Tag Archives: Malware

StealthWatch Labs Security Updates for Advanced Threat Defense By Lancope

Security updates from Lancope’s research team help customers combat today’s ever-evolving threat landscape To help customers combat today’s chaotic and ever-changing threat landscape, Lancope, Inc has launched new StealthWatch® Labs security updates. Through this new feature, Lancope’s highly skilled StealthWatch Labs research team delivers security updates for major cyber-attacks targeting, lurking or pivoting stealthily inside enterprise networks to help better […]

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Panda Cloud Antivirus Secures ‘Windows 8 Compatible’ Logo

Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, confirmed that it has obtained Microsoft’s ‘Windows 8 Compatible’ logo for Panda Cloud Antivirus, its cloud-based free antivirus product. So users of Microsoft’s latest operating system can continue to benefit from the protection offered by Panda Cloud Antivirus, version 2.1.1. The new Panda Cloud Antivirus 2.1.1 includes improved heuristic […]

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Android-centric, booming, espionage friendly are today’s mobile threatscape

The fact that Kaspersky Lab has not recorded malware that uses exploits in Android to perform a drive-by attack may seem positive, but only at a first glance. The grim reality is that users are actively searching for software from suspicious sources and taking no precautions when launching an unknown program – all of which […]

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First Next-Generation Firewall Built for Everyone Launched by Barracuda Networks

Barracuda Networks, Inc., a leading provider of security and storage solutions, announced the release of Barracuda Firewall, the first firewall with a full next-generation feature set designed to meet the needs of small and mid-sized organisations. Next-generation firewalls add the ability to inspect traffic more deeply than just at the level of network protocol and […]

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Latest corporate solution featuring Mobile Device Management functionality – Kaspersky Security for Mobile Unveiled

Kaspersky Lab has yesterday showcased its latest Kaspersky Security for Mobile solution amid a discussion of business mobile security at Mobile World Congress. The mobile industry’s largest annual show was the perfect venue to discuss the need for businesses to protect their data in a modern environment, where smartphones are increasingly usurping the laptop as […]

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McAfee report sees malware repurposed to strike various economic sectors

McAfee recently released the McAfee Threats Report: Fourth Quarter 2012, (report) in which McAfee Labs revealed that sophisticated attacks originally targeting the financial services industry are now increasingly directed at other critical sectors of the economy, while an emerging set of new tactics and technologies are being implemented to evade industry-standard security measures. The report […]

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Microsoft’s ‘Windows 8 Compatible’ logo for Panda Cloud Antivirus Obtained by Panda Security

Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, recently announced that it has obtained Microsoft’s ‘Windows 8 Compatible’ logo for Panda Cloud Antivirus, its cloud-based free antivirus product. So users of Microsoft’s latest operating system can continue to benefit from the protection offered by Panda Cloud Antivirus, version 2.1.1. The new Panda Cloud Antivirus 2.1.1 includes improved […]

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Registration Now Open For Third Annual (ISC)² Security Congress

(ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”), the world’s largest information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, recentlymade an announcement that delegates can now register for its third annual Security Congress, to be held September 24–27, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois at McCormick Place. The third annual (ISC)² Security Congress will be colocated with the ASIS International 2013 59th […]

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Intrusion detection must evolve as network links become faster. Dr Ullrich from SANS Technology Institute comments

As network speeds increase with new technologies and demand, real time packet inspection is simply not sufficient to deal with cyber-attacks. According to Dr. Johannes Ullrich, Dean of Research and a faculty member of the SANS Technology Institute, “Faster networks are making it harder for intrusion detection techniques to keep up with the threats. Instead […]

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Avecto: Are unwitting employees the weak link for organisational security?

As the sophistication of malware evolves and organisations face an increasingly tumultuous threat landscape, heavy investments are continually made for new security controls, policies and best practices. Yet, one critical – but avoidable – flaw remains. The human aspect of IT practice is a key weakness for most organizations, and the vast majority of today’s […]

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