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2014-07-15 23:06:07

Findings reinforce the need for training programs that are customized by role, short in duration, and updated frequently Wilmington, MA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Security Innovation and Ponemon Institute today announced the release of its State of Information Security Awareness: Trends & Developments Report. The objective of the research is to understand global trends and developments in information security education. The companies surveyed over 3,000 IT and other managers who were...

2014-07-15 23:00:50

IBHS applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for passing H.R. 1786, a critical windstorm bill that authorizes funding for increased research that would significantly reduce the vulnerability of homes and businesses to wind-related hazards. IBHS urges the Senate to pass this bill and Congress to take the next crucial step by appropriating money to fund this critical program. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) applauds the U.S....

Google To Tackle Security Threats With New Project Zero Team
2014-07-15 10:54:53

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Tuesday Google reaffirmed its commitment to security with the creation of a new, well-staffed team dubbed Project Zero. "Security is a top priority for Google," Chris Evans, researcher herder at Google, posted in the official Online Security Blog. "We've invested a lot in making our products secure, including strong SSL encryption by default for Search, Gmail and Drive, as well as encrypting data moving between our data centers....

2014-07-15 08:33:25

HP Security Research Zero Day Initiative (ZDI) Leads industry in responsible disclosure programs, delivering advanced vulnerability protection to customers through HP TippingPoint DVLabs MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the vulnerability research market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes HP with the 2013 Global Frost & Sullivan Company of the Year Award for its HP Security Research Zero Day Initiative (ZDI). In 2012, the HP ZDI program...

2014-07-15 04:22:59

Aorato Releases New Research Report that Finds Weak Encryption Enables Attacker to Change Victim's Password without being Detected TEL AVIV, Israel, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, cybersecurity firm, Aorato, released "Active Directory Vulnerability Disclosure: Weak encryption enables Attacker to change a victim's password without being logged" report, which identifies a new threatening flaw within Active Directory that enables attackers to change a victim's password,...

2014-07-14 23:05:22

Partnership to focus on building a powerful and publicly accessible resource to improve the software that drives everyday life. Madison, WI (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Secure Decisions, a leading provider of assessment tools to enhance software security, is partnering with the Software Assurance Marketplace (SWAMP) to build a powerful and publicly accessible resource to improve the software that drives everyday life. The SWAMP, implemented by a group of four research institutions and housed in...

2014-07-10 23:07:03

Free security analytics service available to any organization to measure the effectiveness of their security investments. University Park, PA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 The College of Information Sciences and Technology at Penn State, in partnership with Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced that the top 25 percent of vulnerability management contributors scanned their networks nearly continuously and had an...

2014-07-08 23:13:04

tandem Social Media Management is designed to help financial institutions develop and maintain a social media management program that includes processes to develop a risk management program, manage social media posts, and monitor social media activity. Lubbock, TX (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 CoNetrix is pleased to announce the release of tandem Social Media Management, the newest module of the tandem Security and Compliance online software suite. tandem Social Media Management is designed to...

2014-07-01 12:32:54

NEW YORK, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week in Gartner's 2014 Security & Risk Management summit, analysts discussed the trends of Information security technologies. Neil MacDonald, Vice President & Gartner Fellow, stated that IAST, Interactive Application Security Testing, is one of the top 10 technologies in information security, which are emerging technologies that are going to have an impact in the market in 2014 and beyond, and transform people, process and...

2014-07-01 08:35:33

TEL-AVIV, Israel, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, Aorato will receive advanced information from Microsoft about their monthly security bulletins to anticipate emerging threats and provide mutual customers with more timely protections. Aorato joined the Microsoft Active Protections Program (MAPP), and will be provided with vulnerability information in advance of Microsoft's monthly security update release to offer protections to customers efficiently and...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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