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2009-11-12 07:20:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Network Intercept announced today the release of their Secure-Me solution for the PC desktop. The Secure-Me program offers customers security as a service (SAAS) as it secures Internet browsing from the latest web threats, protecting users' privacy and preventing identity theft. Once installed, Secure-Me offers a secure browser that encrypts all internet traffic leaving from or coming to the user's machine, accelerates the user's web browsing speed by up...

2009-11-04 02:01:00

DERBY, England, November 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Internet and PC security specialist Prevx today launched a free security program designed to protect websites and internet users from the risks of online fraud without impacting the user experience. Banking, government, and e-commerce sites can now sign up to the Prevx SafeOnline Business Partner Program and receive free protection against malware that compromises their customers' confidential account numbers or passwords. This unique program...

2009-10-29 10:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Inc. announced today that the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow, in Ohio, has deployed Trend Micro(TM) Enterprise Security powered by the Trend Micro(TM) Smart Protection Network(TM) infrastructure to build a multilayered defense to protect more than 10,000 student and employee internet users from Web, email and endpoint threats. Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow (ECOT) is a tuition-free online public school in Ohio, educating over 9,000...

2009-10-06 07:00:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- eSoft, Inc., a leader in secure web filtering, announced today that as the American football and hockey seasons get underway and baseball heads into the playoffs, the company's Threat Prevention Team has noticed a startling increase in the number of compromised sports websites. As reported in the company's ThreatCenter September 21st blog posting, "Google Users Targeted By New Malicious Websites"...

2009-09-30 06:29:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Finjan Inc., a leader in secure web gateway products and the provider of a unified web security solution for the enterprise market, today unveiled new research from its Malicious Code Research Center (MCRC), which uncovered new techniques used by cybercriminals to rob online bank accounts. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080618/309345 ) Finjan sees the techniques described in this report as the start of a new trend that is...

2009-09-25 12:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Inc. announced today that the University of Windsor, in Windsor Ontario, Canada relies on Trend Micro(TM) Enterprise Security, a tightly integrated offering of content security products and services powered by the Trend Micro(TM) Smart Protection Network(TM), to protect more than 3,000 PCs and servers across its campus. "We saw that viruses and other Web-based malware were on the rise," said Kelvin Hwang, computing consultant for the...

2009-09-24 10:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro is endorsing a new third party anti-malware testing methodology that better reflects today's "real-world" conditions instead of using antiquated testing techniques that don't test computers against the latest threats coming from the Internet. "With its new approach to testing antivirus products, NSS Labs is providing two key metrics in addition to traditional threat detection rates: First, measurement of detection and blocking of...

2009-09-21 10:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro is extending its endpoint protection to enterprises who are juggling security for both Windows and Mac platforms on their corporate networks. Trend Micro(TM) Security for Mac(TM) 1.5 is designed to protect corporate Mac users against viruses, spyware, blended threats and platform-independent Web-based attacks on the Mac platform. It integrates with Trend Micro(TM) OfficeScan(TM) Client/Server, which has been protecting millions of...

2009-09-08 10:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Just as it did in Cascadia Labs' Q4 2008 report, Trend Micro's URL filtering and Web security technologies defeated other market-leading products tested by independent tester Cascadia Labs. Again, Trend Micro proves that the cloud-client infrastructure of the Trend Micro(TM) Smart Protection Network(TM) is the best way to block out Web threats. Trend Micro earned a weighted overall score of 75 percent (up 5 percent from the 2008 test), while...

2009-08-17 10:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ --For smartphone users, losing a phone or contact information and personal data is more alarming to them than Web threat infections or phishing schemes, according to a recent Trend Micro survey of over 1,000 smartphone and iPhone owners 18 years and older. In fact, 44 percent of respondents feel that surfing the Internet on their smartphone (which may not be equipped with security software) is just as safe, if not safer, as surfing on their PC....


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