Posts Tagged 'computer security'
Is something dangerous lurking in the shadows of your organization? That’s the question we sought to answer by commissioning Stratecast to research the use of unauthorized Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications in the workplace. The findings revealed that widespread risk for companies is originating from the use of unauthorized apps within the workplace. According to the study, […]
You’d better watch out, you’d better not cry—you’d better not use that public Wi-Fi. The holiday season is upon us and in addition to more flash sales, baked goods, and travel time—this means more online scams. A recent survey of American travelers revealed that the majority of us are not taking measures to protect ourselves […]
Social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter allow us to communicate with friends and family, network with colleagues, and become connected to people who share a hobby or interest. But they also allow online scammers and spammers to get closer to us by utilizing the web of friendships and connections they create. In fact, the […]
Ahhh, it’s that time of the year again: the hustle and bustle of the holiday season—parties, gift giving, travels and get togethers with friends and family. But it also brings up the question of how and when are you going to have time to shop and get everything done in time?—let alone fight those crowds […]
Our global research team, McAfee Labs™, is constantly on the lookout for new and evolving security threats. Each quarter, the most notable trends are compiled into a report, and this quarter we’ve got both good new and bad news. The bad news? As shown in the McAfee Labs Threats Report: Third Quarter 2013, a majority […]