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Posted on Sep 23 2014 - 2:16pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Tripadvisor site coughs to card data breach for a potential 800k users

(Source: Register) Viator has called in security experts to find out the extent of the breach. … “Security requirements in PCI DSS requires basicprotection of card data, but meeting … ...

Posted on Sep 23 2014 - 2:10pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on McAfee announces 2015 editions of its antivirus and security suites

(Source: PCWorld) If you’re still paying for your desktop security suite, you’ll be happy to hear that McAfee on Monday released the newest editions of itssecurity suites. The new … ...

Posted on Sep 18 2014 - 1:49pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Telstra boosts security to stop identity thieves after flaw identified

(Source: Sydney Morning Herald) Telecommunications giant Telstra has boosted its security procedures following revelations it was using flimsy identity checks to protect customers’ private data. ...

Posted on Sep 18 2014 - 1:46pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Big data security analytics still immature, say security experts

(Source: ComputerWeekly.com) While big data security analytics promises to deliver great insights in the battle against cyber threats, the concept and the tools are still immature, according to a … ...

Posted on Sep 18 2014 - 1:09pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Qihoo 360 Security – Antivirus Free (for Android)

(Source: PC Magazine) The free Qihoo 360 Security could probably benefit from a hatchet, since it packs in antivirus, anti-theft, memory cleanup, app locking, a firewall, call and SMS … ...

Posted on Sep 18 2014 - 1:02pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Computer Security Firm Raises $35 Million From K.K.R. and Others

(Source: New York Times) With the news of hacking and data theft dominating headlines, there would seem to be no better time for a security software provider to raise new money. ...

Posted on Sep 17 2014 - 2:11pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Adobe releases previously delayed security updates for Reader and Acrobat

(Source: PCWorld) After a one-week delay, Adobe Systems has released security updates for its Reader and Acrobat products to patch critical vulnerabilities that could lead to … ...

Posted on Sep 16 2014 - 2:01pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Data center security firm vArmour comes out of stealth

(Source: VentureBeat) For the last three years data center security company vArmour has been in stealth mode, raising capital and developing its product. Now, after a year of beta … ...

Posted on Sep 16 2014 - 1:59pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Mobile Security Takes Center Stage

(Source: Forbes) In 2012, mobile security firm Lookout estimated that the replacement value of phones stolen each year worldwide was $30 billion. Even if that figure was … ...

Posted on Sep 12 2014 - 3:24pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Privacy lapses riddle majority of mobile apps, data protection authorities find

(Source: PCWorld) The issue of overly broad permissions has been brought up by privacy advocates and security experts before. It is often the result of the advertising-based … ...