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2010-01-26 10:11:00

ATLANTA, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- SecureWorks®, Inc., a leading global provider of information security services protecting 2,700 clients worldwide, reported today that attempted hacker attacks launched at its healthcare clients doubled in the fourth quarter of 2009. Attempted attacks increased from an average of 6,500 per healthcare client per day in the first nine months of 2009 to an average of 13,400 per client per day in the last three months of 2009. Attempted...

2009-11-12 08:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- WhiteHat Security, the leading provider of website risk management solutions, today released the eighth installment of the WhiteHat Security Website Security Statistics Report, a high-level perspective on major website security issues that continue to compromise corporate data across all industries. WhiteHat's report, assembled from real-world website security data, cites the Top 10 website vulnerabilities and provides insight into the evolving...

2009-04-08 16:32:00

Highlights include Attacking Backbone Technologies, Advanced SQL Injection and SAP Penetration Testing SEATTLE, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hat, the world's leading family of information security events, today announced that Black Hat Europe 2009 will showcase six new vulnerabilities and twelve new tools at this year's event happening April 16-17 at the Moevenpick City Center in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Black Hat EU 2009 will host over 500 digital security experts, bringing together...

2008-12-04 12:23:00

ATLANTA, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- SecureWorks(R), a leading Security as a Service provider, reports they have seen a 161% increase in the number of attempted hacker attacks they are blocking for their retail clients. Attempted attacks increased from an average of 56,000 per client per month in the first six months of the year to 133,000 per client per month for the last five months. The attack statistics represent the attack activity for 36 major retail corporations located across the...

2008-10-29 06:00:17

Acunetix (www.acunetix.com), a pioneer on web application security scanning technology, has announced the release of the cutting edge AcuSensor Technology with the launch of version 6.0 of Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner, taking web application scanning to a new level. Acunetix is the first and only Web Vulnerability Scanner to implement this innovative technology. AcuSensor Technology, a brainchild of Acunetix' development team, consists of sensors that are strategically placed inside...

2008-08-29 15:00:27

Privacyware, a provider of security data analytics software, has partnered with PC Stars, a distributor of enterprise software and services to deliver web application security to China corporate market. Under the partnership, PC Stars will distribute Privacyware's full line of security software offerings but will initially feature Privacyware's IIS Web Application Firewall and Host Intrusion Prevention solution, ThreatSentry, to address the global rise in SQL Injection, cross-site scripting...

2008-08-25 09:00:50

Cenzic Inc., the leading provider of application security vulnerability assessment and risk management solutions, today released its report revealing the most prominent types of vulnerabilities for the second quarter of 2008. In the wake of sophisticated threats, such as the recent attacks on the Republic of Georgia's government Web sites, it is apparent that cyberterrorism and cyberwarfare are now a relevant threat to homeland security. "The United States is one of the most Internet-reliant...

2008-07-16 12:00:45

ScanSafe, the pioneer and leading provider of SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) Web Security found that en masse compromises of legitimate websites exploded in June, accounting for 66 percent of all malware it blocked and contributing to a 278 percent increase in Web-based malware for the first half of the year. "The mass compromise of websites poses particular challenge to corporate users," said Mary Landesman, senior security researcher, ScanSafe. "The impacted websites are typically known,...


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