Tag: Protection

Privacy, Security

Google Accounts receives a major security feature today

May 3, 2023

Via: PhoneArena

Google Accounts already have a few layers of security features meant to protect accounts from multiple types of online attacks. Today, the search giant launched a brand-new security feature, which seems to be the most powerful ever supported by Google […]

Apps & OS, Mobile

The best Android VPNs for all your devices

February 21, 2023

Via: Mashable

Many people resist the urge to get a decent VPN for their Android phone or tablet. Why bother with an extra app just to get online? Over time, however, the scenarios in which you might need a VPN become more […]

Cybersecurity, Privacy, Security

A new era in data awareness

February 6, 2019

Via: Techradar

We are at the dawn of a new era – a tipping point, if you will. This year GDPR became more than a ‘buzzword’. Last month, the first hefty fine was issued to Google by French regulators for failing to […]

Computing, Software & Applications

AOMEI’s free backup software will keep you on the right side of GDPR

May 29, 2018

Via: Techradar

Software developer AOMEI has released new versions of its free backup and partitioning tools to keep small businesses on the right side of the EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules. If you own a business that operates in […]

Innovations, Trends, Vendors & Products

Cisco brings new email security services to its AMP endpoint platform

April 16, 2018

Via: ZDNet

Cisco is updating its AMP endpoint security platform with new email security services, and expanded capabilities designed to protect employee devices from ransomware, cryptomining, and fileless malware. AMP for Endpoint combines prevention, detection and response technologies using Cisco’s threat-centric security […]

Cloud Computing, Innovations, Trends

Symantec Provides Added Protection for Microsoft Azure and Office 365

February 8, 2018

Via: VMBlog

Symantec, the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced it is working with Microsoft to bring applications that provide an added layer of protection to Microsoft Azure, making it easier for customers to adopt a hybrid cloud infrastructure. Leveraging the […]

Performance, security, and availability

Focus IT security recruitment on risk management

March 21, 2017

Via: ComputerWeekly

When an organisation is looking to hire the information security professionals it needs, it should start by understanding what it is trying to achieve. This will help to prevent one of the perception stumbling blocks and stop organisations from looking […]

Performance, security, and availability

Arming IoT Networks with Early and Accurate Advanced Cyber Threat Protection

October 10, 2016

Via: Database Trends and Applications

Internet of Things (IoT) devices are revolutionizing the way we share data and carry a huge charter to improve our banking, shopping, transportation, patient, and individual care and safety, to name a just a few. The mission is admirable, but […]

Mobile, Smartphones

Google rolls out spam calling protection feature to Nexus and Android One devices

July 26, 2016

Via: GSM Arena

Google has started rolling out a new update to the Android Phone app that brings along the ability to warn users about spam calls. The update is, however, only hitting Nexus and Android One devices. “Spam callers be gone! Today, […]

Performance, security, and availability

Intel considers sale of security business

June 27, 2016

Via: ComputerWeekly

Chip maker Intel is reportedly considering selling its security business five years after completing its $7.7bn acquisition of McAfee and just two years after rebranding it as Intel Security. Intel justified the acquisition by outlining plans to push security to every […]


Apple applies for a patent on a new method to protect an iPhone screen

October 23, 2015

Via: itCurated

Next Tuesday, Motorola will introduce the first phone with a “shatterproof screen,” the Motorola DROID Turbo 2. And that means that other manufacturers will have to play catch up. Apple might have already have a response ready. A filing with […]


Security Think Tank: Enhanced cyber security requires change in attitude

March 24, 2015

Via: itCurated

It is time to enhance our security approach. I firmly believe this is not a problem of technology but of the security posture of a company and the attitude towards defending critical assets – in this case, money – with […]