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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...

2014-03-18 12:34:53

SAN DIEGO, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET®, the global leader in proactive digital protection, announced today its security research team, in collaboration with CERT-Bund, the Swedish National Infrastructure for Computing and other leading agencies, has uncovered a widespread cybercriminal campaign involving a Backdoor Trojan which seized control of more than 25,000 UNIX servers worldwide. Once infected, victims' systems are used to steal credentials, redirect web traffic to...

2014-02-27 12:31:26

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET, the global leader in proactive digital protection, is warning Mac® users not to download pirated software from file-sharing peer-to-peer (P2P) networks in the wake of a new malware discovery. Researchers have discovered a Bitcoin-stealing malware called OSX/CoinThief being spread via cracked apps, apps often obtained by over-riding Apple's standard security settings. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121109/SF09648LOGO) The...

2014-02-25 23:27:47

Wontok joins global efforts of governing bodies, merchants and financial groups to innovate risk mitigating methods and technology towards stopping cyber attacks. Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Wontok, Inc. the provider of proven data security solutions announces two new solutions in its Malware Prevention for Online Financial Transactions and Remote Endpoints line aimed for both Retail Point-of-Sale [POS] machines and Bank ATMs at the RSA Conference in San Francisco,...

2014-02-24 04:22:51

Coinciding with the Mobile World Congress, ESET is launching a #mobileweek initiative enabling users to enjoy premium features of ESET Mobile Security at just the half of its original price BRATISLAVA, Slovakia, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET(®), the global leader in proactive digital protection with a record of 10 consecutive years of winning the prestigious VB100 awards with its ESET NOD32(®) technology, will showcase its portfolio of products for mobile devices at the...

2013-09-30 08:35:28

Joint presentation to discuss best practices for public disclosure of vulnerability exploitation ATLANTA, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lancope, Inc., a leader in network visibility and security intelligence, will present with Microsoft at Virus Bulletin 2013 in Berlin, Germany on Wednesday, October 2. Lancope's Director of Security Research, Tom Cross, will co-present a session with Holly Stewart, Sr. Program Manager Lead at Microsoft Malware Protection Center, covering best...

2013-09-06 12:26:03

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET, the global leader in proactive digital protection with a record of 10 consecutive years of VB100 awards for its award-winning NOD32® technology, today announced the discovery of a new and sophisticated banking trojan targeting online banking users in Europe and Asia. This newly revealed and very potent banking malware, dubbed Hesperbot, is spreading via phishing-like emails, and attempts to infect mobile devices running Android, Symbian...

2013-08-02 23:03:34

Virus Bulletin reinstates Roboscan's VB100 certification. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 Roboscan products were recertified by Virus Bulletin for passing the June VB100 comparative test this year. Roboscan was complimented on its low use of resources, fast scanning speeds and high detection rates. Virus Bulletin, an independent malware advising company, accepts applications from antivirus/internet security software companies like Roboscan Inc., for their VB100 comparative...

2013-08-01 23:02:50

Prestigious Virus Bulletin magazine highlights high malware detection rate of Panda Cloud Office Protection; PCOP is one of 31 certified solutions (out of 40 tested products). Orlando, FL (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, today announced that Panda Cloud Office Protection (PCOP) has been awarded VB100 certification after being tested alongside 40 other security solutions in Virus Bulletin’s recent independent comparative review on Windows Server 2012....

2013-07-17 08:32:01

SAN DIEGO, July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET, the global leader in proactive digital protection with a 25-year track record of developing award-winning technology, today announced it has received its 80th VB100 Award from Virus Bulletin, a renowned independent security software testing organization. This makes 2013 the 10th consecutive year that ESET has been recognized by the organization. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121109/SF09648LOGO) "ESET is proud to have...