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Pwn2Own competition results
2014-03-15 06:19:02

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online All four of the major Internet browsers were among the programs that fell victim to zero-day exploits during the HP-sponsored Pwn2Own hacking competition, various media outlets reported earlier this week. According to CNET’s Seth Rosenblatt, Apple Safari, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Adobe’s Flash and Reader browser plug-ins were programs cracked by eight research teams participating in the...

2014-03-13 23:22:49

Tripwire IP360 Now Integrated Into North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) Solution Suite Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Tripwire, Inc., a global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced the integration of Tripwire® IP360 TM into their NERC Solution Suite version 2.0, a powerful combination of customized tools and services designed to help utilities automate, achieve and maintain compliance with all approved versions...

2014-03-06 23:01:35

Tripwire Survey Examines Views of Over 150 Information Security Professionals at Annual Information Security Conference Portland, OR (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced the results of a survey of over 150 attendees at the RSA Conference USA 2014 in San Francisco, California. Survey respondents were asked which security event, the Target data breach or Snowden leaks, had a greater...

2014-03-05 12:31:29

Perimeter defenses are not enough; organizations need to examine their endpoints better for signs of compromise BETHESDA, Md., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Automation and process to monitor endpoints for threats are lacking in organizations, according to a survey completed by 948 IT professionals conducted by the SANS Institute. Full results of the survey, sponsored by Guidance Software, will be discussed during a March 13 Webcast at 1 PM EDT. More than 47% of 948...

2014-02-28 23:26:29

Coverage Updates Include Tivoli Products and Expanded IBM DB2 San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced that key products now discover more than 90,000 conditions, including vulnerabilities, configurations and operating systems, and more than 14,000 applications. Tripwire solutions ensure that assets on customer networks are accurately and comprehensively profiled,...

2014-02-27 08:32:06

VIENNA, February 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "SAS for Windows" is part of a software for statistical analysis, data-mining and business intelligence. The software was shipped by the manufacturer SAS Institute Inc. containing a critical vulnerability [1]. The vulnerabilities were discovered in a routine security crash test by experts of the SEC Consult Vulnerability Lab ( http://www.sec-consult.com). The vulnerability enables state-sponsored or criminal hackers to create a...

2014-02-26 23:23:25

Free, Cloud-Based Vulnerability Management Service Improves Security for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today debuted Tripwire® SecureScan™, a free, cloud-based vulnerability management service for up to 100 Internet Protocol (IP) addresses on internal networks. This new tool makes vulnerability management – a widely recognized...

2014-02-26 16:33:15

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Third-party programs are responsible for 76% of the vulnerabilities discovered in the 50 most popular programs in 2013.The result was published today in the Secunia Vulnerability Review 2014. Secunia is a leading provider of IT security solutions that enable management and control of vulnerability threats. The Secunia Vulnerability Review 2014 analyzes the evolution of software vulnerabilities from a global, industry and endpoint...

2014-02-26 12:31:16

Gold Finger 6.0 empowers organizations worldwide to swiftly mitigate the world's #1 cyber security risk. NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paramount Defenses, a global cyber security company founded and led by a former Microsoft cyber security expert, today announced the availability of Gold Finger 6.0, the world's most capable Active Directory Audit Tool and the world's most valuable cyber security solution. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140226/LA72356...

2014-02-26 12:29:10

Innovative Visual Taint Analysis for Understanding Hazardous Data Flow in Code Improves Embedded Device Reliability and Security NUREMBERG, Germany, Feb 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EMBEDDED WORLD, Booth 4-624 -- GrammaTech, Inc., a leading maker of tools that improve and accelerate embedded software development, today introduced the industry's first visual taint analysis technology. Available in CodeSonar, GrammaTech's flagship static analysis product, this innovation combines advanced...