Posts Tagged 'network security'

This week, the Intel Security product community gathers in Las Vegas, Nevada for the McAfee FOCUS 14 conference and exhibition.  In past years, I’ve taken the opportunity to lay out our vision for the evolution of the McAfee product and solutions portfolio, and the integration of this portfolio within the Security Connected Framework. This year’s […]

FOCUS 14 Today we are releasing to the world the Threat Intelligence Exchange (TIE), which, in collaboration with partners in the security industry, uses an open Data Exchange Layer (DXL) to rapidly share information between security sensors, controllers, and endpoints. The goal is to significantly improve the flow of information among your organization’s security products […]

Update of October 25: Some comments posted after we published this report suggest that our proof-of-concept exploit will trigger the UAC (User Account Control) on Windows. We did not observe this during our analysis.   During the last few days researchers at McAfee Labs have been actively investigating Sandworm, the Windows packager zero-day attack (CVE-2014-4114). […]

When I first heard the term “Internet Safety” about 12 years ago, despite its serious nature,  I thought to myself, “Ugh. Could there be a more booooring topic?” It sounded about as interesting as the manual that came with my new vacuum cleaner. It took a while, but over time parents—myself included—became more aware and […]

Viva Las Vegas! It is once again time for our annual security conference, McAfee FOCUS. In less than two weeks the biggest and brightest minds in security will unite in Las Vegas to discuss everything from web and email protection to the latest in network security. Between the increasing market for connected devices and the […]