Posts Tagged 'data protection'

  Update: 4/11/2014 McAfee’s Heartbleed Test tool has been posted and enables users to test sites for the presence of this vulnerability. ———- A recent vulnerability in OpenSSL is causing quite a stir. Documented as CVE-2014-0160, this vulnerability has a significant impact on the perceived security of a number servers across the globe. One of […]

In McAfee Labs we keep a close eye on the Zeus/Zbot/Gamover botnet malware that is responsible of thousands of samples we gather each day. The following graph shows the total number of Zbot samples submitted to McAfee Labs in recent months. For a couple of weeks, McAfee Labs has followed a global Zbot campaign, in […]

Try all we might to develop the perfect data protection and management solution, there will always be those that will not avail themselves to it for one reason or another. We keep striving to develop technologies and features that move the needle, but that doesn’t guarantee 100% adoption. But that is okay. We have to […]

Filing your taxes online is convenient but also comes with some potential security problems. My job as an expert in all things online-security is to spell out what these online tax scam risks are and how to avoid them. As you get ready to file your taxes this year, here are some things you should […]

Hey guys! I’m Bradi, and this is The Scan – bringing you the very latest in security news. Password1234 Even though he’s now the former Secretary of Defense, Leon Panetta is still trying to warn the U.S. about the risk of cyberattacks. He recently said that a cyberattack against the nation’s infrastructure is quote “the most serious […]