Workers continue to visit inappropriate websites while at work despite typically being fully aware of the risks to their companies, according to a Blue Coat Systems Inc global research study of 1,580 respondents across 11 countries.
The growing use of HTTPS encryption to address privacy concerns over the Internet is creating perfect conditions for cybercriminals to hide malware inside encrypted transactions, even reducing the level of sophistication required for malware to avoid detection, according to Blue Coat Systems Inc.
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.
Web ads have outpaced pornography as the No 1 mobile content that leads to malware attacks, according to new research from Blue Coat Systems Inc.
With the time difference between Malaysia and Brazil, it is predicted that local football fans will download the games during office hours. Malaysian businesses should get ready to manage this foreseeable spike in Internet traffic, writes Ivan Wen of Blue Coat Malaysia.
Blue Coat Systems Inc, which specialises in what it terms business assurance technology, announced it has recently IT security veteran Ivan Wen as its country manager in Malaysia, and would be increasing its activity in the local market.
Approximately every five years, attackers launch new types of threats and defenders protect against them. However, a confluence of factors makes today’s threats -- advanced malware, targeted attacks and advanced persistent threats – more damaging than anything we have experienced in the past, writes Sourcefire’s Ivan Wen.
Sourcefire Inc said it has signed a distribution agreement with M-Security Technology Sdn Bhd (M.Tech) to market and distribute Sourcefire’s security solutions throughout Malaysia.
Sourcefire has launched its latest FirePOWER appliance family in Malaysia, saying it can protect networks from sophisticated malware, advanced persistent threats (APTs) and targeted attacks.
Sourcefire Inc has announced its Chalk Talks collection of cyber-security videos, which will provide IT practitioners and the general public with deeper knowledge of essential cyber-security topics, initially focusing on malware and network security.