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July, 2011

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July 29, 2011  5:00 PM

Gartner on mobile device management

Marcia Savage Marcia Savage Profile: Marcia Savage

The mobility and wireless tracks were packed at the Gartner Catalyst Conference 2011 this week in San Diego, underscoring the pressure enterprises are under to accommodate mobility demands. in fact, the standing-room only sessions on Wednesday drew grumbles from some attendees who wondered why...

July 27, 2011  1:01 PM

Google AdWords phishing attack detected

Robert Westervelt Robert Westervelt Profile: Robert Westervelt

Phony message tricks users into logging into a bogus AdWords account to “reactivate” a Google AdWords campaign. A new phishing attack targeting users of Google AdWords has surfaced in a variety of spam emails, according to security vendor Sophos. Users of the AdWords...


July 19, 2011  9:21 PM

Malwarebytes expands, targets SMB

Marcia Savage Marcia Savage Profile: Marcia Savage

Until this week, Malwarebytes went about its business of tracking and removing malware pretty quietly. But on Monday, the company went public so to speak, announcing that it recently reached 100 million downloads, completed an acquisition, expanded its operations, and is developing a version of its...


July 6, 2011  1:37 PM

Poor password management leads to Twitter hacks

Robert Westervelt Robert Westervelt Profile: Robert Westervelt

FoxNews.com and PayPal UK Twitter accounts get hijacked by anonymous groups. Hackers took control of two prominent Twitter accounts recently, posting false messages to followers of the accounts of 0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend


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