Gartner: 75 percent of mobile apps will fail security tests through end of 2015

As BYOD and mobile computing become more critical to business, app downloads will raise security risks.

Watering hole attack targets website visitors of oil and gas start-up

Malware capable of avoiding detection targets a narrow audience but may see an improved success rate.

Windseeker app spies on chats using injection, hooking techniques

The Android app targets Chinese users, but its malicious techniques could become more widespread in the mobile arena, a security firm warns.

Focus: Cyber Threats

Product Reviews

ThreatTrack Security VIPRE Business Premium v6.5

Helps enterprises manage and control endpoint security by combining a small-footprint, anti-virus agent with integrated patch management and mobile device management (MDM) capability.

McAfee Email Protection

McAfee Email Gateway protects networks from viruses, undesirable content, spam and other threats.

Data Breach Blog


An IT lens on data breach response

This heightened awareness regarding data breach response time has created an interesting dynamic for security professionals.


More than 800 million personal records have been involved in U.S. breaches since January 2005, according to new research from the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse. Also this month, IT security professionals are starting to have a higher perception of risk to corporate, industrial and governmental infrastructure because of cyber security threats.

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