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2014-03-24 04:23:47

ABINGDON, England, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaspersky Lab today reveals its Spam analysis for February 2014. It found that many malicious attachments in February's spam came in emails allegedly sent by women who wanted to make new friends in the run-up to Valentine's Day. Some attackers went even further by trying to hook recipients with the promise of explicit photos in archives attached to messages. There were also more conventional malicious mass mailings imitating...

2014-03-20 23:27:45

GreyCastle Security becomes the eighth member of Malcovery’s ‘RedHanded Alliance,’ its growing reseller network focused on email-based threat intelligence to stop and prevent phishing and malware Pittsburgh, PA. and Troy, NY (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Malcovery®Security, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence that can be applied to neutralize email-based malicious threats, today announced that GreyCastle Security has become a part of Malcovery’s ‘RedHanded...

Apple ID Phishing Scam Infected Electronic Arts Server
2014-03-20 04:52:27

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online An EA Games web server was breached by hackers on Wednesday and made to display a page prompting visitors to enter their Apple ID account information as part of a phishing scam, various media outlets have reported. The hacking was first reported by UK based Internet security services company Netcraft, which revealed that the compromised server hosted a calendar used by a pair of EA websites. That calendar was based on WebCalendar...

2014-03-19 08:33:30

Advanced Anti-Phishing and Expanded Social Media Scanner Protects Mac Users without Limiting Performance SAN DIEGO, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET®, the global leader in proactive digital protection, today announced the release of the 2014 editions of its security products for Mac® - ESET® Cyber Security and ESET® Cyber Security Pro. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121109/SF09648LOGO Key functionalities in the new 2014 products include a new Anti-Phishing module and...

2014-03-14 23:21:31

Wombat Security will provide guidance on the best methodology for security awareness and training programs that help employees defend against cyber-attacks. Hoffman Estates, Illinois (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 CIOsynergy, a provider of thought leading conferences, today announced Wombat Security Technologies’ participation at its event on March 27, 2014 at the Four Seasons hotel in Toronto. Wombat Security Technologies provides information security awareness and training software to help...

2014-03-12 23:27:19

KidsEmail.org 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. Shelley, Idaho (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Kids Email 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. The campaign’s three easy, actionable steps: STOP....

2014-03-11 23:24:57

VirtualArmor becomes seventh member of Malcovery’s ‘RedHanded Alliance’, its growing reseller network focused on email-based threat intelligence to stop and prevent phishing and stop malware Pittsburgh, PA and Littleton, CO. (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Malcovery®Security, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence that can be applied to neutralize email-based threats such as phishing, spam and malware, today announced that VirtualArmor has become a part of Malcovery’s...

2014-02-26 23:20:40

The ThreatMetrix Global Trust Intelligence Network Protects Over 160 Million Active User Accounts, 2,500 Customers and 10,000 Websites San Jose, CA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of context-based security and advanced fraud prevention solutions, today announced that it was recently profiled along with eight other vendor companies in Forrester Research, Inc.’s February 4, “Market Overview: eCommerce Fraud Management Solutions, 2014.”...

2014-02-26 08:35:40

Websense demonstrates most advanced real-time threat protection against drive-by installers, complex exploits, phishing and malware redirects SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ----2014 RSA Conference Booth #3413-- Miercom, the well-respected worldwide testing service, recently conducted an independent test of real-world web security solutions from Websense, Blue Coat® Systems, Inc., Check Point, McAfee® and Palo Alto Networks(TM). Miercom test results show that Websense®...

2014-02-24 16:28:08

CHANTILLY, Va., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Ridge Networks, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions to government, enterprises and consumers, today announced that AOL has commenced distribution of AOL Tech Fortress powered by AppGuard to its members. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140224/PH70824LOGO-a) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140224/PH70824LOGO-b) AOL Tech Fortress incorporates Blue Ridge Networks' proven AppGuard next generation zero-day malware...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.