Security Software News

Security software has to develop and improve quickly in order to stay ahead of those who want to break the law. Our security software news email will keep you informed of all of the latest developments. Security has always been an issue that has been on the agenda of IT managers, programmers and individual computer users. Breaches of security range from the benign through to the sinister and malicious events that result in theft, fraud and destruction of data. Some of the most common types of security software used to protect against these threats include antivirus software, firewall software, and software used to remove spyware and other types of malicious code. Makers of security software are also dealing with new technologies. This means working out ways to protect things like mobile devices, the Internet of Things, and products and services in the virtual reality and augmented reality fields. Whatever your interest is in security software news, our tailored email will deliver the information that you need. You get it once a day; delivered straight to your inbox, as a simple and easy to use digest.

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Your Weekly Recommendations Monday, July 24, 2017
 
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China may face a brain drain as VPN crackdown creates 'unthinkable' trial by firewall
CNBC • Sarah Zheng
How This Security Startup Is Plugging A Critical Gap In Enterprise IoT Platforms
Forbes • Contributor, Janakiram Msv
Cyber threats may wreak havoc by 2020
The Economic Times of India
Data Sheet—Saturday, July 22, 2017
Fortune Magazine • Robert Hackett
Antivirus for Android Has Terrible Track Record
Wired • Lily Hay Newman
Letting Cyberattack Victims Hack Back Is a Very Unwise Idea
Wired • Greg Nojeim
Riding technology: The role of IoT in healthcare surveillance
The Economic Times of India • Ravi Ramaswamy
What Steps Should Covered Entities, Business Associates Take to Combat Cyberthreats?
Inside Counsel • Cinthia Granados Motley
One cybercrime in India every 10 minutes
The Economic Times of India
Cyber War Is Hell: Cisco Posts Grim Email Crime Forecast
MediaPost • Ray Schultz
 
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Freedom of Speech, Freedom of the Press
China may face a brain drain as VPN crackdown creates 'unthinkable' trial by firewall
CNBCSarah Zheng
Like most academics, biology researcher Dr Jose Pastor-Pareja relies heavily on Google's search engine, using it "every 10 minutes", he says. But access to this resource is not guaranteed as he works at Tsinghua University in China – where the government has...
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Oracle Corp, Security Software & Services
How This Security Startup Is Plugging A Critical Gap In Enterprise IoT Platforms
ForbesContributor, Janakiram Msv
Over the last two decades enterprise IT has matured to handle identity, authentication and authorization of endpoints and users. Today it is common to find technologies such as SAML and OAuth that provide single sign on (SSO) capabilities to both internal and...
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Cybercrime, Politics & Policy
Cyber threats may wreak havoc by 2020
The Economic Times of India
NEW DELHI: In the next few years, India will face increasingly sophisticated “destructive“ cyber threats as compared to the “disruptive“ attacks in the Indian cyberspace that are currently adding up to 200 million malware-related and 1,90,000 “unique“ intrusions in any given week....
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Security Software & Services
Data Sheet—Saturday, July 22, 2017
Fortune MagazineRobert Hackett
General Keith Alexander, the former NSA director, shared some smart thoughts this week about the line between espionage and cyber war. But it was the words of another famous military man, retired General Stanley McChrystal—who likewise spoke at Fortune's Brainstorm Tech event—that...
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Antivirus Software, Security Software & Services
Antivirus for Android Has Terrible Track Record
WiredLily Hay Newman
Antivirus programs on PCs have a mixed track record. While generally useful, they still have to play catch-up with evolving threats–and their deep system access has on occasion enabled even worse attacks. Now, as antivirus products gain in popularity for Android devices,...
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Security Software & Services, Technology Industry
Letting Cyberattack Victims Hack Back Is a Very Unwise Idea
WiredGreg Nojeim
As the rate of cybercrime increases, so too does the intensity of those attacks. Now, companies such as the UK's Pervade Software, are exploring new digital weapons with the goal of better protecting themselves and recovering stolen data. These include turnkey denial-of-service...
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Barack Obama, Big Data
Riding technology: The role of IoT in healthcare surveillance
The Economic Times of IndiaRavi Ramaswamy
Healthcare is a term of growing importance across the globe. In India, the term is known only to the urban population while in rural or semi urban communities it is relatively unknown. Rural areas are not easily accessible and the technologies that...
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Barack Obama, Cybercrime
What Steps Should Covered Entities, Business Associates Take to Combat Cyberthreats?
Inside CounselCinthia Granados Motley
Over the last several months there has been an onslaught of news about cyberattacks, most notably ransomware attacks involving many industries, including health care institutions both in the United States and abroad, most notably the "WannaCry" attack. Most recently, a new ransomware...
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Security Software & Services
One cybercrime in India every 10 minutes
The Economic Times of India
According to the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In), 27,482 cases of cybercrime were reported from January to June.
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Security Software & Services
Cyber War Is Hell: Cisco Posts Grim Email Crime Forecast
MediaPostRay Schultz
There are two main takeaways in Cisco’s “2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report:” Criminals are moving toward Destruction of Service attacks. Email has returned as the medium of choice for hackers. Let's look at the worst first. Now we’re not trying to scare you,...
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