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- March 03, 2009
New hosted and hybrid services for its IronPort appliances takes Cisco Systems one step closer to a Software-as-a-Service model for email security.
- January 27, 2009
Web, DLP and email security vendor Websense improves ThreatSeeker Network intelligence with Defensio social media protection service.
- January 16, 2009
Despite the McColo shutdown, spammers are slowly climbing back by redeploying bots, creating new attacks and refining others.
- January 08, 2009
Two security researchers say that most phishers fail to earn big money for their work.
- January 06, 2009
As many as 33 high profile Twitter accounts were breached just days after a widespread phishing scam targeted users of the social network.
- December 15, 2008
The annual Cisco security report shows increases in hacker tactics, Web threats, Internet cybercrime, email spam and virtualization vulnerabilities.
- December 09, 2008
Security vendor Finjan reports a growing army of cybercriminals are buying cheap toolkits to exploit the Web.
- December 04, 2008
Spam was down 3.4% in 2008, but attacks on social networks and flaws in websites are rising, according to an annual report from Symantec's MessageLabs.
- November 25, 2008
A Canadian man, Adam Guerbuez must pay $873 million for hacking into the profiles of Facebook members to send them spam messages advertising porn sites and male enhancement pills.
- November 20, 2008
IBM's ISS division said consumers and businesses face increased security risk as cybercriminals take advantage of the holiday season with phishing and malware laden USB sticks.
- November 17, 2008
Company plans to bank on new regulations which require businesses to deploy encryption for data transmission and data stored in laptops and removable storage devices.
- November 14, 2008
Increased cooperation among security researchers and ISPs are resulting in victories against spammers and botnet operators. But, cybercriminals move to new spots on the Internet.
- November 13, 2008
Extensive vendor consolidation in the DLP market leaves Code Green competing against well established vendors and a handful of independents.
- November 05, 2008
An expert on cybercrime and online scams, Derek Manky, is one of the members of the Fortiguard research team. In this interview, he talks about the threats from online organized crime and social networking sites and whether cooperation is improving ...
- October 27, 2008
Spam using malicious attachments and social engineering techniques are targeting computer users in rising numbers, according to security vendor Sophos.