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2014-07-15 23:05:26

Middle East Cyber Security Market research report majorly focuses on technologies types of services, support and maintenance, market drivers, restraints, challenges, and opportunities. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/middle-east-cyber-security-market-121119697.html) (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 The report “Middle East Cyber Security Market by Technologies (IAM, DLP, UTM, IDS/IPS, Firewall, Risk & Compliance Management, Antivirus, SVM/SIEM, Disaster Recovery, DDOS...

Google To Tackle Security Threats With New Project Zero Team
2014-07-15 10:54:53

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Tuesday Google reaffirmed its commitment to security with the creation of a new, well-staffed team dubbed Project Zero. "Security is a top priority for Google," Chris Evans, researcher herder at Google, posted in the official Online Security Blog. "We've invested a lot in making our products secure, including strong SSL encryption by default for Search, Gmail and Drive, as well as encrypting data moving between our data centers....

2014-07-14 08:29:33

AYLESBURY, England, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GBP1.2m investment enables customers to evaluate the latest cyber-security protection, forensics and stress-testing solutions Phoenix Datacom Limited has extended the capabilities of its Carrier and Mobile Network Operator cyber lab to provide real-world cyber-security protection solution demonstrations to UK Government and Enterprise network owners. Originally used by Carriers and...

2014-07-10 23:07:03

Free security analytics service available to any organization to measure the effectiveness of their security investments. University Park, PA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 The College of Information Sciences and Technology at Penn State, in partnership with Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced that the top 25 percent of vulnerability management contributors scanned their networks nearly continuously and had an...

2014-07-10 08:20:30

NEW ORLEANS, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Andre Allen, the GCR Information & Cyber Security Manager, will spearhead GCR's Cyber Security Practice to deliver cost-effective cyber security solutions, with a primary focus on the Aviation industry. Mr. Allen will lead an experienced team of certified project managers and developers, some with high level government security clearance. The FBI Cyber Division has warned that the Aviation industry is under continual cyber-attack....

2014-07-07 23:06:30

One of Europe’s best security speakers will be teaching an advanced Windows security class ahead of TakeDownCon Rocket City, a popular EC-Council Foundation IT security event in Huntsville, AL. Huntsville, AL (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 Paula Januszkiewicz, Tech Ed’s No. 3 speaker for Europe and top ten speaker for Tech Ed North America 2013, will be the teaching Securing Windows Infrastructure at TakeDownCon, EC-Council Foundation's IT Security Conference, in Huntsville, AL August 15...

US, European Energy Companies Under Attack By Russian Hackers
2014-07-01 10:40:00

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Monday, Symantec Corp. reported that a group of Russian hackers – known as "Energetic Bear," as well as "Dragonfly" – is now attacking energy companies in the United States and Europe. The group is reportedly capable of disrupting power supplies, the cyber-security researchers warned. "An ongoing cyberespionage campaign against a range of targets, mainly in the energy sector, gave attackers the ability to mount sabotage...

2014-06-30 23:18:47

Johnny Long, author and revolutionary security thinker, will be coming to the US to deliver the keynote at Hacker Halted, EC-Council Foundation’s premier security conference. Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Title: Johnny Long, world renowned author of Google Hacking and the Founder of Hackers for Charity.org, to headline EC-Council Foundation’s Hacker Halted Summary: Johnny Long, author and revolutionary security thinker, will be coming to the US to deliver the keynote at...

2014-06-26 16:20:38

In cybersecurity, the motto is partner or perish, leaders at AFCEA International Cyber Symposium agree. FAIRFAX, Va., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Government agencies and the private sector must determine ways to cooperate to defeat cyberthreats or both could face catastrophic consequences. For the commercial sector, individual companies or even entire economic sectors could face total collapse. For the government, the critical infrastructure could suffer attacks that...

Montana State Health Records Compromised In Massive Data Breach
2014-06-25 13:48:42

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In William Shakespeare's patriotic play Henry V, the king rallies his men with the now famous line, "Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more." In the era of almost daily reports of hacking its all too common to hear "once more about a breach," a security breach. This week it was some 1.3 million people that had their Social Security numbers and other personal information compromised following a data security breach of...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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