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2010-12-13 14:34:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- PandaLabs, the antimalware laboratory of Panda Security, the Cloud Security Company, has forecasted several radical innovations in cyber-crime for 2011. Hacktivism and cyber-war; more profit-oriented malware; social media; social engineering and malicious codes with the ability to adapt to avoid detection will be the main threats in the coming year. There will also be an increase in the threats to Mac users, new efforts to attack 64-bit...

2010-12-08 00:00:44

1,963 Survey Respondents, plus Research with Customers, Prospects and Analysts, Reveals Compliance Demands Lion's Share of IT Security Teams' Time Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) December 7, 2010 eEye Digital Security, a provider of IT security and unified vulnerability management solutions, today announced availability of its 2011 Vulnerability Management Trends Research Report, providing insight, answers and awareness for the most pressing issues in vulnerability and compliance management today. The...

2010-12-04 00:00:39

New forum brings together IT experts, industry thought leaders, and leading developers to establish a resource for IT professionals to explore the use and adoption of application whitelisting technology as part of a proactive network security strategy Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) December 2, 2010 IntelligentWhitelisting.com, a new online forum focused on addressing the growing need for dialogue around the inclusion of application whitelisting as part of a proactive endpoint security strategy,...

2010-11-25 07:00:00

BEIJING, Nov. 25, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Today, China's leading network security services provider, Qihoo 360, released an emergency network security warning, claiming that it has first discovered an Exploit Code of an 18-year latent high-risk 0day vulnerability that affects all Windows versions. This vulnerability named as "elder" is very likely to confront worldwide computer users with a new round of malicious attacks. However, netizens on the Chinese Mainland do not need to worry...

2010-10-12 12:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Mu Dynamics, Inc. (www.mudynamics.com), the leader in testing next-generation network services, today announced that it discovered and helped remediate the fix for one of the zero-day vulnerabilities detailed in today's Microsoft Patch Tuesday security bulletin. Microsoft credited Mu Dynamics with finding TLSv1 Record Client Denial of Service Vulnerability (CVE-2010-3229), which is categorized as Important. The vulnerability pertains to a...

2010-08-18 07:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Zscaler today released its Q2 2010 State of the Web report. The report details the enterprise threat landscape and the variety of web based issues plaguing internet users. It details how attackers are staying one step ahead of the game and enterprises are struggling to keep up. Here are some of the top findings detailed in the latest Zscaler State of the Web report: Attackers were quick to leverage the biggest news stories of the quarter,...

2010-07-06 10:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro's latest free security tool, Trend Micro(TM) Browser Guard 2010 is available today for download. Joining a suite of free tools from the company, Browser Guard is an easy to use browser plug-in which proactively protects users against Internet threats by identifying malicious web pages and blocking the threat before it can infect the user's computer. Trend Micro Browser Guard can protect users from sophisticated Internet threats such...

2010-01-28 09:10:00

WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Application Whitelisting industry leader Bit9 announced today that Application Whitelisting is being used to prevent the current Internet Explorer (IE) zero-day attacks. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080204/BIT9LOGO ) The recent attacks (also called the Hydraq Trojan or Operation Aurora) are sophisticated and organized cyber attacks that seek to access and steal information from compromised computers. Bit9 Application Whitelisting...

2010-01-21 02:11:00

BEIJING, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Maxthon announced its browser already has in place technology that blocks zero-day "Aurora" hacking attacks such as the one that broke into computers run by 20 companies, including Google, Adobe, and Juniper Networks, making away with intellectual property. The attack exploited a previously unknown vulnerability, nicknamed Aurora, in Internet Explorer. The attacks took advantage of buffers in a file, mshtml.dll, engineers at Maxthon explained....

2010-01-14 23:24:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Zscaler, Inc., the market leader in cloud-delivered multi-tenant Security as a Service (SaaS), announced that it has globally deployed protections to combat a zero-day vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer. The vulnerability (CVE-2010-0249) affects all currently supported versions of Internet Explorer and has been tied to recent high profile, targeted attacks. Numerous reports suggest that this vulnerability was used in recently publicized...


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