the...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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