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  • Intel CISO on 'Here you have' worm, spear phishing

    Eric Parizo - Senior Analyst 16 Sep 2010
  • BOSTON -- At the Forrester Research Inc. Security Forum 2010 this morning, Intel Corp. CISO Malcolm Harkins spoke to attendees about the chip giant (and soon-to-be McAfee owner)'s security program ...

  • "Here you have" email worm spreads

    Marcia Savage - Editor 09 Sep 2010
  • An old-style email worm was spreading Thursday, antivirus vendors reported. The malware, named "Here you have" for the message it carries in the subject line, includes a link that appears to be a ...

  • New Windows vulnerability reported

    Marcia Savage - Editor 09 Aug 2010
  • New flaw is a moderate risk and targets the Windows Kernel. Security researchers reported a new Windows vulnerability that could allow attackers to gain elevated privileges on vulnerable machines. ...

  • St. Bernard Software acquires Red Condor

    Marcia Savage - Editor 04 Aug 2010
  • St. Bernard CEO says acquisition positions vendor for accelerated growth. Web security provider St. Bernard Software said Wednesday that it acquired managed email security supplier Red Condor. San ...

  • iPhone jailbreaking exploit sparks mobile security concerns

    Marcia Savage - Editor 04 Aug 2010
  • Jailbroken phones are more prone to security threats, researchers say. The emergence of an exploit used by a website for iPhone "jailbreaking" prompted security researchers to issue warnings about ...