Blog Posts Tagged with "Sophos"


Sophos Security Threat Report 2013, today... tomorrow

December 07, 2012 Added by:Plagiarist Paganini

Sophos was one of the first security firms that has published a report on the security landscape the upcoming year. The document provides an interesting overview on most common and dangerous cyber threats to determine the level of penetration in different countries...

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Sophos is the Lamest Virus Ever...

September 21, 2012 Added by:Damion Waltermeyer

Starting September 19, Sophos successfully became the lamest virus ever. An update put out by their auto-update service has rendered many machines across the world useless. This update detected false positives and deleted or quarantined them...

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The Fight Against Spam Might Get a Little Easier

May 11, 2012 Added by:Theresa Payton

Facebook recently announced efforts to stop spammers by creating the Antivirus Marketplace. The service will provide a free six month license to antivirus software. McAfee, Symantec, Sophos and others are teaming with Facebook to offer free antivirus software...

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Top Security Company Acquisitions of 2011

January 31, 2012 Added by:Bill Gerneglia

The acquisition pace in the security industry has been steady the last few years due to the global proliferation of security breaches. Will this acquisition pace continue? Many analysts believe it will accelerate to address the proliferation of global security threats...

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Sophos Releases Security Threat Report 2012

January 26, 2012 Added by:Infosec Island Admin

Sophos unveiled its latest Security Threat Report 2012, a detailed assessment of the threat landscape—from hacktivism and online threats to mobile malware, cloud computing and social network security, as well as IT security trends for this coming year...

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Sophos Releases Report on the State of Data Security

May 23, 2011 Added by:Headlines

With the consumerization of IT, rapid adoption of mobile technologies, social media, virtualization, and cloud computing – emerging technologies are presenting new challenges for companies looking to protect their data...

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Sophos Shames Facebook over Lax Security

April 18, 2011 Added by:Headlines

"Every day, victims report to us numerous incidents of crime and fraud on Facebook. They have been personally affected and are desperate for advice on how to deal with the consequences. A frequent refrain from users who contact us is, ‘Why doesn’t Facebook do more to protect us?’..."

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Top Five Antivirus Programs for 2011

January 05, 2011 Added by:Headlines

Malware is consistently listed as one of the most serious threats to consumer and enterprise security. The results of this independent comparison conducted by security professionals provides those in the market for antivirus software a great starting point for making your selection...

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