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2014-02-19 12:32:56

Major Application Vulnerability Allowed Millions of Tinder Users to be Trackable for Most of 2013 NEW YORK, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Include Security, a boutique information security consulting firm, today unveiled new research showing that users of the popular online dating app Tinder were at significant risk due to a vulnerability they discovered in the geo-location feature of the application. This vulnerability allowed Tinder users to track each another's exact location for...

2014-02-17 23:04:31

Panel Subjects Include Email Security Holes and Researcher Tips & Tricks Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced that Ken Westin and Craig Young, security researchers at Tripwire, will each be presenting at BSides San Francisco (BSidesSF) 2014, taking place February 23-24, 2014, at the DNA Lounge in San Francisco, California. Westin has spent the past year...

2014-02-13 23:26:55

Empowers On-Demand Anywhere Network Assessments Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 Pwnie Express, the only technology to assess wired and wireless network security in remote locations on demand, today announced that it will extend Tenable Network Security, Inc.’s real-time vulnerability and threat management to Pwnie customers’ remote, hard-to-reach locations. Pwnie Express’s smart devices allow organizations to see all the things on both wired and wireless networks in...

2014-01-13 23:20:29

Collaboration Delivers Predictive Security Intelligence Capabilities Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, and CORE Security, a leading provider of predictive security intelligence solutions, today announced a technology partnership and integration that provides comprehensive threat and vulnerability risk management to mutual customers. The integration unites vulnerability information...

2013-12-16 23:01:11

Alliance Provides Customers with Comprehensive Network Visibility and Automated Vulnerability Management Somerset, NJ & Portland, OR (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 Lumeta Corporation, the leader in network situational awareness, and Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, announced today that Lumeta has joined the Tripwire Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) Program. Through the TAP program, the two companies will engage in...

2013-11-05 23:02:18

Partnership Integrates Vulnerability Information with Network Topology to Reduce Security Risks Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, and RedSeal Networks, the leader in network infrastructure security management, today announced a technology partnership and integration. The partnership provides mutual customers with comprehensive threat and vulnerability risk management by unifying...

2013-10-31 23:37:23

Assessments discover weak points within networks that could lead to breaches Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 McCann Investigations, a firm based in Austin that provides digital security and private investigations services, recently announced the availability of its vulnerability assessments. These assessments are meant to identify vulnerabilities within networks that could be exploited by hackers, which would in turn lead to a security breach. McCann's digital security experts...

2013-09-20 23:25:34

Laura Ferre, an undergraduate student in geography and environmental sciences at CU Denver, found the importance of her internship project -- studying dam vulnerability -- suddenly magnified amid last week’s torrential rains. Multiple dams along Colorado’s Front Range overflowed during the flooding. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Laura Ferre, an undergraduate student in geography and environmental sciences at CU Denver, found the importance of her internship project --...


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