Have you made your list of New Year’s resolutions yet? It appears that Google has, and helping make the Internet a safer place is one of them. The company has announced that in 2015, they intend to take a more proactive approach to informing Chrome users that websites beginning with ‘HTTP’ do not securely store […]

We often observe applications bundled with ad-displaying programs to generate revenue for those products. These are not necessarily unethical, but some of them try to make easy money by deceiving users. McAfee categorizes such apps as potentially unwanted program (PUPs). Here’s a look at a recently discovered Russian-based campaign that is very well organized. We […]

Throughout the past year, many mobile messaging apps have come under fire for inherent security vulnerabilities. This month, WhatsApp (one of the largest globally used messaging apps) has gone to great lengths to ensure users’ personal data is protected. Their recent deployment of end-to-end encryption, one of the largest to date, poses the question: is […]

Search is big business for digital companies. The better a social network or search engine can narrow down and deliver information to a user, the better that business can monetize that search data for advertisers seeking to market to niche customers. Yes, it’s fun to connect and engage with friends online and share fun photos […]

We have looked at the current capabilities of DXL and some of the initial functionality that our partners are delivering. Now I would like to speculate on some of the interesting near-term possibilities that DXL enables. When analyzing potential cyber threats, the current device, location, and application provide contextual information that helps make correct decisions […]