Six months after the fact, Heartbleed continues to make news. Many websites are still vulnerable to the Heartbleed exploit and their stolen data has appeared in the online black market. Lists of vulnerable or unpatched websites have also appeared in the black market, and cybercriminals are taking aim. These challenges were recently covered in McAfee’s […]

As a mother of four, the details of my children’s early years and developmental achievements are sometimes a blur. But the one thing that I will never forget is the ‘milestone’ conversations (aka the how advanced is your child conversation) that always took up far too much time and emotional energy. “Has he smiled yet?” […]

Don’t expect privacy in 2025, but that’s okay because the refrigerator will be able to order milk automatically for us. That’s the general view of respondents of the recent Consumer 2025 Futurist study commissioned by McAfee and conducted by MSI Research. Respondents globally are unanimous regarding the connected appliances we expect to use, demonstrated in […]

As an Accredited Channel Engineer (ACE) you are probably aware of all of the great rewards you get from your ACE status; which is why it is important to remember to keep up to date through re-certification. If you obtained your ACE status prior to January 1, 2014 your ACE certification will expire by the […]

Advanced evasion techniques (AETs) have developed quite a reputation in the information security sector, given their ability to disguise advanced persistent threats (APTs) and stealthily siphon out data. Although AETs have been active security threats for quite some time, several misconceptions remain. In an effort to dig deeper into how these threats are passing through […]