Category Archives: Security

Trend Micro Chosen by Go Daddy Group

Trend micro has been selected by the Go Daddy group- a leading provider of internet hosting, domain registrations & SSL certificates- to enhance their understanding and prevention of online catastrophic attacks. Go Daddy group has a large user base of … Continue reading

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McAffe’s Investigation Discovers China might be Responsible for Five-Year Cyber Attack

In an operation titled “Operation Shady RAT”, initiated by McAfee security professionals, nearly 70 computer networks from both, public and private sector companies, located in 14 different countries, have penetrated by hackers.

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Web Host SoftCom Attains PCI Compliance Certification for Hosting Brands

It was recently declared, on Wednesday, by the web hosting supplier, SoftCom, that it has attained the PCI Compliance Certification, for its principal hosting brands, including myhosting.com and mail2web.com. With the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard documentation, the company … Continue reading

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Hazards of Violation of Data Uncovered

Although, considered a boon, internet, at present, is proved to be a bane, as it has become far more public than it needs to be. It has recently been discovered that credit card information is publicly accessible to anybody via … Continue reading

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StillSecure Introduces Free PCI Calculator

It was announced on Wednesday that StillSecure (www.stillsecure.com), a network security solutions supplier, has introduced a free of charge online device for customers called the StillSecure PCI Calculator (www.stillsecure.com/pcicomplete/calculator.php)

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Generation of Botnet Might Come to an End Now

Around half a million computers have been affected by a botnet named TDL-4, recently discovered by Kaspersky Labs. TDL-4 is the fourth generation of the botnet that was initially found in 2008. TDL-4 is believed to be more malicious compared … Continue reading

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CloudFlare Apps are now in Safe Hands of GlobalSign HackAlert

GlobalSign, the trusted provider of SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) throughout the globe has entered into a partnership agreement with CloudFlare, security provider to websites and online networks. Global Sign has decided to introduce Global HackAlert malware detection service through CloudFlare … Continue reading

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Lulzsec and Anonymous Wage War Against Government

The two infamous hacker groups LulzSec and Anonymous have joined hands in forming a new campaign against the different government organizations and banks. Their goal is to infiltrate into their system and publish secret emails and confidential data and information … Continue reading

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Hacker Group LulzSec Gains Control of US Senate Server, Passwords for Bethesda Gamers

The hacking group LulzSec (www.lulzsecurity.com) according to the numerous reports has made public the data it gathered from US Senate Server and of game maker Bethesda Softworks  (www.bethsoft.com). The report by Computerworld claimed that LulzSec had gathered this data by … Continue reading

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Google Disarms Chinese Spear-Phishing Attack on US

In a statement made on its blog, Google said that it successfully managed to block a spear-phishing attack aimed at the Gmail accounts of many “senior US government officials, Chinese political activists, officials in several Asian countries (mainly South Korea), … Continue reading

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