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2012-06-14 02:30:14

CLEARWATER, Fla., June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GFI® Software will host a webinar Tuesday to demonstrate how properly deployed sandbox technology would have assisted enterprise cyber-security professionals in defending their networks from Flame, the recently discovered malware also known as Flamer, sKyWIper and Skywiper. GFI Software will host the free webinar, Analyzing Flame, for enterprise cyber-security professionals June 19 at 2 p.m. ET. (Logo:...

2012-05-22 02:25:17

The researchers also developed an Android app that tells phone users when they're on a vulnerable network. They will present their work May 22 at the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy in San Francisco. Using Android smartphones, computer science associate professor Z. Morley Mao and doctoral student Zhiyun Qian revealed how an attacker could hijack a TCP Internet connection by taking advantage of publicly available information on smartphones; users' willingness to download untrusted...

2012-03-27 06:26:08

FRANKFURT, Germany and SHANGHAI, March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Chinese gaming giant looking to the future with CryENGINE 3 Strengthening its growing relationship with developers across Asia, Crytek GmbH (Crytek) today announced a new licensing deal for its proprietary real-time development solution, CryENGINE(R) 3, with Giant. One of China's leading online game developers, Giant have opted to tap into the cutting-edge technology offered by Crytek's game engine as they...

Chrome Browser Hit Hard In Hacker Competition
2012-03-10 04:00:53

UPDATED: Firefox was not compromised in last year´s contest, as confirmed in this blog post. Many thanks to the Mozilla Team for bring this to our attention. ------------- At the 2011 CanSecWest Pwn2Own hacker contest, Google Chrome was the one of the browsers that challengers could not break into. Fast forward to the 2012 challenge, and Chrome was the first to fall, thanks to a team of French hackers who found a previously unknown vulnerability in the software. VUPEN, a...

2012-02-07 09:04:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ShowStoppers® is scheduling a playdate with the mobile revolution for educators, researchers, parents, game and toy designers, developers of educational software, app developers, pioneers in media and entertainment technology, and journalists. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100427/NY93455LOGO-a ) The global leader in press and business events in the United States, Europe, Japan and India today announced an...

2011-11-03 07:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Famigo, the only company focused on making mobile technology work for families, launches its newest product today: the Famigo Sandbox app, free for Android platforms. Famigo Sandbox resolves concerns parents might have about passing their mobile device to their children. The abundance of smart phones and tablets has ushered in a phenomenon known as the "pass back." Whether in the waiting room at the doctor's office, on a plane, or in line at...

2011-10-14 09:31:22

Wenliang Du, professor of computer science in the L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science (LCS), has had his paper accepted to be presented at the 27th Annual Computer Security Applications Conference, on potential issues with mobile applications (commonly referred to as apps) written for the Android system using the WebView platform. Currently, in the Android market, 86 percent of the top 20 most downloaded apps in 10 diverse categories use WebView. With the goal of...

2011-07-30 00:01:04

Recognized for Auto-Sandboxing Technology, GeekBuddy and LivePCsupport Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) July 29, 2011 Comodo, (http://www.comodo.com) a leading certificate authority and Internet security organization, announced today that Comodo is a finalist in the Golden Bridge Awards in three categories of innovation for its patented Auto-Sandboxing Technologyâ“ž¢, GeekBuddy® and LivePCsupport software. "We are pleased to be recognized for not one, but three...

2011-05-10 04:01:00

NEW YORK, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Qello, a new cloud based digital syndication services company and one of Google's strategic partners, has been selected as one of Google's exclusive Sandbox Developers to present its new Android and Honeycomb concert films application at Google I/O 2011, Google's largest developer event and the industry's most prestigious developers' conference. Qello is the premier source for HD concert films streamed on-demand across multiple verticals. Outfitted...

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2011-02-04 14:00:00

Google is offering $20,000 in prize money for the winner of the annual Pwn2Own hacking contest on top of the $15,000 already promised. Any contestant who is first to successfully exploit its Chrome browser during the contest will be rewarded the prize money. Chrome was originally going to be excluded from this year's competition because it is based on the same Webkit engine that runs another Pwn2Own entry, Apple's Safari browser. "It shows a mature attitude to the problem because they...