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McAfee issues medical kit hack attack warning
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Security

McAfee issues medical kit hack attack warning

Security vendor claims hackers could access implants and devices, putting patients' lives at risk.
11 Apr 2012
Symantec: Security on a chip is a dead duck right now
Dead duck
Security

Symantec: Security on a chip is a dead duck right now

Symantec has a dig at rival McAfee's security on a chip concept at RSA 2012, questioning DeepSAFE's very worth.
29 Feb 2012
Police e-crime hubs announced
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Security

Police e-crime hubs announced

The three hubs will hook up with the Met to take down cyber crime operations.
9 Feb 2012
McAfee admits flaws in SaaS for Total Protection
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Security

McAfee admits flaws in SaaS for Total Protection

The Intel-owned security firm admits to holes in its SaaS anti-malware product, with plans to patch this week.
19 Jan 2012
McAfee updates cloud security platform
cloud computing
Security

McAfee updates cloud security platform

Adds identity management, loss prevention, secure email gateway modules.
8 Nov 2011
The poisonous rootkits rocking the security world
Cyber spy
Security

The poisonous rootkits rocking the security world

There are some seriously stealthy rootkits running on computers today. Tom Brewster investigates the extent of the problem...
4 Nov 2011
The devil is in the DeepSAFE detail
Processor
Security

The devil is in the DeepSAFE detail

McAfee announced its first DeepSAFE product this week, but will IT departments be interested in the sub-OS model?
21 Oct 2011
Stuxnet team returns with Duqu
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Security

Stuxnet team returns with Duqu

Stuxnet's creators have returned with a fresh piece of malware, which may be a precursor to another Stuxnet-like attack.
19 Oct 2011
McAfee releases first DeepSAFE product
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Security

McAfee releases first DeepSAFE product

The first sub-OS level security product arrives following Intel's acquisition of McAfee.
19 Oct 2011
What SIEMs to be the problem?
Security
Security

What SIEMs to be the problem?

Thanks to some big acquisitions in the SIEM space, the industry is going to change dramatically in appearance. Tom Brewster explores why...
5 Oct 2011
McAfee to buy SIEM provider NitroSecurity
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Security

McAfee to buy SIEM provider NitroSecurity

McAfee wants a bigger slice of the SIEM market so looks to NitroSecurity.
4 Oct 2011
IBM agrees to acquire Q1 Labs
Deal
Security

IBM agrees to acquire Q1 Labs

Q1 Labs is to be folded into the new IBM Security Systems division.
4 Oct 2011
McAfee beats Symantec and Kaspersky to all-in-one security
McAfee
Security

McAfee beats Symantec and Kaspersky to all-in-one security

The Intel-owned security giant gets an all-in-one security product to market before two of its chief rivals.
27 Sep 2011
IDF 2011: Intel unveils first fruits of McAfee acquisition
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IDF 2011: Intel unveils first fruits of McAfee acquisition

The new DeepSAFE security offering is different to the software protection approach, Intel and McAfee claim.
13 Sep 2011
Android becoming Windows of mobile hacking world?
Android
hacking

Android becoming Windows of mobile hacking world?

As by far the most targeted mobile OS in Q2, Android looks like it could become the Windows of the cyber crime world.
23 Aug 2011
McAfee uncovers monolithic targeted attack campaign
Infection
Security

McAfee uncovers monolithic targeted attack campaign

Operation Shady RAT targeted more than 72 organisations, including the UN and the International Olympic Committee.
3 Aug 2011
Is the security industry lying about malware protection?
Virus
Security

Is the security industry lying about malware protection?

Chief executive of M86 Security says every other security company bar his is misleading consumers about the malware protection they offer.
15 Jul 2011
ICSPA launched to fight global cyber crime
Cyber war
Security

ICSPA launched to fight global cyber crime

The group will hope to open up communication channels between nations to fight cyber crime.
5 Jul 2011
Security software rebounded strongly in 2010
Graph rise
risk management

Security software rebounded strongly in 2010

Gartner finds the security software market has reasons to be cheerful following a decent 2010.
7 Jun 2011
Safe in the cloud: McAfee launches cloud security platform
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cloud computing

Safe in the cloud: McAfee launches cloud security platform

McAfee offers modules to help secure email, web and identity traffic between the office and the cloud.
10 May 2011
InfoSec 2011: Energy firms pummelled by DDoS attacks
Critical infrastructure
email providers

InfoSec 2011: Energy firms pummelled by DDoS attacks

A McAfee report shows energy providers are getting hit by some serious DDoS attacks.
19 Apr 2011
Hackers hunting for corporate IP
Cyber criminal
Security

Hackers hunting for corporate IP

As companies move more data off-premise, cyber criminals are increasingly looking at how to steal it.
28 Mar 2011