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Bitglass Report: Black Hat and White Hat Hackers Identify Phishing as the Most Effective Data Exfiltration Method

CAMPBELL, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/19/17 -- , the Total Data Protection company, today announced the findings of its report. The report features survey insights from 129 White Hat and Black Hat hackers that attended the Black Hat 2017 national cybersecurity conference.Fifty-nine percent of respondents identified phishing as the best data exfiltration strategy, as human error and ignorance will always be exploitable. Understandably, and in line with recent cyberattacks, malware and ransomware ...


19.09.2017

Glasswall Global Email Security Survey Finds that Majority of Workers Blindly Open All Email Attachments

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwired) -- 05/03/17 -- Glasswall Solutions, the pioneer of Content, Disarm and Reconstruct technology, today announced the results of its global email security survey revealing that despite the prevalence of well-known sophisticated social engineering attacks. Of these respondents, 44 percent open these email attachments consistently every time they receive one, leaving organizations highly vulnerable to data breaches sourced to malicious attachments.Altogether, ...


03.05.2017

ThreatSTOP to Launch New Roaming DNS Protection Service at RSA

CARLSBAD, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/13/17 -- Cyber security company ThreatSTOP announced today a Cloud-based offering that quickly detects and automatically blocks DNS attacks on laptops outside a secured company network, without using external 3rd party DNS servers or requiring a VPN connection. This new SaaS offering, Roaming Endpoint, is ThreatSTOP''s answer to a growing mobile workforce, protecting devices when they leave the corporate network, anywhere and anytime.ThreatSTOP' ...


13.02.2017

Malvertising Rises 132% in 2016 Over 2015, Says RiskIQ Research

RiskIQ Digital Threat Detection Data Indicates a Sharp Increase in Malvertising Trend London, UK - January 31, 2017 - RiskIQ, the leader in digital threat management, today released its annual malvertising report which indicates a sharp spike in malvertising in 2016, a digital threat that has become increasingly challenging for organisations to detect and mitigate. Delivered through ad networks such as Google and Facebook, threat actors use malvertising to propagate malware, ransomware, and sc ...


31.01.2017

Ransomware Delivered by 97% of Phishing Emails by end of Q3 2016 Supporting Booming Cybercrime Industry

PhishMe Q3 Malware Review finds encryption ransomware has hit record levels, while ‘quiet malware’ remains a significant threat LEESBURG, VA – November 17, 2016: PhishMe Inc., the leading provider of human phishing defense solutions, released findings today that show the amount of phishing emails containing a form of ransomware grew to 97.25 percent during the third quarter of 2016 from 92% in Q1. Remaining at the forefront is the Locky encryption ransomware, which has introduced a number of te ...


17.11.2016

PhishMe Announces Phishing Program Excellence Award Winners

Palo Alto Networks, AVANGRID, and others honored at Submerge 2016 for their innovative work in phishing prevention. Leesburg, VA – October 14 2016 – PhishMe, a global provider of phishing defense and intelligence solutions for the enterprise, has announced the winners of the PhishMe Excellence Awards at Submerge 2016, its inaugural phishing and defense summit and user conference. PhishMe chose the winners for their innovative, successful programs designed to combat phishing attacks and protect ...


14.10.2016

ThreatSTOP Launches Next Generation of DNS Firewall to Stop Outbound Communications With Threat Actors

CARLSBAD, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/05/16 -- ThreatSTOP has released the next generation of its cloud-based solution that easily turns any DNS server into a DNS firewall. The service enables automatic blocking or redirection of network communications in accordance with customizable policies. Version 4 adds graphical reporting with drilldowns and enhanced "Check IOC" functionality. The ThreatSTOP® DNS Firewall prevents a broad range of threats including ransomware, drive-by downloads, ...


05.10.2016

Niara Expands UEBA Ransomware Detection to Include Early-Stage Attacker Behavior

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/26/16 -- , a recognized leader in user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA), today announced the first application of UEBA machine learning to detect advanced attacks such as ransomware and whaling by including the behavior of the attacker to enhance the precision and timeliness of alerts. Through the use of specifically-designed analytics that focus on the tactics of the exploit, analysts can see these attempts even before the ransomware gains a toehold in ...


26.07.2016

Tiva IT Publish An Article Which Reveals Surprising Facts for UK Internet Users

An article covering the subject of ''phishing attacks in the United Kingdom.'' entitled ''UK Businesses Facing Phishing Attacks More Than Anywhere Else In The World'' has now been released and published by Tiva Business IT Solutions, an authority website in the IT Security and Support niche. The article brings to light fascinating information, and especially for readers that are interesting in protecting their personal data and internet security.. UK Inter ...


13.06.2016

LogRhythm’s Network Monitor 3 Boosts Advanced Threat Detection And Mitigation Via Deep Packet Analytics And Optimised Incident Response

Detects Ransomware, Spear Phishing, APTs and Other Tier-1 Threats Faster May 17, 2016— LogRhythm, The Security Intelligence Company, today announced immediate availability of Network Monitor 3. This latest version of the industry’s leading network monitoring, analytics and forensics solution empowers organisations to detect, investigate and neutralise today’s most advanced and concerning threats such as ransomware, spear phishing and APTs faster and with greater precision than ever before. Le ...


17.05.2016

ThreatSTOP Inks Distribution Deal With Cloud Harmonics

CARLSBAD, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/04/16 -- , the company that delivers Powerful Security without Complexity™, today announced a distribution agreement with Cloud Harmonics, the fastest growing full-service, next-generation distributor for emerging cybersecurity and cloud solutions. Under the new agreement, Cloud Harmonics will distribute the ThreatSTOP® Shield and DNS Firewall network security platform.The ThreatSTOP platform delivers up-to-the-minute threat intelligence as operational polici ...


04.04.2016

CWPS to Provide Lieberman Software''s Privileged Access Management Solution to Federal Government Agencies and Commercial Enterprises

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/08/16 -- today announced its selection by as the privileged access management platform provider in the company''s MSP program. As part of the CWPS cyber security product portfolio, Lieberman Software''s is now offered as a solution to securely manage access to powerful privileged identities in large enterprise environments."We are pleased to welcome CWPS as an Authorized Partner to deliver products and services to both public se ...


08.03.2016

CCV Selects RiskShield From INFORM to Support Its Anti-Fraud Strategy for e-Commerce Payments and Merchant Protection

AACHEN, GERMANY and BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/16/15 --CCV Holland B.V., a Dutch payment processor and provider of more than half a million payment terminals across Europe, needed a comprehensive solution to improve the security of online card transactions and point-of-sale payments. Through a competitive selection process, CCV selected RiskShield for its best-in-class performance, decision-making technology and INFORM''s extensive experience in fraud prevention. CCV will utiliz ...


16.12.2015

EastNets Showcases Cutting-Edge Solutions at the Sibos 2015-Singapore

NEW YORK, NY and DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES -- (Marketwired) -- 10/12/15 -- a leading global provider of compliance and payments solutions for the financial services industry, has today begun showcasing its cutting-edge compliance, payment and cloud solutions at the inauguration of . Sibos is the world''s premier financial services event organized by SWIFT for the financial industry. EastNets'' industry experts will attend the three-day event to network with representative ...


13.10.2015

EastNets Showcases Cutting-Edge Solutions at the Sibos 2015-Singapore

NEW YORK, NY and DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES -- (Marketwired) -- 10/12/15 -- , a leading global provider of compliance and payments solutions for the financial services industry, has today begun showcasing its cutting-edge compliance, payment and cloud solutions at the inauguration of Sibos 2015. Sibos is the world''s premier financial services event organized by SWIFT for the financial industry. EastNets'' industry experts will attend the three-day event to network with rep ...


12.10.2015

EastNets to Host Open Theatre Presentation & Community Session at Sibos 2015 -- Singapore

NEW YORK, NY and DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES -- (Marketwired) -- 10/05/15 -- , a leading global provider of compliance and payment solutions for the financial services industry, has announced that it will host an open theatre presentation and a community session at the upcoming Sibos 2015, the latest edition of the world''s premier financial services event which will be held at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre in Singapore from October 12 to 15, 2015.Set to take place on the first ...


05.10.2015

ZapFraud Champions National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2015

PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/01/15 -- announced today its plans to champion by providing weekly insights, tips and information related to cyber security issues, including targeted forms of social engineering and phishing used to develop credible-looking, yet fraudulent emails that spam filters don''t catch. ZapFraud proudly joins this global effort to promote online safety awareness.Since inception under leadership from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Nation ...


01.10.2015

Cybersecurity Company GreatHorn Joins Techstars NYC Accelerator Program to Redefine Spear Phishing Prevention

BELMONT, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/24/15 -- , the world''s first cybersecurity platform for detecting and preventing the most common causes of data breaches -- and -- announced today that they are participating in the Fall 2015 Techstars NYC program."Email is the dominant form of business communication today, but it''s also the easiest way for criminals to gain access to sensitive data and steal it," said Kevin O''Brien, the company''s CEO and ...


24.09.2015

World''s First End-to-End Chargeback Compliance Solution Revealed

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/22/15 --Global Risk Technologies has connected with INFORM''s award-winning anti-fraud solution RiskShield to provide intelligence for both source-point assessment and post chargeback dispute activity. A pioneer in chargeback remediation and loss prevention, Global Risk Technologies'' proprietary technology is now coupled with RiskShield to offer the benefits of Intelligent Source Detection™ and loss prevention technology.This innovative part ...


22.09.2015

ThreatSTOP Closes $4.75M in Series B Funding

CARLSBAD, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/10/15 -- , the company that makes threat intelligence actionable in near real time, today announced the completion of $4.75M in Series B funding. The round was led by new investors , PhD, computer science professor at Stanford, and Susumu Watanabe, founder, chairman and president of Network Value Components. They join investors from a previous round including , inventor of the Internet Domain Name Service (DNS), , former vice president for national security p ...


10.09.2015

Blue Coat Reveals the Web''s Shadiest Neighborhoods

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/01/15 -- ., a market leader in enterprise security, today revealed new research for consumers and businesses that shows the Top-Level Domains (TLDs), or "neighborhoods," most associated with suspicious websites. Among the key findings in the report are that more than 95 percent of websites in 10 different TLDs are rated as suspicious, with that percentage increasing to 100 percent for the top two highest ranking TLDs, .zip and .review.Blue Coat ana ...


01.09.2015

CYREN to Contribute Cyberthreat Data Into IID''s ActiveTrust Platform

TACOMA, WA and MCLEAN, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/26/15 -- , the source for clear cyberthreat intelligence, today announced (NASDAQ: CYRN) has made its Phishing Intelligence Feed and Malicious IP Intelligence Feed available in IID''s big data solution for Internet security -- . By accessing CYREN data in ActiveTrust, IID clients get insight into the latest phishing threats as well as IP addresses being used for botnets -- computers that, although their owners are unaware of it, have b ...


26.08.2015

Kaspersky Lab and iovation Partner to Offer Multilayered Security, Bundling Mobile and Online Fraud Protection, and Malware Prevention

PORTLAND, OR and WOBURN, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/24/15 -- , the digital reputation authority, and Kaspersky Lab, the world''s largest privately held vendor of cybersecurity solutions, today announced a partnership to provide both businesses and consumers with a comprehensive solution to help combat fraud."Both consumers and the banking industry are combating an increase in attacks focused on committing fraud," said Ross Hogan, Global Head of the Fraud Prevention Division a ...


24.08.2015

ZapFraud Supports APWG Accredited Reporter Program by Identifying Scams and Scammers

PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/28/15 -- The APWG announced today that counter-cybercrime start-up ZapFraud has joined the APWG Accredited Reporter Data Submission Program, leveraging its fraud detection technology to identify scam and phishing e-mails and route them systematically into APWG''s global cybercrime machine-event clearinghouse. As more databases are breached, there are more attacks on people and companies because scammers have more personal consumer data to launch hi ...


28.07.2015

Cybersecurity Takes Center Stage Yet Progress Is Interrupted, Finds 2015 U.S. State of Cybercrime Survey

NEW YORK, NY and FRAMINGHAM, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/16/15 -- and IDG''s release the . The survey reveals that despite a year of highly public and destructive cyberattacks, few organizations'' cybersecurity policies and processes are providing better protection than a year ago. However, this year''s findings show government agencies and corporate board of directors are taking an increased role when it comes to cybersecurity practices. More than 500 executives f ...


16.07.2015

EastNets Showcased New Financial Software Solutions in Its Annual Conference 2015

NEW YORK, NY and DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES -- (Marketwired) -- 04/13/15 -- , a leading global provider of compliance and payments solutions for the financial services industry recently hosted its annual conference under the theme ''Winning together'' at the Marriott Hotel in Amman, Jordan. The event gathered international executives, key customers and also included trainings and presentations by IBM representatives, and a number of prestigious guest speakers. During the ev ...


13.04.2015

Agari Q3 TrustIndex Report: Financial and Health Care Sectors Most at Risk for Email-Based Cyberattacks

SAN MATEO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/13/13 -- , the leading provider of a data-driven security solution that makes email safe again, today released its third quarter edition of the Agari Email -- the industry's first email security "credit score." Leveraging data from the over one trillion email messages Agari has analyzed, the Q3 TrustIndex covering the period from July through September 2013 illustrates which sectors and companies have the highest and lowest risk for dangerous ...


13.11.2013

Agari Selected as SINET 16 Innovator to Present at 2013 SINET Showcase

SAN MATEO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/07/13 -- Agari, the leading provider of a cloud-based email security solution that identifies and prevents phishing attacks and cyber fraud, today announced that it has been selected as a SINET 16 Innovator.Agari will present its email security solution during the SINET Showcase 2013 to be held December 4-5, 2013 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. The Security Innovation Network™ (SINET) is an organization focused on advancing Cybersecurity innov ...


07.11.2013

Solutionary SERT Threat Intelligence Report for Q3 2013 Reveals Phishing Attacks Remain Effective, Cybercriminals Spiking Tor Usage

OMAHA, NB -- (Marketwired) -- 10/30/13 -- , the leading pure-play managed security services provider (MSSP), today announced that it has released its Security Engineering Research Team () Quarterly Threat Intelligence Report for Q3 2013, providing intelligence on key security threats observed and intelligence gathered over the period. The report provides follow-up on OpUSA, OpIsraelReborn and Operation Ababil Phase Four; information about the unanticipated spike in usage of The Onion Router (To ...


30.10.2013

Procera Networks Joins the Anti-Phishing Working Group

FREMONT, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/22/13 -- , Inc. (NASDAQ: PKT), the global Internet Intelligence company, announced today it has joined the (APWG), a worldwide consortium comprised of financial institutions, retailers, internet service providers, telecommunications companies and law enforcement agencies working to unify the global response to internet cybercrime through the development of data resources, data standards, model response systems and protocols for the private and public sectors. ...


22.10.2013

ThreatSim to Offer Free Campaign Subscriptions to New Customers This October in Recognition, Support of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

HERNDON, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/04/13 -- , a leading innovator of simulated phishing defense training and awareness solutions, today announced it will offer new customers an entire month of free training this October in support and recognition of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month.Celebrated every October, was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure every American has the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online. Since its inception a ...


04.09.2013

IID Promoted to Technology Partner in McAfee Security Innovation Alliance

TACOMA, WA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/04/13 -- , making the Internet safe through shared intelligence, today announced that it has been promoted by McAfee® to Technology Partner status in the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance™ (SIA). IID's Signals and Resolver solutions are now integrated and have been successfully tested with McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO), enabling customers using the joint solution to prevent data exfiltration, optimize time and resources, and centralize threat managem ...


04.09.2013

ThreatSim Expands Templates, Training Content Support for Its Leading Simulated Phishing Awareness Software to 11 Languages

HERNDON, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/15/13 -- ThreatSim, a leading innovator of simulated phishing defense training and awareness solutions, today announced general availability and full language support for its phishing templates and training content in 11 languages: English, German, Italian, Arabic, Chinese, French, French Canadian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish and Spanish in Latin America. ThreatSim will continue to add additional languages and country experiences to support customer needs.&q ...


15.08.2013

Versafe Identifies Significant Joomla CMS Vulnerability & Corresponding Spike in Phishing, Malware Attacks

PHILADELPHIA, PA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/12/13 -- Versafe today announced the publication of a Versafe Intelligence Brief entitled ''. The report summarizes the discovery of a vulnerability that had put websites hosted on the Joomla content management system at risk of being hijacked for use in malware payload and phishing attacks. A forensics investigation of the exposed sites by researchers at the Versafe Security Operations Center also discovered a zero-day attack found in the wild, ...


12.08.2013

StrikeForce Signs Agreement With One of Israel's Leading Homeland Security Distributors

EDISON, NJ -- (Marketwired) -- 07/10/13 -- (OTCBB: SFOR) today announced it has signed a distributor agreement with A.R. Challenges, Ltd., one of Israel's leading Cyber Security distributors, specializing in Homeland Security, Critical Israeli Infrastructure and enterprise security."StrikeForce is very excited to work with Rafi Sela, CEO of A.R. Challenges, Ltd.," states Mark L. Kay, CEO of StrikeForce, "his experience and working knowledge of Israeli Homeland Security is u ...


10.07.2013

StrikeForce Signs Agreement With One of Europe's Leading Cyber Security Distributors -- With Access to Over 100,000 Independent Resellers

EDISON, NJ -- (Marketwired) -- 06/20/13 -- (OTCBB: SFOR) today reported it has signed an agreement with Cyber Wealth Alliance, Inc. (CWA), one of Europe's leading Cyber Security Distributors. CWA has plans to launch a major Cyber Security campaign the end of this month, starting in Russia, than across twelve other countries. CFA will ultimately distribute GuardedID's Anti-Keylogging technology through a vast channel of over 100,000 independent resellers."StrikeForce is very exci ...


20.06.2013

Media Alert: New Attacks Detected by Recently Introduced Check Point Threat Emulation Software Blade

SAN CARLOS, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/14/13 -- . (NASDAQ: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, today announced the detection of evolving phishing and bot attacks by Check Point Threat Emulation Software Blade. The attacks used new exploit variants of vulnerability (CVE-2012-0158) to target employees at several large global organizations. And by using Check Point's new threat emulation sandboxing technology, the attacks were discovered before anti-virus signatures were made ...


14.05.2013

NSS Labs Tests Show Enterprise End Point Protection Solutions Improving Ability to Block Exploits, Evasions and Phishing Attacks

AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 02/25/13 -- NSS Labs today released three new 2013 Corporate End Point Protection Comparative Analysis Reports, which evaluated 11 enterprise level end point protection (EPP) products to test their effectiveness in blocking exploits and evasions. While only 3 of the 11 vendors -- McAfee, Kaspersky and Microsoft -- scored 100% across all 6 types of evasion testing, the average score across all vendors increased to an average of 87% in 2013 testing, compared to 27% i ...


25.02.2013

In First Year, DMARC Protects 60 Percent of Global Consumer Mailboxes

SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/06/13 -- DMARC.org, an industry collaborative working to increase email trust, announced today that the DMARC standard now protects almost two-thirds of the world's 3.3 billion consumer mailboxes worldwide. First announced January 2012, DMARC marshals the forces of leading brands and email suppliers to combat rampant email deception and fraud, such as spam and phishing. The mailbox providers who have implemented DMARC represent roughly 80 percent of consu ...


06.02.2013

StopTheHacker Launches Major Release of Its Cloud-Based Malware Detection and Removal Suite While Infected Websites Grow by 50% From Last Year

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/04/13 -- Today, website security company launched an extensive upgraded version of its award-winning suite of website protection services, forming its platform into a holistic one-stop-shop for website security. StopTheHacker's new release of the server side scanning capabilities include possibilities to detect website defacement, detection of hidden spam and php shells, only to name a few."We designed this new release of our software based on ...


04.02.2013

NSS Labs Tests Reveal That Nearly 90% of Consumers Are Inadequately Protected Against Phishing Attacks by End Point Protection Solutions

AUSTIN, TEXAS -- (Marketwire) -- 01/30/13 -- NSS Labs today released the latest Comparative Analysis Report™ from its 2013 Group Test for Consumer End Point Protection (EPP), which evaluated 13 leading EPP solutions and their ability to block threats such as exploits, malware and phishing. Phishing attacks represent some of the most common and impactful security dangers consumers face today and NSS' tests suggest many users' EPP products may be providing a false sense of security agai ...


30.01.2013

NSS Labs Testing Reveals Leading Web Browsers Offer Improved Blocking of Phishing URLs

AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 11/28/12 -- NSS Labs today released the latest results and analysis from its web browser security comparative series which evaluated the phishing protection offered by the four leading browsers -- Apple Safari, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, and Mozilla Firefox. During the 10-day test period, the average phishing URL catch rate ranged from 90% for Firefox 15 to 94% for Chrome 21 -- a significant improvement from 2009 testing where the average block rat ...


28.11.2012

IID Expands Executive Team; Appoints Security Luminary Paul Ferguson Vice President of Threat Intelligence

TACOMA, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/07/12 -- , a provider of technology and services that help organizations secure their Internet presence, today announced the expansion of its executive team with the appointment of as its first ever Vice President of Threat Intelligence. Ferguson has been widely recognized for decades as a security industry luminary and has been fighting malware since the days of the earliest attacks in 1987."IID's pioneering approach to securing the Internet through ...


07.11.2012

Cybercriminals Use Social Engineering Emails to Successfully Penetrate Corporate Networks

MILPITAS, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/25/12 -- FireEye®, Inc., the leader in stopping advanced cyber attacks, today announced the release of "Top Words Used in Spear Phishing Attacks to Successfully Compromise Enterprise Networks and Steal Data," a report that identifies the social engineering techniques cybercriminals use in email-based advanced cyber attacks. According to the report, the top words cybercriminals use create a sense of urgency to trick unsuspecting recipients into downlo ...


25.09.2012

F-Secure Internet Security 2013 Provides Complete Computer and Online Identity Protection

SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/13/12 -- has launched the newest version of its flagship PC solution , which gives consumers the best protection* for their computers and online identity when browsing the web. F-Secure's previous Internet Security versions have been awarded* by highly recognized industry leading analysts such as AV-TEST and AV-Comparatives and with this release, F-Secure is continuing on that path of providing the very best Internet protection to customers worldwide for ...


13.09.2012

Symantec Report Finds That More Than a Third of Global Targeted Attacks Are Aimed Against Small Businesses

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/10/12 -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the findings of its June 2012 Symantec Intelligence Report, which shows 36 percent of all targeted attacks (58 per day) during the last six months were directed at businesses with 250 or fewer employees. As reported in the recent , this figure was 18 percent at the end of December 2011.During the first half of the year, the total number of daily targeted attacks continued to increase at a minimum ra ...


10.07.2012

Presidio Bank Offers Clients Online Banking Fraud Protection

SAN FRANCISCO, CA and SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/26/12 -- Presidio Bank, an innovative San Francisco business bank, is increasing protection for its clients against threats from cyber thieves targeting ACH, wire transfers and online banking. Industry analyst firm Gartner, Inc. estimates that cyber criminals have stolen more than $3 billion from banks, business and municipalities in the U.S. using financial malware. The bank will offer its clients , the award-winning solution that helps ...


26.06.2012

Agari Named to Online Trust Honor Roll for Commitment to Online Trust With Best Practices in Brand Protection and Privacy

PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/06/12 -- -- Agari, revolutionizing email security through its innovative cloud based services, today announced the company has been named to the Online Trust Alliance (OTA) 2012 Online Trust Honor Roll, based on a composite trust score of security and privacy measures at hundreds of online sites. Designed to recognize leadership, the Honor Roll distinguishes Agari as a to inspire others. As part of , released June 6, 2012, OTA analyzed the adoption of key ...


06.06.2012

Agari Protects Millions of e-Card Users From Phishing and Other Email Cyber Attacks

PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/30/12 -- Agari, revolutionizing email security through its innovative cloud based services, was chosen by American Greetings Corp (NYSE: AM) as the latest step in its continued efforts to maintain the safety of its millions of Agari has implemented and is managing the Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance specification (DMARC) for the Interactive division of the American Greetings Corporation. Affecting new protections for American ...


30.05.2012

IID Adds to Executive Ranks; Two Hired Formerly in Management at AT&T Wireless, Microsoft and Motricity

TACOMA, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/23/12 -- , a provider of technology and services that helps organizations secure their Internet presence, today announced that it is expanding its executive staff with the addition of two new executives. DS Benbow will serve as IID's Vice President of Marketing and Jason Atlas as its Vice President of Engineering and Technology. The hiring of Benbow and Atlas into newly created positions enables IID to strategically support its growing marketing teams and ...


23.05.2012

Agari Email TrustIndex Applies Big Data Insight to Reveal Online Travel & Internet Retail Verticals Most Vulnerable to Email Attack; Social Media and Finance Advance, Embracing Trust

PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/15/12 -- Agari, revolutionizing email security, today released its first , a quarterly measurement that applies Agari's big data insights to score email attack vulnerability and email trust by industry. Similar to a credit score, the Agari Email TrustIndex is a composite score on a scale of 1, lowest level of security, to 1000, the highest level of security. Criteria include consistency of brand authenticity and adoption of DMARC, an industry standard t ...


15.05.2012

IID Reports 333 Percent Increase in Phishing Attacks Impersonating Email Service Providers

TACOMA, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/08/12 -- , a provider of technology and services that helps organizations secure their Internet presence, today released its that revealed phishing attacks impersonating email service providers increased 333 percent from Q4 2011 to Q1 2012. IID attributes this spike to spammers needing unsullied email addresses since many major spamming botnets have been shut down, and Internet service providers have become more successful at identifying and blocking email fro ...


08.05.2012

Northeastern Illinois University Leverages Symantec Solutions to Boost Efficiency, Improve Backup and Tighten Security in Virtual and Physical IT Environments

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 04/02/12 -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that Northeastern Illinois University is using a combination of Symantec's backup and security software solutions to implement an IT consolidation program across virtual and physical environments to simultaneously break down organizational silos, reduce costs, improve backup and tighten messaging security. Since the consolidation program has been deployed, Northeastern Illinois University has imp ...


02.04.2012

BNC National Bank Protects Customers With IronKey Online Banking Security

BISMARCK, ND and SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/27/12 -- BNC National Bank, an innovative national bank serving customers in North Dakota, Arizona, and Minnesota, is improving online security to help protect customers from cyber thieves targeting online banking users of ACH and wire transfer services. Industry analyst firm Gartner estimates that cyber criminals have stolen more than $3 billion from banks, business and municipalities in the United States using financial malware. The bank w ...


27.03.2012

Guaranty Bank Protects Customers With IronKey Online Banking Security

SPRINGFIELD, MO and SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/14/12 -- Guaranty Bank is enhancing online security to protect customers from cyber thieves targeting online banking users of ACH and wire transfer services. The innovative community bank in Springfield, Missouri, which reaches its 100-year milestone in 2013, is offering commercial customers IronKey's to give them secure access to the bank's site at the point most vulnerable to malware attacks -- the customer's PC. The ind ...


14.03.2012

ICANN Appoints IID's Rod Rasmussen to Its Security and Stability Advisory Committee

TACOMA, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/13/12 -- , a provider of technology and services that help organizations secure their Internet presence, today announced that (The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) has IID President and CTO Rod Rasmussen to its Security and Stability Advisory Committee (SSAC). ICANN is an internationally organized, non-profit corporation that has responsibility for Internet Protocol (IP) address space allocation, protocol identifier assignment, generic (gTL ...


13.03.2012

Agari Announces Annual Sumo Awards to "Dishonor" Phishing's Biggest Contributors; Nearly 100% of Successful Banking Phish Used Compromised, Legitimate Servers From Unsuspecting Companies

PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/06/12 -- Agari announces the first Annual Sumo Awards to dishonor phishing's biggest contributors and enablers. The Sumo Awards categories identify why phish emails succeed, highlight unknowing contributors who aid criminal phishing, and suggest how businesses can take collective action and responsibility to prevent malicious attacks through email. This year's Sumo Awards focus on the successful characteristics of phishing attacks against the bankin ...


06.03.2012

McAfee and Invincea to Collaborate in Bringing Invincea Malware Detection, Prevention and Forensic Analysis Technology to Commercial and DoD Clients

FAIRFAX, VA and SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/29/12 -- , Inc., an innovator in advanced malware threat detection, end-user threat protection, and pre-breach forensic analysis, announced today at the RSA 2012 Security Conference that it has completed the integration of and with McAfee® ePolicy Orchestrator® (McAfee ePO™) software. Invincea's security platform employs virtualization to prevent the theft of intellectual property, government and trade secrets, and financial fraud ...


29.02.2012

Symantec Report Finds New Wave of Cyber-Attacks Impersonating Business Mediation and Arbitration Service and Volume of Spam Increases Around Valentine's Day

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/29/12 -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the findings of its February Symantec Intelligence Report, which shows a new wave of cyber-attacks designed to impersonate a well-known business mediation and arbitration service in North America.Businesses are being targeted with emails purporting to originate from the US Better Business Bureau, socially engineered to suggest that a complaint had been filed against the organization and the details o ...


29.02.2012

Invincea Addresses Evolving Spear Phishing Threat for Cyber Attacks With Expansion to Protect Against Weaponized Email Attachments

FAIRFAX, VA and SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/28/12 -- , Inc., an innovator in advanced malware threat detection, end-user threat protection, and pre-breach forensic analysis, announced today at the RSA 2012 Security Conference the availability of a greatly expanded product suite to address emerging vectors of attacks against users. Building off of its innovative and award-winning approach to breach prevention, which focuses on seamless delivery of untrusted content in secure virtual ...


28.02.2012

AGARI Propels All Mailbox Providers to Secure Their Customers With DMARC Receiver Program; Opens World's Largest Email Trust Platform to Scale Global Inbox Protection

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/22/12 -- - Agari announces the DMARC Receiver Program and opens its to the world's Mailbox Providers. Leveraging , announced recently by DMARC.org, AGARI's simple, free program enables Mailbox Providers to adopt DMARC and improve their customers' email security. For more information on the free program, visit .DMARC provides a blueprint for using existing authentication technologies to combat email phishing, a growing threat estimated to c ...


22.02.2012

nProtect Expands to the North and Latin America With Online Financial Security Solution That Complies With FFIEC Security Guidance

SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/15/12 -- nProtect Inc., a subsidiary of INCA Internet Co., Ltd, the leading online security solution vendor in South Korea, today announced its expansion to the global market through its newly established office located in Silicon Valley, California. The Silicon Valley office will serve the U.S., Canada, and Latin America markets to meet the sales and support demands for safe and trustworthy online banking transactions.The 'nProtect OnlineSecurity' ( ...


15.02.2012

Old Second Bank Offers Customers Online Banking Fraud Protection From IronKey

CHICAGO, IL and SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/15/12 -- Old Second Bank, with a 140-year history as one of the Chicago region's largest and strongest community banks, is stepping up its protection for customers against escalating threats from cyber thieves targeting ACH, wire transfers and online banking. The wholly-owned subsidiary of Old Second Bancorp (NASDAQ: OSBC) will offer its commercial customers award-winning that helps prevent online account takeover, identity theft and pa ...


15.02.2012

Tips for a Phishing-Free New Year When Booking and Managing Vacation Rentals

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/09/12 -- Last year the travel industry experienced an increase in "cybercrime" threats against travel professionals and their customers. To help mark 2012 as the year when the number of victims decreases, (CSA), a company dedicated for the past 20 years to providing affordable travel insurance and emergency assistance services, offers tips to help protect from phishing scammers.Phishing attacks, or fake email and other lures that persuade consume ...


09.02.2012

Norton Identity Safe Beta Now Available for Free Download

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/31/12 -- Today, Norton by Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) released the public beta of Norton™ Identity Safe, a free, cloud-enabled service that allows consumers to easily and securely store and synchronize logins, passwords, credit cards, and other Web form information across browsers and devices. Available for free download from , Norton Identity Safe beta is designed to help consumers address the complex challenge of keeping their identities secure and protecti ...


31.01.2012

AGARI Advances 'Fixing Email' With New DMARC Programs: "DMARC for Hackers" and "DMARC Fast Track"

PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/30/12 -- Transforming email security and eliminating domain phishing, AGARI accelerates fixing email with new programs -- "DMARC for Hackers" and "DMARC Fast Track." AGARI's "DMARC for Hackers" provides all the resources needed for email enthusiasts to experiment and creatively implement the DMARC specification. The "DMARC Fast Track" program is a rapid-fire way for organizations to use the AGARI "big data&q ...


30.01.2012

Symantec Report Finds Spammers Are Taking Advantage of New Year Holidays and Major Events

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/26/12 -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the findings of its January Symantec Intelligence Report, which shows that spammers are using holidays and major events to make their mail more appealing.Symantec Intelligence has seen more than 10,000 unique domain names compromised with a redirect script written in that contains a reference to the New Year in the file name. These redirect scripts were hosted on compromised Web sites and links to t ...


26.01.2012

Financial Industry Consortiums Select AGARI to Protect Financial Services Industry From Phishing, Spam and Malware Attacks

PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/18/12 -- AGARI, selected by BITS, the technology policy division of The Financial Services Roundtable, and the Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC), will support the , a new service that equips a financial institution to counter-attack email fraud and phishing with enhanced threat intelligence and proactive controls.With AGARI, the Registry enables BITS and FS-ISAC members to enlarge their vision and understanding of how their ...


18.01.2012

IID Publishes List of 2011 Top Internet Security Trends

TACOMA, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/13/11 -- , a provider of technology and services that help organizations secure their Internet presence, today released its list of the top security trends from 2011. Some specific trends that IID saw emerge over the past year include the extended enterprise coming under assault, the emergence of dangerous mobile applications, and cybercriminals increasingly harnessing the power of social media. Below is the IID list of the top Internet security incidents and tr ...


13.12.2011

Symantec Announces November 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/06/11 -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the results of the November 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report. This month's analysis reveals that the number of daily targeted attacks has increased four-fold compared to January this year. On average 94 targeted attacks were blocked each day during the month of November.Further analysis reveals that in the U.S. at least one attack is being blocked each day, and that one in 389 users may be the ...


06.12.2011

AGARI Unites World's Largest Mail Carriers -- AOL, Google, Microsoft, and Yahoo! -- to Help Protect Brands, Help Put an End to Phishing and Better Secure Email for 1 Billion Mailboxes

PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/30/11 -- , formerly Authentication Metrics, announced today that the largest mail carriers in the world have joined the AGARI Email Trust Fabric to help protect brand identity and shut down phishing and fraud. With AOL, Google, Microsoft and Yahoo! participating, AGARI immediately impacts more than a billion mailboxes, helping to protect them from email phishing and fraud with real-time data insights to brand authenticity captured across the cloud.The , compr ...


30.11.2011

IronKey Trusted Access Named SC Magazine 2012 Reader's Trust Award Finalist

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/10/11 -- SC Magazine has named IronKey as a Finalist in two categories for the security industry's most prestigious awards -- the 2012 Reader's Trust Awards. is a Finalist in the Best Fraud Prevention category, and IronKey's cloud-based management service, IronKey Enterprise Management Service, is a Finalist in the Best Mobile/Portable Device Security category. IronKey has twice won first place awards, and this marks the fifth consecutive year ...


10.11.2011

AGARI Announces $2.5M Funding From Alloy Ventures, Battery Ventures, First Round Capital, & Greylock Partners

PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/02/11 -- AGARI, formerly Authentication Metrics, Incorporated (AMI), today announced $2.5 million in Series A funding and the rebranding of the company as AGARI. The investment was led by Alloy Ventures with participation from Battery Ventures, First Round Capital and Greylock Partners. The company will use the funds to scale its cloud-based Email Trust Fabric to protect brand reputation, eliminate email threats, and prevent the loss of sensitive data. AGARI ...


02.11.2011

East Carolina Bank Introduces New Secure Browsing Service From IronKey

ENGELHARD, NC and SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/02/11 -- East Carolina Bank, a community banking innovator in North Carolina, is stepping up its protection for customers against escalating threats from cyber thieves targeting ACH, wire transfers and online banking. East Carolina Bank will offer its customers that prevents identity theft, payments fraud and online banking account takeover.Available initially to business customers in a Trusted Access portable USB form factor, the bank pl ...


02.11.2011

IronKey Chairman Dave Jevans to Report on Greatest Security Risks to Banks at Payments Strategy Forum

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/02/11 -- Banks and their commercial clients face the persistent threat of online channel attacks from undetected crimeware on customers' desktops. According to Gartner, crimeware designed to takeover online banking accounts and steal money is now the most significant threat concerning U.S. banks.(1)Financial services executives will be presented with "Strategies to Fight Online Account Takeover and Payments Fraud" when Chairman Dave Jevans an ...


02.11.2011

IID Uncovers Significant Web Malware Increase as Cybercriminals Shift Attack Strategies, Avalanche Reemerges

TACOMA, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/01/11 -- , a provider of technology and services that help organizations secure their Internet presence, today released its that revealed websites loaded with malware (malicious software) increased a massive 89 percent in the third quarter compared to Q2 2011. According to the IID report, the most impersonated organizations include the FDIC, U.S. Federal Reserve, IRS and NACHA (National Automated Clearing House Association). IID attributed the large increase i ...


01.11.2011

IID Receives Online Trust Award

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwire) -- 10/20/11 -- , a provider of technology and services that help organizations secure their Internet presence, today announced that it received the Online Trust Alliance's (OTA) online trust leadership award at OTA's 6th annual Online Trust Forum in Washington, D.C. IID was recognized in the "excellence in business solutions" category for its product. OTA received more than 200 nominations for the online trust leadership awards this year. Pas ...


20.10.2011

With Crimeware on 45 Percent of U.S. PCs, IronKey Chairman Dave Jevans Discusses Evolving Cybercrime, Next Gen Fraud Prevention at Online Trust Alliance Forum

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/18/11 -- With 45 percent of U.S. PCs infected by crimeware, according to the latest , the risk of online banking crime, in which one wrong click can lead to financial disaster, has never been greater.Dave Jevans, chairman of , the leader in securing data and online access, and the Anti-Phishing Working Group will expose these facts to the cold hard light of day -- and talk about the solutions -- when he takes part in a panel discussion at the in Washington, ...


18.10.2011

Invincea Selected as a SINET 16 Innovator and to Present at 2011 SINET Showcase

FAIRFAX, VA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/17/11 -- , Inc., the innovator in malware threat protection via virtualization, today announced that it has been selected as a . Invincea will discuss how it uses virtualization to create a protective "bubble" around browsers and pdf documents -- two of the largest attack vectors -- to protect users against spearphishing threats and other online threats during the on October 26th at the National Press Club in Washington D.C. Supported by the , The Se ...


17.10.2011

Email Authentication Rates Rise in 2011 -- Surpassing the Tipping Point

SEATTLE, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/04/11 -- (OTA) today announced that use of email authentication has increased in nearly every segment over the past six months, surpassing the tipping point. Email authentication is a widely recognized best practice to help protect users from malicious email which attempts to compromise their personal data, identity and gain access to classified information. This report and the usage by leading government, Internet retail, social media and banking sites will b ...


04.10.2011

IronKey Announces Partnership With Imation to Focus on Securing Access to Cloud Services

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/20/11 -- IronKey, a leading company securing data and online access, announced today a partnership with Imation Corp. (NYSE: IMN), a leading global technology company dedicated to helping people and organizations store, protect and connect their digital world, allowing IronKey to focus its efforts on helping enterprises secure access to cloud-based Internet services. Imation will acquire the security hardware component of IronKey's business, and the two ...


20.09.2011

IronKey Amps up Growth in Q2 2011

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/30/11 -- IronKey, the leader in securing data and online access, continued to accelerate growth in Q2 with a 70 percent increase in bookings quarter-over-quarter. IronKey's growth is driven by the high demand for its Trusted Access secure browsing products to counter the threat of crimeware on bank customers' computers, identified as the most alarming threat to online banking executives in the U.S. by research firm Gartner, Inc.(1)Market developmen ...


30.08.2011

IronKey Deepens Experience in Security and Cloud Services With New Executive Appointments

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/29/11 -- Two Silicon Valley executives will help IronKey continue its exponential growth by deepening its experience in cloud-based security services, the company announced today. IronKey named Mark Schulte as CFO and ex-Symantec marketing exec Ajay Nigam as senior vice president of product management. Schulte will be responsible for financial management and corporate accounting. Nigam will lead IronKey's product management and strategy team.Schulte bri ...


29.08.2011

IronKey Chairman Dave Jevans Presents to Financial and Operations Executives on Crimeware, Today's Most Serious Threat to Online Banking

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/03/11 -- Online banking is facing an unprecedented crime wave and the battle is being lost not inside the banks' own systems but at the industry's most vulnerable point -- the banking customer's PC. To explain why and what needs to be done, Dave Jevans, chairman of IronKey and the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG), is addressing financial and operations executives from leading banks at two events. Today, Jevans will present to a Texas-based u ...


03.08.2011

First Data Selects IronKey to Help Clients Prevent Online Banking Fraud

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/01/11 -- , a global leader in electronic commerce and payment processing, will refer clients of the First Data Internet Banking solution to IronKey's Trusted Access as an option to help them protect their customers from potential attacks by criminals on an online banking user's PC.IronKey Trusted Access is a secure browsing solution that financial institutions provide to their Internet banking customers. Trusted Access helps to avert criminal attack ...


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