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Content posted in April 2007
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E-Gold's Chairman Spoke Out Against Cybercrime, Until He Got Caught
Commentary  |  4/30/2007  | 
I read with great interest about a Washington, D.C., federal grand jury's decision late last week to indict E Gold Ltd, Gold & Silver Reserve Inc., and the owners of these digital currency businesses on charges of money laundering, conspiracy, and operating an unlicensed money transmitting business. I recently served on a grand jury in Brooklyn, so I know the joke about being able to indict a ham sandwich to
Marshal Offers SP Edition
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
Integrated email and Internet content security provider is launching a Service Provider Edition of its MailMarshal software
Comodo Automates SSL Deployment
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
Launches EV AUTO-Enhancer for automating the deployment and expanding the usability of EV SSL Certificates for Windows XP users
DNS Center Resource Launches
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
DNSstuff.com unveils DNS resource center; announces content partnership with Infoblox
E-Gold Indicted for Money-Laundering
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
Allegations of allowing child pornography distributors, identity thieves, online scammers, to launder money
DOS Gets Political in Estonia
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
Online attacks disable government sites as riots and arrests roil former Soviet republic
VeriSign Inks Deal
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
VeriSign inks partnership to provide passwords on credit cards
School District Adds Biometrics
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
Realtime North America has announced that its bioLock software has been installed by the Polk County School District in Florida
Firm Taps GuardianEdge
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
Professional services firm implements GuardianEdge hard disk encryption solution to protect data on all notebook PCs
VoiceVault Launches Voice Pay
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
Voice Pay is set to change the way that mobile and Internet payments are conducted
MarkMonitor Releases Index
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
MarkMonitor released the company's first Brandjacking Index, a quarterly report that measures the effect of online threats to brands
RSA Expands Support
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
RSA announced that its RSA SecurID two-factor authentication technology now supports the Java Platform, Micro Edition
Juniper Adds to Security Portfolio
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
Juniper Networks announced the immediate availability of the Juniper Networks ScreenOS version 6.0 operating system
Marshal Announces Appliance
News  |  4/30/2007  | 
Marshal announces 'new generation' email security appliance
Websense to Buy SurfControl
News  |  4/27/2007  | 
$400 million deal will merge two top end-user monitoring tools
Disk-o Inferno
News  |  4/27/2007  | 
As portable devices multiply, maybe it's time to secure the data instead of the device
Google AdWords Attack Video
News  |  4/27/2007  | 
Exploit Prevention Labs released a video documenting how cyber criminals are using Google's AdWords to infect unsuspecting users with malware
Telcos at Risk of Web Bugs
News  |  4/27/2007  | 
Service providers face security learning curve as they roll out next-generation Web services
What Imus Can Teach IT
News  |  4/27/2007  | 
Shock jock's implosion illustrates several lessons about the prevention and containment of data breaches
You Aren't Safe. Get Over It
Commentary  |  4/26/2007  | 
The latest news to add to the list of online perils to be paranoid about comes courtesy of the Washington Post. Virus writers apparently have a new scheme for distributing malicious code: purchasing popular Google keywords and publishing ads that purport to lead users to legitimate Websites. Some of the keywords the tricksters bought include "BBB" (for Better Business Bureau) and "Cars.com."
Experts: US Not Prepared for Cyber Attack
News  |  4/26/2007  | 
Multi-billion-dollar investment recommended to mitigate threats
Emergency Alert Portal Launched
News  |  4/26/2007  | 
Viyya Technologies announced the introduction of its Emergency Alert Information Portal
Rutkowska Launches Own Startup
News  |  4/26/2007  | 
Famed hacker's company to demo new Vista hacks, other stealth malware attacks at Black Hat USA
LR to Name Best in Ethernet
News  |  4/26/2007  | 
Heavy Reading is proud to announce finalists for its 2007 Ethernet Service Provider of the Year Awards for Europe
Vasco Reports Earnings Increase
News  |  4/26/2007  | 
Vasco Data Security International reported its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2007
GFI Launches Storage Device Scanner
News  |  4/26/2007  | 
GFI launches free, online portable storage device scanner
Microsoft's Happy Bugfinder
News  |  4/25/2007  | 
Michael Howard chats up Vista security, rugby, and working with Bill Gates
Yoggie Picks eXpansys
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
eXpansys has been appointed by Yoggie Security Systems to resell its Yoggie Gatekeeper Pro security through its online presence
Dial '72-Duh'
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
Stupid phishing tricks 101: This new scam is a little too forward
Vendors Crank Up Email Security
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
Security specialists take aim at the chink in users' mail security armor
NET Gets Security Boost
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
Nalpeiron selects V.i. Labs's CodeArmor to protect its license activation software
Hospitals Pick Vernier
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
More than 25 healthcare organizations have recently picked Vernier's NAC appliances to bolster security and HIPAA compliance
Startup on Search and Destroy Mission
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
Robot Genius to team with ISPs, search-engine, and firewall vendors to find Web-borne malware in real-time
Exploit Prevention Labs Reports Results
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
Exploit Prevention Labs: Chinese hackers take over the number one slot, ANI exploit hits hard in final days of March
Huawei-Symantec JV Rumored
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
China's Huawei may want back into the US storage market
AirMagnet Names VP of Marketing
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
AirMagnet announced the appointment of Chris Roeckl as vice president of marketing
Crossbeam Unveils Enhanced OS
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
Crossbeam Systems announced a significant operating system upgrade to their C-Series suite of UTM platforms
DisUK Launches iSecure
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
DisUK launches iSecure smart card management for its Paranoia2 and SafeTape in-line encryption devices
Cybertrust Completes Testing
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
Cybertrust is certified as PCI Security Standards Council Approved Scanning Vendor
Webroot Announces Most Common Threats
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
Webroot Software announces the most common forms of malicious security threats in the UK, at InfoSecurity Europe 2007
Sophos Reveals Rise of Malware
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
Sophos announced the results of its research into worldwide cybercrime activity during the first three months of 2007
Courion, RSA Team Up
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
Courion partners with RSA, the security division of EMC, to provide provisioning capabilities for RSA SecurID technology
CryptoCard, AEP Team on Authentication
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
CryptoCard teams with AEP Networks to set new standard in simple and secure remote SSL VPN access
DATEV Selects WinMagic Encryption
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
DATEV selects WinMagic's SecureDoc full-disk encryption to protect data on laptops
fingerPIN Intros New Biometric Authentication
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
fingerPIN presents fingerPIN, MatchLogon with fingerPIN and announces new distributor
Re-Thinking PCI
News  |  4/24/2007  | 
The Payment Card Industry standard wasn't just designed for banks - it's also intended to protect consumers
Mu Security Discovers Vulnerability
News  |  4/23/2007  | 
Mu Security has discovered and provided details to remediate a pre-authentication vulnerability in the Mac OS X RPC runtime library
nCircle, RSA in Alliance
News  |  4/23/2007  | 
nCircle announced a strategic alliance with RSA based on the nCircle Certified PCI Scan Service
Sweetening the Honeypot
News  |  4/23/2007  | 
Experts disagree whether free tools will make honeynets more practical for enterprise IT deployment
Barclays Bank Selects Shavlik
News  |  4/23/2007  | 
Shavlik, Satisnet team to fill need for fast and accurate patch status and configuration policy enforcement for global banking leader
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