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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,...

State Of Cyber Crime: Survey Finds Hackers Are Winning The Fight
2014-05-28 13:11:00

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The news for businesses of all sizes isn't good. The hackers are winning and online attackers are more determined than ever to break into computers and steal data. Most worrisome is that cyber criminals are more technologically advanced than the businesses that are there to stop them. That is the findings of a new survey of 500 executives of US businesses, law enforcement services and government agencies that was released on Wednesday...

2014-05-07 23:05:19

Fourth Annual Summit Will Bring Together Industry Experts and Peers to Discuss Strategies for Protecting Businesses and Consumers from Evolving Cybercrime Threats San Jose, CA (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 ThreatMetrix®, the fastest-growing provider of context-based security and advanced fraud prevention solutions, announced today the ThreatMetrix® Cybercrime Prevention Summit 2014, themed “Building Trust on the Internet.” The fourth annual summit will take place November 5-7 at the...

2014-02-12 16:28:37

Company joins forces with the Organization of American States, Europol and FIS to expand efforts to make the Internet safer for consumers worldwide. REDMOND, Wash., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. announced three new global partnerships Wednesday with the Organization of American States, Europol and FIS to increase cooperation between international law enforcement and the private sector in combatting cybercrime and helping build a safer Internet. (Photo:...

2014-01-09 08:32:53

New Options Enable Subscribers to Access In-Depth Cybercrime Reports and Embed Continuously-Updated Data onto their Proprietary Applications GLENELG, Md., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HackSurfer LLC, an independent cybercrime data and analytics social collaboration network, announced the launch of a suite of premium API and report options. These new offerings include HackSurfer Reports, which are monthly in-depth cybercrime activity reviews, as well as three Application-Programming...

2013-12-18 23:20:13

As Cybercrime Continues to Grow, ThreatMetrix Protects Businesses Across Industries from Evolving Threats San Jose, CA (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime solutions, today announces several predictions for the top cybercrime threats businesses and consumers will face in 2014. The biggest threats in 2014 include the risk of cybercriminals compromising the Internet of Things and our nation’s critical infrastructure. In addition,...

Microsoft Unveils Digital Crimes Unit
2013-11-16 05:08:48

[ Watch the Video: Microsoft Opens Center To Battle Cybercrime ] Bryan P. Carpender for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Picture it: Concrete walls. Rubberized floors. Dramatic lighting. Huge flat-panel televisions mounted on the walls, displaying dizzying images, algorithms, and data. Laboratories are filled with an array of high-tech gadgets. Tools and software are strewn about, along with notebooks, case files and binders belonging to an army of personnel manning sleek...

2013-11-14 23:22:56

ThreatMetrix Cites Escalating Mobile Malware Threats to be Aware of During the Holiday Season San Jose, CA (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime solutions, today announces several of the top threats compromising mobile devices this holiday season, including app replacement, API reverse engineering and SMS malware. Mobile malware is projected to more than quadruple in the next year – and a key factor in this rise is the...

2013-10-29 23:23:35

Continuing its Alignment to National Cyber Security Awareness Month, ThreatMetrix Outlines Preventative Measures to Protect Critical Infrastructure San Jose, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime solutions, continues its commitment to National Cyber Security Awareness Month by aligning to the week five theme, “Critical Infrastructure and Cybercrime.” As the nation’s critical infrastructure operations – including water...


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