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cybercrime is costly
2014-06-09 12:22:42

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Anyone who has been a victim of cybercrime knows that it can be costly in both time and money. A new study published on Monday found that the annual cost to the global economy was about $445 billion each year, with the damage to businesses and corporations exceeding the $160 billion lost to individuals from hacking. The study, which was conducted by the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and sponsored by McAfee,...

2014-06-09 08:33:44

Highly skilled research team provides tools for effective and continuous response to today's most damaging threats ATLANTA, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lancope, Inc., a leader in network visibility and security intelligence, announces that its security research team, StealthWatch(®) Labs, has conducted advanced research to provide cutting-edge protection against recent, destructive cyber-attacks including Heartbleed and CryptoLocker. Through unique, behavioral-based threat...

2014-06-07 23:02:08

Massive financial fraud, data for ransom and other sophisticated attacks are par for the course when it comes to giant botnets, and as details trickle in about some of the biggest botnet takedowns ever, US businesses better take notice. GDF’s founder discusses some of these newest revelations and the importance for organizations to undergo regular in-depth testing and to have sound emergency response plans in place. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 On Tuesday, June 3rd, Reuters...

2014-06-06 12:26:59

Former United States General Cartwright and Dr. Parag Pruthi to Keynote at NIKSUN's WWSMC in Princeton, NJ PRINCETON, N.J., June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NIKSUN® Inc., the world leader in real time and forensics-based cybersecurity and network monitoring solutions, will feature General Cartwright at its 10(th) World Wide Security & Mobility Conference (WWSMC), June 25-27(th), 2014 in Princeton, New Jersey. The former US General will keynote, along with Dr. Parag Pruthi, NIKSUN...

2014-06-06 12:26:14

BANGALORE, India, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SecPod Technologies, a leading information security company, has announced Saner Business, a vulnerability management solution for enterprise computers. In today's complicated cyber world, new approaches are required to ensure computers are secure and remain secure. It is no longer sufficient to simply try to detect and stop cyber attacks. Manageable and cost effective solutions must be deployed to proactively ensure...

2014-06-05 23:05:36

Is it Game Over for ‘GameOver Zeus’? Pittsburgh, PA. (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Malcovery Security announced today that it has issued a special report, ‘The many faces of GameOver Zeus: A Today’s Top Threats special topic report, which is free to download at http://info.malcovery.com/special-report-many-faces-of-gameover-zeus. Despite the recent indictment against the alleged cybercriminal behind GameOver Zeus and CrytpoLocker, there is still much to learn. GameOver Zeus is considered...

2014-06-05 12:38:17

BOULDER, Colo., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During an upcoming webinar, LogRhythm, The Security Intelligence Company, and Ultimate Windows Security (UWS), a site devoted to spreading knowledge and understanding of Windows security, IT auditing and compliance, will share security monitoring lessons learned from the Target, Neiman Marcus and Sony data breaches. LogRhythm's Erick Ingleby and UWS's Randy Franklin Smith will lead the webinar on Tuesday, June 10, at noon eastern time....

2014-06-05 08:21:44

GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) commemorated the tenth anniversary of the formal creation of its enterprise cyber defense organization, the Lockheed Martin Computer Incident Response Team (LM-CIRT), by discussing the growing cyber threats facing corporate and government networks and looking forward to delivering another decade of cyber security services. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b At a celebration in one of the...

free-form password protection
2014-06-05 04:43:10

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Security experts have long recommended that a "strong" password should be considered when using a PC, but the need for complex and hard to crack passwords has become even more necessary with the rise of mobile devices including phones or tablets. While hackers can try to remotely break into a system with mobile devices, users also need to watch out for prying eyes. "All it takes to steal a password is a quick eye," said Janne...

2014-06-04 23:12:37

Garland Technology presents “Opening the Floodgate: We Enable You to Capture and Analyze Big Data Traffic.” Joined by European Distributor NEOX NETWORKS, Garland’s CEO Chris Bihary will host this session on Big Data. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Garland Technology, a leading network TAP manufacturer, and NEOX NETWORKS, partner and distributor, are spending the week at the Intelligence Support Systems for Lawful Interception, Criminal Investigations, and Intelligence Gathering...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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