Chinese Government Sponsored Hackers Attacked US Companies after Pact

Hackers Attacked US Companies after Pact

Researchers have discovered that Chinese sponsored government hackers have tried to penetrate at least 7 US companies since a pact was signed by the US and China agreeing to stop state sponsored hacking. Tim Erlin, director of IT security and risk Strategy at Tripwire have the following comments on it. [su_note note_color=”#ffffcc” text_color=”#00000″]Tim Erlin, Director of […]

Dow Jones Hacked Again

Dow Jones Hacked Again

A group of Russian hackers have reportedly infiltrated the servers of Dow Jones & Co. Inc., owner of the Wall Street Journal and several other news publications, and stole information to trade on before it became public, according to four people familiar with the matter. The breach is described as far more serious than a […]

Yahoo Account Key

Yahoo account key

Thycotic’s Nathan Wenzler had a following comment on the Yahoo Account Key announced this week. He was surprised this security flaw was not pointed out. [su_note note_color=”#ffffcc” text_color=”#00000″]Nathan Wenzler, Executive Director of Security, Thycotic : Yahoo Account Key might make life easier for consumers, but it also leaves them open to an entirely new type of attack. Hackers […]

Two-thirds of Businesses Unable to make the Most of their Information

Businesses Unable to make the Most of their Information

Iron Mountain and PwC launch new Information Value Index to help companies benchmark their own performance Just four per cent of businesses are able to extract the full value from the information they hold, with over a third (36 per cent) lacking the tools and skills they need to do so, according to new research […]

The First Fully Secure Communications Platform

Fully Secure Communications Platform

Government grade encryption technology ensures users’ email, voice and video calls, instant messaging will be totally private Criptyque, the secure communications provider, announced the launch of Pryvate™, the first all-encompassing and fully encrypted communications platform for mobile devices. Pryvate secures communication services across email, voice calls, conference calls, video calls and instant messenger to protect consumers […]

1 in 5 Aussies think Stormy Weather Affects Cloud Computing

Aussies think Stormy Weather Affects Cloud Computing

As cloud computing becomes a more widespread phenomenon, Aussies are still confused about what the term actually means. The tech company surveyed 1000 Aussies, 1000 Brits and 1000 Americans on their knowledge of cloud computing. While 1 in 10 from the UK and America said stormy weather could have an impact on cloud computing, the […]

New Strategy to Provide Better Protection, Faster Detection and Streamlined Correction

Better Protection, Faster Detection and Streamlined Correction

Focus on integrated, open security systems with cloud-first technology empowers organisations to resolve more threats, faster, with fewer resources News Highlights : Corporate strategy concentrates on control points at the cloud and the endpoint to address the expanding attack surface, imperative of time, and acute resource constraints that plague organisations today New: McAfee Endpoint Security […]

Majority of Mobile Network Operators Unprepared for A2P Monetization

A2P Monetization

New international research reveals less than 25% of MNOs have deployed next-generation firewalls necessary to identify and charge unauthorized traffic Latest market research by analyst house mobilesquared and sponsored by tyntec, finds that 75% of mobile network operators (MNOs) do not have the measures in place to control and monetize Application-to-Person (A2P) SMS traffic that […]