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2013-10-17 23:31:11

AppointmentReminders.com, an online appointment reminder service for businesses, makes use of “Spoofing,” a technique often reserved for the most deceptive hackers, to allow their clients to send appointment reminders to their customers that generate from the clients caller ID or email address. Denver, CO (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 “Spoofing” is used to change the origination address of an email document or phone call. It generally has a negative connotation because it is usually...

2013-10-10 23:28:23

Web Security Experts, IT New York, offer tips on how to prevent becoming prey during holiday season. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 2013 has definitely been a year of introductions to many new technologies including the latest Apple gadgets, social media platforms and integrations, video game consoles, and many others. There is no doubt that in order to remain competitive and up-to-date in today’s society that technology is an integral part of daily life. Widely popular shows...

2013-10-10 23:20:20

Offering ISPs, ESPs, EDM platforms and SaaS service providers an automated vetting system to fight spam, phishing and bots from harming their network and minimize potential disruption to services as a result of Bad Actors breaching systems and hijacking legitimate accounts. Saratoga Springs, New York (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 E-HAWK (http://e-hawk.net/) today announces the first full release of their client reputation vetting service for ISP’s, ESP’s and other SaaS based EDM providers....

2013-09-30 23:33:47

KnowBe4 partners with industry veteran, Accuvant, Inc., to provide internet security awareness training to Accuvant’s customers. Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 KnowBe4, one of the fastest growing providers of advanced security awareness training, today announced a partnership with Accuvant, Inc. to provide KnowBe4’s Kevin Mitnick Security Awareness Training to Accuvant clients. The training, which is provided via a highly scalable, cloud-based infrastructure, is designed to...

2013-09-30 23:01:17

PaRaBaL partners with STOP.THINK.CONNECT to promote cybersecurity and mobile device security awareness. Catonsville, MD (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 PaRaBaL, Inc today announced that it has signed on as a partner of STOP. THINK. CONNECT., the global cybersecurity awareness campaign, to help all digital citizens stay safer and more secure online, and while using their mobile devices. The campaign’s three easy, actionable steps: STOP. THINK. CONNECT. are easy to understand and apply. STOP....


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