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2014-09-18 12:34:26

NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CrowdStrike, a global provider of security technologies and services focused on identifying advanced threats and targeted attacks, today announced that its CEO and Co-Founder, George Kurtz, will be keynoting at the Cyber Security Summit USA conference in New York City this afternoon. George will be presenting on a "Portrait of a Targeted Attacker: Who's Behind Today's Most Sophisticated Attacks" at 1:15pm ET at the New York Hilton...

2014-08-11 12:31:42

LONDON, August 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Epic" operation serves as the first phase in a multi-stage infection of the Turla campaign Turla, also known as Snake or Uroburos is one of the most sophisticated ongoing cyber-espionage campaigns. When the first research on Turla/Snake/Uroburos was published, it didn't answer one major question: how do victims become infected? The latest Kaspersky Lab research on this operation reveals that Epic is the initial stage...

2014-07-29 23:16:21

In their “Data Security” report, Computerbilities explores the essentials to preventing data breaches and how to remedy common vulnerabilities. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 IT Support Company, Computerbilities, has released their report detailing the recent major security breaches and outlining the essentials of preventing data breaches. The purpose of the report is to educate business owners on the importance of creating and implementing security measures to protect their data....

2014-07-15 12:34:24

New features help protect against targeted attacks and data loss as organizations migrate to the cloud DALLAS and WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As more organizations transition to the cloud for increased efficiencies and streamlined management of IT infrastructure, Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader(1) in cloud security, today announced upcoming new and enhanced capabilities for Microsoft(TM) Office 365(TM) customers. These expanded services...

2014-07-15 08:34:24

New features protect against targeted attacks and data loss as organizations migrate to the cloud DALLAS and WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As more organizations transition to the cloud for increased efficiencies and streamlined management of IT infrastructure, Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader(1) in cloud security, today announced upcoming new and enhanced security capabilities for Microsoft(TM) Office 365(TM) customers. These expanded...

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....

2014-05-30 23:08:30

Trojans were responsible for four out of five infections worldwide; First three months of the year witnessed some of the biggest data thefts since creation of the Internet. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, has announced the latest findings of the PandaLabs Quarterly Report for Q1 2014. The main conclusions of the study include the fact that malware creation has broken all records during this period, with 15+ million new samples overall, and more...

2014-05-21 23:02:50

After 12 years, support for Windows XP ended on April 8. Richmond, TX (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Those with an XP computer were in for a rude awakening on April 8 when Microsoft announced that support for Windows XP was officially ending. Windows XP computer users were left wondering what this all means and what they can do. iComputer Katy Computer Repair can help. The tech support company located in Katy, TX is ready to offer advice and help users understand what this recent news means for...

2014-05-05 12:32:19

Demo of Ultra-Flexible New SOLVE to Take Place at Symantec Vision 2014 Event LAS VEGAS, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- North Nine, developer of SOLVE (Simple On-Line Visualization Engine), today announced the release of an enhanced version of the company's popular enterprise security solution, just in time to conduct demonstrations at the upcoming Symantec Vision 2014 conference that starts today, Monday, May 5 in Las Vegas. Conventus, a leading national security consultancy and...

Internet Explorer Security Flaw Patched By Microsoft, Includes XP
2014-05-02 12:38:53

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Microsoft issued a fix on Thursday to address a security flaw that left Internet Explorer vulnerable to attack. The fix has been made available as part of the software giant's Automatic Update. The Department of Homeland Security issued a warning about Internet Explorer when a zero-day exploit in the Microsoft browser was discovered last weekend. The warning advised Internet users to use other browsers until Microsoft was able to...


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