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Dell Rolls Out Security Services, Hardware for SMBs

July 28, 2010 |
Offerings for small businesses with big security needs range from a complete hardware solution from Juniper to managed services from KACE.
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Cyber Crime Costs on the Rise: Study

July 28, 2010 |
Resolving various cyber crime attacks costs the typical organization almost $4 million a year, according to the latest survey from ArcSight and the Ponemon Institute.
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Cisco Details Enterprise Security Threats

July 28, 2010 |
The Quarterly Global Threat Report offers insight into the types of attacks happening on enterprise networks. Adobe Reader/Acrobat, Sun Java, and Adobe Flash were the three most common malware targets over the first half of 2010.
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Sourcefire Launches Razorback Open Source Security Framework

July 28, 2010 |
New open source project set to correlate security information from multiple types of technologies with a defense security router.
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Black Hat USA 2010 Preview

July 27, 2010 |
At Black Hat USA 2010 Las Vegas, mobile apps, Internet infrastructure enterprise networking, and more go under the microscope starting Wednesday, as security researchers probe all manner of Internet connectivity and security issues.
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Phishers Put Old-School Twist on Online Scams

July 27, 2010 |
The Anti Phishing Working Group is now lending its expertise to the IRS to help root out online and offline phishing scams that use a combination of e-mails and faxes to steal identities.
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Microsoft: IE8 Blocked a Billion Malware Downloads

July 27, 2010 |
Microsoft's technology for blocking malware and phishing attacks appears to be paying off for users, as the company claims a cool billion potential attacks blocked.
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Mozilla Rushes Out Another Firefox Security Update

July 26, 2010 |
With the release of Firefox 3.6.8, Mozilla is fixing only one security flaw omitted from last week's release, while work progresses on Firefox 4.
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Apple Has the Most Security Vulnerabilities: Report

July 26, 2010 |
Secunia's report doesn't measure the severity of security flaws, but it says some interesting things about how the focus of malware attacks has shifted.
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Microsoft Tweaks Its Bug Disclosure Process

July 26, 2010 |
As bug sleuths find and disclose more security holes in Microsoft products, giving the company little or no advance warning, the software titan tries to lower the tensions between all parties in order to better protect users.
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Oracle Targets Security With New Identity Management Suite

July 23, 2010 |
The database giant says the new release of Oracle Identity Management 11g "radically simplifies" application security.
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Cisco: U.S. Leads in Spam; IT Policies Not Being Followed

July 23, 2010 |
Cisco's midyear security report paints a bleak picture of non-compliance by IT users for enterprise policies.
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Shortened URLs Are the Latest Spam Scourge

July 22, 2010 |
Symantec's MessageLabs report finds that the shortened hyperlinks that are a virtual necessity on Twitter are one of the fastest-growing sources of spam and malware.
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Mozilla Patches Firefox for 14 Vulnerabilities

July 21, 2010 |
Ahead of Black Hat, Firefox 3.6.7 addresses a slew of flaws -- one of which had been fixed weeks ago by Google Chrome.
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Microsoft Beta Tests Two Updated Security Tools

July 21, 2010 |
Forefront Endpoint Protection offers new features for enterprise admins while the free Security Essentials gets an overhaul.
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Dell Kace Debuts Secure Firefox Browser

July 20, 2010 |
The Dell Kace Secure Browser takes a different approach to isolating and managing browser instances to improve enterprise security.
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Microsoft Blindsided by Another Zero-Day Attack

July 19, 2010 |
New zero-day attacks on all Windows OS's spring from removable file storage vulnerability, says Microsoft.
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Zscaler Brings Email Security to the Cloud

July 19, 2010 |
The security software vendor's latest cloud security product screens all inbound and outbound email messages sent from any PC or mobile device.
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Defending the Power Grid is Defending the Nation

July 19, 2010 |
We a look at the new book, "Cyber War: The Next Threat to National Security and What to Do About It." Is the best defense against cyber attacks to disconnect the power grid from the Internet?
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U.S. Tops in Spam Relaying; UK Gains Ground

July 15, 2010 |
Security software vendor Sophos' latest "Dirty Dozen" list of top spam-relaying countries paints a familiar picture with usual suspects such as the U.S. and India atop the chart.
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