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2009-02-17 07:00:00

Home Network Defender includes parental controls, virus protection, and network activity reporting that help ensure home network security IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cisco(R) and Trend Micro have teamed up to help keep families safe by integrating Trend Micro's Internet security software into Linksys by Cisco wireless routers. This multi-layered security offering helps provide network protection for family PCs and other home-network devices, such as online game...

2009-02-12 14:54:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Love is in the online air as we get closer to Valentine's Day. However, if you are searching for love songs lyrics to include in a card/e-card or looking for love inspiration from a celebrity couple -- be careful with what you choose. Curious to know what Kim Kardashian and Reggie Bush have been doing lately to keep the sparks flying? If so, be aware that recent research indicates that they are the "riskiest" couple to search for online,...

2009-02-02 11:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Inc. (TSE: 4704), a global leader in Internet content security, announced today that The Batten, Barton, Durstine & Osborn (BBDO) advertising agency is using Trend Micro(TM) OfficeScan(TM) on all desktop PCs and on all servers. BBDO relies on its network to connect the 19 sites in North America to its worldwide operations. With up to 4,000 PC clients and 300 servers on the North America network, built-in security solutions...

2009-01-27 10:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: A 45 minute free webcast presentation with Trend Micro's CEO, Eva Chen, on 'Security in the Cloud.' The cloud is growing and, along with it, the volume of emerging Web and email threats that can harm company servers, workstations, and networks. Security experts predict over 25,000 new threats per hour by 2015, driving vendors to develop newer, faster paradigms to effectively protect their clients. With such a high volume of threats, a new...

2009-01-27 07:00:00

New AVG research shows extent of problem, risks of relying on 'traditional' protection AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- AVG Technologies, a leading developer of Internet security software, has released statistics that paint a scary picture of the way web-borne threats are developing. Unlike viruses, which make a point of being obvious and staying around for as long as they can, the primary characteristics of web infections today are stealth and transience - meaning they...

2009-01-27 07:00:00

New data from AVG illustrates extent of problem, shortcomings of traditional protection approaches AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- AVG Technologies, a leading developer of Internet threat protection solutions, has released statistics that paint a disturbing picture of the way web-borne threats are developing. The primary attribute of web infections today is transience - close to 60 percent of sites launching so-called drive-by downloads or social engineering attacks are...

2009-01-21 03:00:00

AVG's Internet Security Network Edition Recognized by SC Magazine AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- AVG Technologies, a global anti-virus and Internet security software provider with over 80 million users in 167 countries, today announced that its Internet Security Network Edition (NE) solution has received the "Recommended" designation in the most recent Anti-malware Group Test performed by security publication SC Magazine. Eight companies participated in the test. AVG...

2008-12-17 10:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- It's no surprise -- surfing the Internet without a security software installed brings dangerous consequences, especially since the growth of Web threats have increased by nearly 2000 percent since 2005. According to Trend Micro threat researchers, more than 50 percent of the top 100 malware of 2008 came from the Internet and were accidentally downloaded by users surfing unknown or malicious Web sites. The second highest source of infections...

2008-12-10 11:00:00

The Top 10 2008 Holiday Web Threats ranked by Trend Micro CUPERTINO, Calif., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The season of giving may come at a price as cybercriminals take advantage of one of the busiest online retail seasons of the year and rely upon various social engineering schemes and scams to lure unknowing users. Trend Micro threat researchers say that consumers who conduct their holiday shopping online either at work or at home may be putting both home and corporate networks at risk for...

2008-12-09 11:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Incorporated (TSE: 4704), a global leader in Internet content security, announced today that the company's URL filtering and Web Security technologies defeated six other market-leading products tested by independent tester Cascadia Labs -- proving that the Trend Micro Smart Protection Network delivers security that's smarter than traditional approaches of blocking Web threats. The URL filtering and Web security technologies in the...


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