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Tech companies have been telling an important story with their actions over the last few weeks. What do these stories have in common?
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Complexity is to cybersecurity what kryptonite is to Superman. Even if you have adequate antivirus protection, are there still holes in your IT security armor? Is lack of bandwidth to manage the growing list of threats, endpoints, and security systems making your organization vulnerable? Download Kaspersky Lab’s new whitepaper, Your Data under Siege: Defeating the Enemy of Complexity, to...
Plan X sounds like a summer sci-fi movie, but it's actually one of DARPA's latest projects, aimed at improving the nation's defense of critical infrastructure targets.
There are far better things than being phished, like writing about how not to get phished. Michael P. Kassner reviews a research paper that provides amazing insight into a successful phishing operation.
ReadyNAS, the latest in Network-attached storage (NAS) devices from NETGEAR, packs industry-first innovation and unrivalled ease-of-use into top-end storage. Unlimited snapshots, thin provisioning, cloud-managed replication and real-time anti-virus are just some of the features that allow you to do more with your business data than you ever thought you could afford.
Google Play has experienced some recent malware infestations. Learn about the details and how to protect yourself and your users.
As the authors know that traditionally, "Cryptography" is used for information processing and communications, it helps people to store information securely and it is used very frequently for private communications. But Cryptovirology is the study of applications of cryptography to build the malicious software (malware). It is an investigation, how modern cryptographic tools and paradigms can...
A Chrome extension called Honey can automatically find coupon codes to apply during your online checkouts. Find out how it works and how it came to be.
Today's enterprise networks are distributed to different geographical locations and applications are more centrally located, information represents the most important asset. With the growing number of data communication services, channels and available software applications, data are processed in large quantities and in a more efficient manner. This technological enhancement offers new...
The explosion of the public Internet and e-commerce, private computers, and computer networks, if not adequately secured, are increasingly vulnerable to damaging attacks. Hackers, viruses, vindictive employees and even human error all represent clear and present dangers to networks. Loss of irreplaceable data is a very real threat for any business owner whose network connects to the outside...
Microsoft® Exchange administrators are responsible for the integrity, security, and availability of an organization's email platform. Some of the most common threats to mailboxes are viruses, spam, and hardware failures, but there is another, often overlooked culprit -PST files.This white paper discusses the problems that PSTs cause as well as a systematic approach for eliminating them.
This report captures key findings from a survey of 400 IT professionals, including 200 in the United States and 200 in the U.K., that can help you understand how your peers are managing endpoint security and protecting against stealthy threats, such as rootkit attacks.Use the benchmarking data in the report for your own IT security initiatives, including:* Gaining insight into the top...
There are a number of different utilities that you can use to mitigate risk and help protect your privacy.
The proliferation of computers in any domain is followed by the proliferation of malware in that domain. Systems, including the latest mobile platforms, are laden with viruses, rootkits, spyware, adware and other classes of malware. Despite the existence of Anti-Virus software, malware threats persist and are growing as there exist a myriad of ways to subvert Anti-Virus (AV) software. In fact,...
ZoneAlarm looks to bolster options for consumers and businesses, with the inclusion of a free Antivirus and Firewall edition.
Michael P. Kassner interviews a digital forensic scientist who uses Dropbox to compromise targeted networks -- something the bad guys probably figured out as well.
Erik Eckel recommends two antivirus solutions for Mac protection.