Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions http://thevarguy.com/taxonomy/term/7357/more en Symantec Takes Stand Against Russian Source Code Review http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/symantec-takes-stand-against-russian-source- <div class="node-body article-body">Cyber security software vendor Symantec today emerged as the only known western technology company to publicly refuse Russian government access to source code for its security products. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/symantec-takes-stand-against-russian-source-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/symantec-takes-stand-against-russian-source-#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:49:00 +0000 106961 at http://thevarguy.com Symantec Anthem Agrees to $115 Million Settlement Over Data Breach http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/anthem-agrees-115-million-settlement-over-da <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Anthem Inc. agreed to pay $115 million to resolve consumer claims over a 2015 cyber-attack that compromised data on 78.8 million people, marking what attorneys in the case called the largest data-breach settlement in history.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/anthem-agrees-115-million-settlement-over-da" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/anthem-agrees-115-million-settlement-over-da#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:44:00 +0000 106951 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Security Central: Microsoft Issues Patches, WannaCry Sparks Wake-up Call http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-microsoft-issues-patches-wa <div class="node-body article-body">This week's cybersecurity news centers around a now well-known strain of ransomware that has wormed its way into many a network. The WannaCry bug has caused widespread chaos and concern, causing a lot of organizations to batten down the security hatches. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-microsoft-issues-patches-wa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-microsoft-issues-patches-wa#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:45:00 +0000 106841 at http://thevarguy.com ThinkStock Cisco Introduces New ‘Network of the Future’ Solutions Set http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/cisco-introduces-new-network-future-solution <div class="node-body article-body">Cisco today announced it has created a “network of the future,” comprised of an assortment of hardware and software technologies that the vendor said will revolutionize enterprise networking through unprecedented efficiency and security. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/cisco-introduces-new-network-future-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/cisco-introduces-new-network-future-solution#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:41:00 +0000 106801 at http://thevarguy.com Cisco Systems Faulty AWS S3 Configuration Exposes Personal Data of 198M U.S. Voters http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/faulty-aws-s3-configuration-exposes-personal <div class="node-body article-body">Personal information belonging to more than 198 million registered U.S. voters was exposed in what security researchers at UpGuard are calling the largest known data exposure of its kind.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/faulty-aws-s3-configuration-exposes-personal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/faulty-aws-s3-configuration-exposes-personal#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:16:00 +0000 106721 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock CIA Firmware Hacked Popular Wireless Routers Since 2007 http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/cia-firmware-hacked-popular-wireless-routers <div class="node-body article-body">For the past decade, the CIA has been able to infiltrate scores of models of wireless routers, gaining access to connected devices from which agents could copy Internet traffic, steal passwords or redirect unwitting users to other sites. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/cia-firmware-hacked-popular-wireless-routers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/cia-firmware-hacked-popular-wireless-routers#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:59:00 +0000 106741 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock What the Average Worker Doesn't Know About Security Will Scare You http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/what-average-worker-doesnt-know-about-securi <div class="node-body article-body">As security becomes more complex organizations are tasked with making sure that it’s not just the IT department on the lookout for the next threat since malicious actors can get in from anywhere, particularly in a multi-cloud environment. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/what-average-worker-doesnt-know-about-securi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/what-average-worker-doesnt-know-about-securi#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:17:00 +0000 106671 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Security Central: New Crash Override Malware Poses Threat, Verizon Closes on Yahoo http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-new-crash-override-malware- <div class="node-body article-body">There's a new malware in town, and it has the power to wipe out... power. On Monday, two cybersecurity firms stated that they uncovered a new sophisticated version of malicious software capable of causing mass power outages. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-new-crash-override-malware-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-new-crash-override-malware-#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Fri, 16 Jun 2017 15:45:00 +0000 106581 at http://thevarguy.com ThinkStock Report: New Hybrid Security Threats on the Rise http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/report-new-hybrid-security-threats-rise <div class="node-body gallery-body">Fresh off the heels of last week’s announcement that it raised an investment of $100 million, security startup Netskope today released its latest cloud report data highlighting a new kind of security threat. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/report-new-hybrid-security-threats-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/report-new-hybrid-security-threats-rise#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Tue, 13 Jun 2017 19:22:00 +0000 106501 at http://thevarguy.com HPE’s Gen10 Servers Will Have Security Drilled into Silicon http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/hpe-s-gen10-servers-will-have-security-drill <div class="field-byline"> Christine Hall | Data Center Knowledge </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hewlett Packard Enterprise unveiled Gen10 at Discover in Las Vegas last week, the first major upgrade to its ProLiant line of servers since Gen9 was released in 2014. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/hpe-s-gen10-servers-will-have-security-drill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/hpe-s-gen10-servers-will-have-security-drill#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Mon, 12 Jun 2017 13:21:00 +0000 106411 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock