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Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Duqu cyberspy group hit venues hosting Iran nuke talks
A state-sponsored espionage group that uses a malware platform called Duqu compromised the computer networks of several hotels and venues that hosted negotiations over Iran's nuclear program. READ MORE
While yesterday's client-server architectures were easily protected by firewalls and "layered" security, today's highly distributed service-oriented architectures in hybrid cloud environments require Cloud DMZs for security. View Now>>
Microsoft has a gigantic new member of its Surface family of touch-enabled devices called the Surface Hub, a widescreen all-in-one computer that can act as the focal point of conference-room meetings. READ MORE
Pinterest users will soon be able to make purchases directly from the site via a new 'Buy It' button. The concept of 'Buyable Pins' is simple, but it could play a key role in the future of online retail. READ MORE
VMware has released security updates for several virtualization products to address critical flaws that could let attackers break out of virtual machines and execute rogue code on the host operating systems. READ MORE
The attack vectors have changed from a user on a PC within the network to any user on any device, operating inside and outside of the organization. To combat these threats, you need real-time predictive threat intelligence that can be easily integrated with your NGFW to protect at the network layer, or on the endpoint itself. Learn more >>
Pick any major event, trip or undertaking in your life and think about the time, energy and work put into making sure everything went off without a hitch. Then think about the stress and aggravation you experienced those times when things didn't go as planned. READ MORE
Last week, Microsoft provided more details about Windows 10, and early indications are that new versions of the OS will be called branches, and will come out more frequently than the previous two-to-five year release cycle. READ MORE
Microsoft has acquired BlueStripe Software, a provider of technology for watching over distributed applications, to help enterprise customers better manage applications sprawled across hybrid clouds. READ MORE
The Webroot 2015 Threat Brief provides the latest cyber threat trends collected from tens of millions of users and over 30 security technology partners and shows how collective threat intelligence that is shared across users and organizations is the only winning way to fight cybercrime. Learn more >>
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