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Banking, Mobile Malware Rose to Record Levels in Q3 2013
2013-11-12 14:09:19

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online During the past quarter the Internet reached the highest infection rate since 2002 in terms of the volume of malware infections, according to the TrendLabs 3Q security report titled "The Invisible Web Unmasked" from internet security firm Trend Micro. Report highlights were offered on the TrendLabs Security Intelligence Blog. Cyber-criminals made large withdrawals during the third quarter, though authorities closed a number of accounts....

2013-11-09 23:02:03

Global Digital Forensics founder, Joe Caruso, weighs in on a spreading variant of ransomware that has IT security circles buzzing. CryptoLocker “kidnaps” a victim’s data by encrypting it and demands a hefty ransom for its safe return (maybe). New York, NY (PRWEB) November 09, 2013 Encryption is a word that is supposed to bring peace of mind to computer users. It’s supposed to mean sensitive data will be protected from the prying eyes and/or control of unwelcome visitors....

2013-11-07 23:29:34

Gary Warner discusses malware and cybercrime in latest episode. Birmingham, AL and Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Malcovery,® a leader in delivering actionable intelligence that can be applied to neutralize the threats and actions by cyber criminals in the areas of phishing, spam and malware, today announced that Gary Warner, Malcovery CTO, will be a featured on an episode of CNBC’s “American Greed: The Fugitives” airing on Thursday November 7, 2013 at 10PM ET/PT....

2013-11-07 23:22:10

Preparis will host an online session for business continuity, information technology, and security professionals on how to prepare and train your organization to prevent cyber attacks. Atlanta (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Preparis, a leading provider of business continuity and life safety technology and services, will offer a complimentary webinar IT & BC: Filling the Gaps to Protect Your Business on Tuesday, Nov. 12. Webinar registrants can learn about aligning information security...

2013-11-06 23:24:17

Scambook, the Internet’s leading online complaint resolution, is warning consumers about this holiday season’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday scams leading up to Thanksgiving Weekend. Whether consumers are shopping online or in stores, scammers are getting ready to exploit the holiday shopping season as consumers hunt for the best deals. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Scambook, the Internet’s leading online complaint resolution, is warning consumers about this holiday...

2013-11-01 23:19:25

Seminar to cover latest issues on online banking fraud and how financial institutions can prepare and respond to growing threats. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 nProtect will host an exclusive Online Banking Security Seminar on November 12, 2013 titled “Online Banking Security Challenges: How can financial institutions prepare for the growing number of online fraud incidents and sophisticated cyber threats?” The security seminar will be held at the JW Marriot Los Angeles,...

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