Singtel creates Global Cyber Security portfolio, appoints Arthur Wong as CEO
Communications technology company has identified cyber-security as a key emerging growth driver.
CopyCat malware infects Android devices around the world
Malicious CopyCat malware breaches devices owned by individual users and enterprises
New malware targets Facebook, LinkedIn users
Locky, a fast-spreading malware is now targeting Facebook and LinkedIn users, according to security researchers.
Vulnerability allows hackers to take control of home Internet routers
Check Point has issued an alert on ‘Misfortune Cookie,’ a critical vulnerability that allows an intruder to remotely take over a residential gateway device and use it to attack the devices connected to it.
Careless employees the greatest mobile security threat: Check Point report
The greatest threat to mobile security resides within the organisation, with 87% of professionals in a survey calling out careless employees. Nearly two-thirds of the respondents believed that recent high-profile breaches of customer data were likely due to employee carelessness, according to Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
Massive increase in enterprise malware incidents: Check Point
There was a dramatic increase in overall malware activity year-over-year in 2013, according to Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
How to secure your WiFi network
If you have your own WiFi network, it's important you secure it from unauthorised users and devices by configuring the wireless router appropriately, writes Steve McWhirter of Check Point.
HTTPS: The ‘S’ is more than just a letter
The ‘S’ in HTTPS is more than just a letter: It’s a thin line separating privacy and exposure on the Internet, writes Steve McWhirter of Check Point Software Technologies.
Check Point appoints new VP of sales for APAC, Middle East and Africa
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd has announced the appointment of Steve McWhirter (pic) as vice president of Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa sales, where he will be responsible for the company’s market and business growth in the regions.
New gateway security product for data centres, telcos and cloud providers
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd has announced the launch of its new Security Gateway Module (SGM) 260 for its 61000 Security System.