Latest Web threat Stories

2014-07-22 00:22:03

SINGAPORE, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RSA Conference Asia Pacific & Japan -- News Highlights: -- Leveraging Big Data analytics, RSA® Web Threat Detection is designed to enable both security and fraud teams to visualize and analyze millions of user web sessions to help identify cybercrime threats, business logic abuse, and fraudulent activities - all in real time. -- With mobile transactions growing more than 50% in the last year, visibility...

2014-07-08 23:04:25

Company also achieves record automated analysis with auto-classification 92% of phishing URLs. Pittsburgh, PA. and Birmingham, AL. (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Malcovery Security announced today that it achieved several major milestones in delivering email-based threat intelligence, underscoring its unique analytics and patented technology capabilities in light of the unprecedented surge in phishing attack campaigns, as reported in June 2014, by the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG)...

2013-09-27 23:03:09

New Release Features Detection of Real-Time Malware and Man-in-the-Browser Attacks San Jose, CA (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime prevention solutions, today announces new advanced cloud-based malware detection capabilities as part of the company’s TrustDefender™ Cybercrime Protection Platform. Specific new malware detection enhancements include:     Honeypot-based malware detection techniques...

2013-06-03 23:21:30

Canadian Web Hosting expands its Secure IT Botnet and Malware Prevention Services by adding industry leading provider into its existing security services. Customers can get fully managed malware prevention and removal services to protect their business that include network scanning, server side scanning and continuous reputation management. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 Canadian Web Hosting, the leading provider of web hosting and cloud-based Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)...

2013-04-18 23:01:24

Leading cloud security firm extends the world´s largest Internet security network´s footprint by bringing its total number of global datacenters to 19, immediately improving the speed and performance of all its cloud services. SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) April 18, 2013 OpenDNS, the world´s leading provider of cloud-delivered Web security services, today announced it opened six new datacenters at Europe´s busiest Internet intersections. The new datacenters, located in Prague,...

2013-01-14 23:03:52

Umbrella won the PC Magazine Editors´ Choice Award for solving the critical problem of persistently protecting nomadic users from threats, even as they roam off the secure corporate network. SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) January 14, 2013 OpenDNS, the world's leading provider of cloud-delivered Internet security solutions, today announced that Umbrella, a new line of security services that extend malware protection and Web filtering to nomadic workers who roam off the network, has been honored...

Hackers Exploit Java Vulnerability, Disabling Software May Be Only Option
2013-01-11 14:17:45

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Security researchers have said that hackers are exploiting a vulnerability in Java to infect computers with malicious software (malware). The exploit was added to the Blackhole exploit toolkit and the Cool Exploit Kit, which are used by cyber-criminals and are the two most popular Web threat tools used to distribute malware. The Blackhole kit is typically installed on websites that are compromised, and it uses vulnerabilities in...

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