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Microsoft Warning: Hackers Using Counterfeit Digital Certificates To Spoof Popular Websites

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Users of Microsoft's Windows Internet Explorer – as well as other Windows applications – could be at risk by attacks that utilize counterfeit encryption certificates that allow for "spoof"...

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2014-07-10 23:10:11

Bloxx will integrate the Mailshell Anti-Spam Engine to provide its customers with enhanced protection against spam, phishing and email-borne fraud. Edinburgh and San Francisco (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Mailshell, the leading provider of Internet security engines for OEMs, today announced that Bloxx has selected Mailshell to provide spam filtering for its email security solutions. Bloxx will integrate the Mailshell Anti-Spam Engine to provide its customers with enhanced protection against...

2014-07-10 23:03:58

New comprehensive service protects financial institutions and their customers from account takeover attacks. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 PhishLabs, the leading provider of cybercrime protection and intelligence services that fight back against online threats, announces the launch of ATO|Prevent™ to help banks and credit unions stop account takeover (ATO) and reduce losses due to online fraud. ATO|Prevent provides proactive detection and mitigation of account takeover attacks...

2014-07-08 23:04:25

Company also achieves record automated analysis with auto-classification 92% of phishing URLs. Pittsburgh, PA. and Birmingham, AL. (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Malcovery Security announced today that it achieved several major milestones in delivering email-based threat intelligence, underscoring its unique analytics and patented technology capabilities in light of the unprecedented surge in phishing attack campaigns, as reported in June 2014, by the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG)...

2014-07-05 23:02:03

With just one member of an organization falling for the phishing scam that delivers the EMOTET Trojan, everyone and everything on the network they are connected to can be put at risk. Global Digital Forensics’ founder discusses what organizations can do to raise social engineering awareness to protect against these type of malware infiltrations, while at the same time helping to secure other critical aspects of their cyber security posture. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 05, 2014 Earlier...

2014-07-03 08:25:08

LONDON, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The percentage of spam [http://www.securelist.com/en/analysis/204792339/Spam_in_May_2014 ] in email traffic in May averaged 69.8 per cent - 1.3 percentage points less than the previous month. May saw numerous mass mailings for schools and colleges offering distance learning; other spam mailings were more straightforward, simply inviting users to buy a qualification. All that was required was a donation to a church that would then...

2014-06-30 23:14:22

Spending on Cyber Security Increases in 2014, Focus on Software Greenbelt, Maryland (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 When it comes to how businesses are approaching cyber security, most know what to do in the event of a cyber incident, defending against phishing and social engineering attacks is priority, and concern over company web facing applications is high, according to a recent survey by TrainACE, a cyber security training organization. When TrainACE asked more than 200 senior-level IT and...

Phishing Scams Continue Upward Trend In First Quarter 2014
2014-06-30 13:29:23

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Cyber criminals have continued to cast a line and looked to lure in unsuspecting computer users as phishing scams saw a sharp increase in the first quarter of 2014. According to the Anti-Phishing Work Group (APWG) there was a 10.7 percent rise in phishing-related cyber-crime over the previous quarter. This is especially worrisome warns the APWG as the group had previously reported that 2013 was one of the heaviest years for phishing on...

2014-06-25 16:29:03

CHANTILLY, Va., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PhishMe® Inc., the leading provider of phishing mitigation and detection for organizations concerned about human susceptibility to sophisticated cyber attacks, announced today that it has been awarded the Skyhigh CloudTrust(TM) rating of enterprise-ready for its core PhishMe platform. Skyhigh Enterprise-Ready cloud services fully satisfy the most stringent requirements for data protection, identity verification, service security, business...

2014-06-16 08:32:50

New protection against email-based attacks extends the usability of Votiro's free service TEL AVIV, Israel, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Votiro [http://www.votiro.com ], the provider of Secure Data Sanitization solutions for protecting organizations against zero-day and other ongoing cyber-threats, announced today that it has extended the usability of its free, cloud-based, sanitization service to include protection against spear phishing and other email-based attacks....

2014-06-14 23:02:03

The Center for Strategic and International Studies recently released a report estimating the cost of cybercrime and how it has been affecting economies and businesses around the world, evaluating everything from direct theft of funds, to the much harder to gauge ramifications on business due to things like the loss of Intellectual Property, as well as the effect on employment. Drawing on years of experience and some of the conclusions relayed in the report, GDF’s founder talks about...


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