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2014-06-24 23:02:32

KnowBe4’s Ransomware “We Pay if You’re Hit” Protection Gives Businesses a Safety Net Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Even with the recent international law enforcement "Operation Tovar" shutting down Cryptolocker operations, it appears the number one ransomware Trojan is back in business. KnowBe4 reports a new strain of the infamous CryptoLocker has been found. The new Trojan does not rely on the 2048-bit RSA encryption and does not need any communication with a...

2014-06-24 08:38:52

TORONTO, June 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Computer users cite the risk of security threats from malware as the top reason not to use unlicensed software. Among their specific concerns are intrusions by hackers and loss of data. Yet a striking 25 percent of the software installed on personal computers in Canada in 2013 was not properly licensed. These and other findings released today in the BSA Global Software Survey underscore the need for effective software management practices, especially in...

2014-06-24 08:37:06

Huge growth of mobile devices, data and BYOD initiatives create demand for integrated mobile security, visibility and incident readiness LINDON, Utah, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AccessData, the leader in incident resolution solutions, and Gigaom Research, today released a report on the growing complexities of mobile security and the limitations of "preventive, policy-driven" solutions that are not designed to detect and respond to mobile security incidents that bypass defenses. The report...

2014-06-24 00:21:07

WASHINGTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Computer users around the world cite the risk of security threats from malware as the top reason not to use unlicensed software. Among their specific concerns are intrusions by hackers and loss of data. Yet a striking 43 percent of the software installed on personal computers globally in 2013 was not properly licensed. These and other findings released today in the BSA Global Software Survey underscore the need for effective software...

2014-06-19 23:14:11

Only three IT Security Application participants out of 18 to receive certification for Q1 2014. Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Wontok, Inc. the provider of proven data security solutions announces its Malware Prevention Solution, Wontok™ SafeCentral for online banking transactions and remote endpoints is one of three vendors of the 18 security software solutions to receive certification by MRG Effitas, an independent internet security research organization focused on...

2014-06-19 16:29:00

ATLANTA, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aaron's Inc. and a franchisee secretly collected thousands of screen shots and key stroke logs from computers leased to two Colorado attorneys, a class action lawsuit filed in Atlanta federal court today by Herman Gerel LLP and co-counsel alleges. Lawyers Michael Peterson and Matthew Lyons, who leased several computers from Aspen Way Enterprises, Inc., an Aaron's franchisee, in Fort Collins, Colo., accuse the companies of remotely capturing...

2014-06-19 16:24:51

New update of CM Security app also removes pre-installed Star N9500 smartphone spyware SAN FRANCISCO, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cheetah Mobile Inc. (NYSE: CMCM), the world's leading mobile applications provider, today released an updated version of its CM Security app to address two current mobile security threats: The Simplelocker ransomeware designed to encrypt and take hostage smartphone data, as well as the pre-installed spyware on Star N9500 smartphones. CM Security is a...

Malware Vulnerabilities Found In Microsoft's Malware Protection Engine
2014-06-18 14:58:52

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Tuesday Microsoft confirmed that there was a vulnerability located in the Microsoft Malware Protection Engine, which makes up of the core of several Microsoft security programs for desktops and servers, including Microsoft Forefront Client Security, Microsoft System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection, the Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool, Microsoft Security Essentials, Windows Intune Endpoint Protection and Windows Defender....

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 08:36:06

Cellebrite Sets the Standard for Innovation for Mobile Diagnostics and Automated Phone Buyback with New Security Lock Detection, Patent-Pending Battery Test and Integrated Mobile Malware Removal PETAH TIKVAH, Israel and PARSIPPANY, New Jersey, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellebrite [http://www.cellebrite.com ], the leading developer and provider of retail mobile data solutions [http://www.cellebrite.com/mobile-retail ], announced today the industry's first solution for...


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