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2013-07-11 08:32:39

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Secunia, a leading provider of IT security solutions that enable businesses and private individuals to manage and control vulnerability threats, has joined the Microsoft Technology Center Alliance Program. The Microsoft Technology Centers (MTCs) are collaborative environments that provide access to innovative technologies and world-class expertise, enabling customers to envision, design and deploy solutions to meet their exact...

Security Patches Released By Microsoft And Adobe
2013-07-10 05:34:09

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Adobe released new security fixes for its Flash and Shockwave media players on Tuesday, while Microsoft rolled out seven patch bundles in its July update addressing some 34 vulnerabilities in Windows and other software. The Microsoft patch addresses six critical issues for all versions of Windows, along with vulnerabilities in Visual Studio, Office, Lync and others, the company said in its security bulletin for July. The...

This Is Not A Test: Vulnerability Found In US Emergency Alert System
2013-07-09 13:41:50

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The United States Emergency Alert System (EAS), which can interrupt TV and radio programming with critical information about national emergencies, could have a critical flaw. The service, which has long been trusted to deliver information during a crisis, reportedly has a major vulnerability that could allow hackers to break into the system and even broadcast fake messages to the United States. Security firm IOActive announced on...

2013-07-09 08:35:58

SAN ANTONIO, July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizations are waking up to the reality that a dangerous implementation issue could lead to devastating operational disruption by providing hackers the ability to bypass typical security controls and take over cloud based systems. The weakness is due to a set of implementation issues in the Intelligent Platform Management Interface (IPMI), which now comes standard on almost all rack-mount hardware. Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI), a leading...

2013-07-08 08:30:52

Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WhiteHat Security, the Web security company, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing.* According to the Gartner Magic Quadrant report, "Leaders in the AST market provide breadth and depth of application security testing products and services. The more important is the depth...

2013-06-26 08:35:15

SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WhiteHat Security, the web security company, today announced a patent licensing agreement with Cenzic. Specifically, the agreement extends certain rights to WhiteHat patents, including United States Patent numbers 7,467,402; 8,087,088; 8,281,401 and 8,341,711. "WhiteHat is built on a foundation of innovation. Our technology reflects this and it is why globally recognized brands have chosen WhiteHat for their web security needs,"...

2013-06-25 23:01:47

A-lign Security Senior Auditor/Penetration Tester Chris Berberich is a participant on one of the professional team’s chosen to assist in reviewing code for the 2013 OWASP list. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 OWASP is a 501©(3) worldwide not-for-profit charitable organization focused on improving the security of software. The OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) Top Ten provides a powerful awareness document for web application security. The OWASP Top Ten represents a...

2013-06-25 08:36:56

SAN ANTONIO, June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI), a leading provider of managed security assessment solutions announced today the launch of an innovative campaign approach to information security education in conjunction with the release of a case study on the organization's security training product, SecurED((TM)). DDI, known for facilitating a holistic approach to information security, encourages organizations to enhance security by addressing the human...

Microsoft Launches Security Bounty Program
2013-06-20 05:30:46

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Microsoft announced on Wednesday that it will launch a security bounty program that pays as much as $100,000 to anyone that exposes flaws, bugs and security vulnerabilities in its software before and after the products are released. The program will officially kick off on June 26, the same day that Windows 8.1 Preview begins shipping. While companies such as Mozilla, Google and Facebook have similar bounty programs already in...

2013-06-13 23:03:20

intiGrow is offering qualified customers a complimentary two day ISO-27001 gap analysis. A dip stick audit for a gap analysis gives companies brief analysis of how their current security settings and methods match up against ISO-27001 recommendations. Duluth, GA (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 intiGrow is offering qualified customers a complimentary two day ISO-27001 gap analysis. A gap analysis is a detailed assessment of the gap between an organization's information security control, and the...