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2013-05-02 23:22:53

Protecting an organization´s ESI (Electronically Stored Information) from sophisticated and advanced cyber threats can seem like a daunting mountain to climb, but according to Verizon´s 2013 Data Breach Investigations Report, US businesses need to spend a lot more time handling the simple threats first. Global Digital Forensics founder and CEO, Joe Caruso, weighs in on the report and the importance having at least the basics of cyber security very well covered before concentrating...

2013-05-01 08:37:10

100 billion spam and 1 billion malware emails daily - Pump and dump spam returns with a vengeance MCLEAN, Virginia, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Unwanted and dangerous email increased dramatically in the first quarter of 2013, according to a Q1 Internet Threats Trend Report issued by Commtouch(R) (NASDAQ: CTCH), a leading provider of Internet security technology and cloud-based services. During the first quarter of 2013, an average of 97.4 billion spam emails and 973 million...

2013-04-29 20:24:15

Leading identity theft protection company provides tips for consumers to help protect them from identity theft in the event of a data breach CHANTILLY, Va., April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In light of the recent LivingSocial.com data breach, Identity Guard(®), a leading identity theft protection company, warns consumers to be aware of the increased risk of identity theft and provides tips on how they can help protect themselves from becoming a victim. In a recent study released...

2013-04-25 12:35:46

GENEVA and LIMA, Peru, April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WISeID Liber is the first product resulting from the Strategic Joint Venture between WISeKey and GJC for Latin America and Iberia. WISeID Liber allows users to create a biometric digital identification and store private information such as account username and passwords, credit card numbers, member cards, photos, notes and social credentials in an encrypted vault. The vault can be unlocked only using the user's master...

2013-04-23 04:21:54

Corporate Networks with Mobile Workforce Experienced High Rates of Malware Threats, Hacked Passwords and SQL Injection Attacks BROOMFIELD, Colo., April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Results of new remote access security research show half of companies with a remote workforce had their websites compromised in 2012, over a third had passwords hacked, and twice as many companies with remote users were victims of SQL injection attacks. Conducted by Webroot, a leader in Internet security as a...

2013-04-10 08:37:35

Commtouch On-Premise Email Security utilizes Eleven eXpurgate technology McLEAN, Virginia, April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Commtouch(R) (NASDAQ: CTCH), a leading provider of Internet security technology and cloud-based services, today announced that NetCologne Gesellschaft fuer Telekommunikation mbH, one of the leading regional Internet and telecommunication service providers in Germany, is now protecting its email inboxes against spam, malware and phishing using the Commtouch...

2013-04-04 08:20:21

New service simulates real-world advanced threats, enabling Fortune 500 and other high-profile enterprise clients to better understand and prepare for the next major security incident. AUSTIN, Texas, April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Praetorian, a leading provider of information security assessment and advisory services, has announced a new service that helps Fortune 500 companies and other high-profile enterprise clients improve resilience against cyber incidents through security...

2013-04-02 23:01:03

The FFIEC, which supervises financial institutions through standards and uniform principles, has acknowledged the growing threat cyber attacks and the need for better security and financial practices. Sterling, VA (PRWEB) April 02, 2013 EcomNets (http://www.EcomNets.com), the leading provider of enterprise software, cloud computing and data center solutions, today announced that it has achieved FFIEC certification allowing them to deliver solutions for security management in financial...

2013-03-28 12:33:32

New Data Shows Phishing, Spyware and Keyloggers are Extremely Disruptive to Businesses, and Large Companies are the Most Vulnerable to Data Loss and Malware BROOMFIELD, Colo., March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Web security study finds that the vast majority of organizations that allow employees to freely access the Web are experiencing high rates of malware threats, including phishing attacks, spyware, keyloggers and hacked passwords. Conducted by Webroot, a leader in delivering...

2013-03-21 20:24:38

Crippling attacks on banks and media thwarted by advanced threat protection of Trend Micro Custom Defense CUPERTINO, Calif., March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Incorporated announced today that customers using its Deep Discovery advanced threat protection product were able to discover and react to the recent cyber-attack before damage could be done. These attacks paralyzed several major banking and media companies, leaving many South Koreans unable to withdraw money from...