News tagged ‘security’
Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012
Symantec is expecting to see a sharp spike in the volume of Christmas related spam messages in the following days, and is advising everyone to exercise caution when handling unsolicited or unexpected emails related to Christmas.
Monday, 12 Nov 2012
Microsoft is set to release its first security patches for Windows 8 and RT operating systems. These patches are meant to address vulnerabilities in Windows, Internet Explorer and the .NET framework.
Thursday, 1 Nov 2012
Symantec Security Response has discovered spam messages related to Hurricane Sandy and is advising Internet users to type website addresses directly into their Internet browser for any online videos instead of clicking on links within emails.
Monday, 29 Oct 2012
Norton has announced that its Norton 360 Multi-Device, Norton Internet Security, and Norton AntiVirus are now fully compatible with the newly released Windows 8 OS.
Trend Micro has announced three new apps - SafeGuard, Go Everywhere, and DirectPass - for Windows 8 that will be available through the Window Store in November, as well as improvements to the Titanium family of products.
Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012
iTwin SecureBox is bringing hardware-key based security to Dropbox.
Thursday, 11 Oct 2012
The Microsoft Cloud Security Readiness Tool helps organizations better understand and improve their current IT state, identify relevant industry regulations, and evaluate whether cloud adoption will meet their business needs.
The highlight of this redesigned app is the Signal Flare. It is the first-ever capability that automatically flags your phone's last known location when the battery gets really low, so chances of retrieving your lost phone is significantly increased.
Friday, 5 Oct 2012
ESET has released the ESET USSD (Unstructured Supplementary Service Data) Control, a free app to mitigate a potentially dangerous vulnerability flaw in certain Android-based smartphones.
Friday, 31 Aug 2012
Prolexic Technologies has added a free glossary of DoS and DDoS terms to its online Knowledge Center, explaining the tools and methods hackers use to target organizations.