Over 70% of Web-based hostnames appear for just 24 hours, according to Blue Coat Systems Inc, which specialises in what it calls ‘business assurance’ technology.
Security software spending in Malaysia reached US$83.7 million in 2013, an increase of 12.9% over 2012, according to Gartner Inc. Meanwhile, worldwide security software revenue totalled US$19.9 billion in 2013, a 4.9% increase from the 2012 revenue of US$19 billion.
The dynamic nature of security threats and network traffic has challenged the efficacy of legacy firewall systems, paving the way for next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) and unified threat management (UTM) solutions, said Frost & Sullivan.
Sophos has announced an update to its Unified Threat Management (UTM), with more than 100 new features that bring Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) to the small and mid-sized market, capabilities that were previously only available to large enterprises.
CyberArk has unveiled the latest version of its Discovery & Audit (DNA) tool, which it said identifies and maps exposed privileged password hashes and all related vulnerable machines on a network.
McAfee has announced, McAfee Threat Intelligence Exchange, which combines local and global threat intelligence information and enterprise-wide security products into one cohesive integrated security system.