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Majority Of Malware Developed For Android Devices
2013-08-28 19:20:15

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online A US Department of Homeland Security memo from July that finds the Android OS holds 79 percent of the world's malware threats. The memo, "Threats to Mobile Devices Using the Android Operating System," concedes that "Android is the world's most widely used mobile operating system (OS) and continues to be a primary target for malware attacks due to its market share and open source architecture." Public Intelligence released the memo,...

2013-07-16 08:32:33

ABINGDON, England, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Threat of targeted attacks redefines requirements for corporate-class security solutions Nearly half of the companies that participated in the 'IDC Market Analysis Perspective: Worldwide Security Products survey [http://media.kaspersky.com/en/business-security/growth-and-complexity-of-information-security.pdf ] ' conducted by IDC in December 2012, believe that increasingly sophisticated attacks pose a serious threat to...

2013-06-24 12:24:52

Learn How to Implement a Ubiquitous Technology Already Embedded in Enterprise Endpoints BETHESDA, Md., June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SANS Institute has developed a first-of-its-kind guide to update organizations on exciting new uses for implementing hardware roots of trust, enabled by the Trusted Platform Module (TPM). The guide will be available at http://www.sans.org/info/133497. In this seminal document SANS looks at the broad industry support for TPM, the...

2013-06-11 20:25:39

Product Enhancements Deliver Advanced Memory Scanner, Vulnerability Shield and Improved Cleaning Module SAN DIEGO, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET, the global leader in proactive digital protection with a 25-year track record of developing award-winning technology, today announced the BETA versions of its flagship consumer products: ESET NOD32 Antivirus 7 and ESET Smart Security 7. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121109/SF09648LOGO) "At ESET, we create security...

2013-05-24 23:14:10

DMCA regulations allow criminal and civil liabilities when a person "jailbreaks" a digital device such as cell phones, tablets and other portable devices. VPNReviewz has joined UsenetReviewz and the EFF in support of new legislation that will allow unlocking these devices. South America (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 VPNReviewz CEO, Michael Maxstead, announced today that his website would be joining the Electronics Frontier Foundation, (EFF,) UsenetReviewz, and many others in an effort to get newly...

2013-05-08 08:37:37

Comprehensive Solution Combines Expert Malware Analysis and Remediation with Remote Monitoring Service to Help Organizations Quickly Detect & Remediate Against Cyber Attacks ROCKVILLE, Md., May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Triumfant, creator of patented software that automatically discovers, analyzes and remediates advanced malware attacks on computers, today launched its first ever Monitored Service Solution offering. The new solution combines Triumfant's unique, patented malware...

2013-04-17 08:25:34

ABINGDON, England, April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cybercriminal Organisation "Winnti" Compromises Gaming Companies' Systems, Steals Intellectual Property and Digital Certificates for Malicious Use Today Kaspersky Lab's team of experts published a detailed research report [http://www.securelist.com/en/analysis/204792287/Winnti_More_than_just_a_game ] that analyses a sustained cyberespionage campaign conducted by the cybercriminal organisation known as...

2013-03-14 12:31:26

Smartphone and Tablet Manufacturers Can Secure Mobile Apps from Compromise SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Sierraware, the embedded virtualization company, announced it has released SierraDefense to combat mobile malware. Built for the SierraTEE secure operating system, SierraDefense detects malware by examining the metadata and the behavior of applications running on a high-level operating system such as Linux or Android. (Photo:...

2013-01-25 23:03:56

Botnets are large networks of systems or devices which have had their system security compromised and in turn can be used to do the cyber-bidding of an outside attacker, almost always without the system´s or device´s user ever even knowing it´s going on. Global Digital Forensics offers clients deep analysis malware testing to help uncover and eradicate the underlying Trojans and rootkits that let hackers enslave their many victims. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 25, 2013 With...

2013-01-23 23:02:39

Responder Pro Software is the de facto industry standard for Windows physical memory acquisition and analysis. It delivers malware analysis, memory analysis, and malware detection on a single integrated platform for enterprise-wide on-line software protection. (PRWEB) January 23, 2013 Data Devices International, Inc. announces the introduction of HBGary Responder Pro advanced cyber security software to protect on-line memory. It is the de facto industry standard for Windows physical...