McAfee is set to become a public company once again, with the cybersecurity firm filing for an IPO with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to trade under "MCFE" on the Nasdaq Stock Market. Separately, Ivanti announced that it would buy security firms MobileIron and Pulse Secure.
A fresh round of Joker malware that targets Android users has been found in Google Play as well as third-party app stores, according to reports from Zscaler and Zimperium. The Joker apps can steal SMS messages, contact lists and device information from infected smartphones.
An internet-connected coffee machine is the latest IoT device to show security problems. The security firm Avast infected the Smarter Coffee machine with ransomware that causes uncontrollable spinning of its grinder and dispensing of hot water. The only option to stop it? Unplug the machine.
Microsoft removed 18 apps from its Azure cloud platform that were being used by hackers as part of their command-and-control infrastructure. The threat group, called Gadolinium, was abusing the infrastructure to launch phishing email attacks, Microsoft researchers say.
Revisiting remote workforce security defenses, simplifying cloud access controls and pursuing risk-based vulnerability management and passwordless authentication are among the 10 security projects that all organizations should consider for this year and next, according to advisory firm Gartner.
It might be new, but are we ready to call this "normal?" In this latest in a series of CEO/CISO panels, cybersecurity leaders talk frankly about the new risk surface and the role emerging technologies play in helping us keep pace with our adversaries.
What will be the impact of the leak of investigatory documents from FinCEN - the U.S. Treasury Department's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network? For starters, experts warn that FinCEN reports may reveal sensitive information tied to banks and law enforcement agencies' investigatory tools and tactics.
Mozi, a relatively new peer-to-peer botnet, is now dominating global IoT network traffic, according to a new report from IBM's X-Force unit. The malware is being used to launch DDoS attacks as well as mine for cryptocurrency.
Organizations throughout España are seeing a change in the world of networking and security as they adopt cloud solutions and services. Private, on-premises data centers are no longer the place for data and workloads.
With these changes, security and networks come together more than ever. Businesses need speed,...
President Donald Trump says TikTok and Oracle are close to making a deal. Don't neglect to read the fine print. While the president has demanded TikTok divest its U.S. operations - preferably to Oracle - because of national security concerns, the Chinese firm is instead offering Oracle a minority stake.
Unified Cloud Edge is part of MVISION, the cloud-native security platform from McAfee. Unified Cloud Edge enables consistent data protection from device-to-cloud and prevents cloud-native threats that are invisible to the corporate network.
MVISION Unified Cloud Edge is a cloud-native security platform that enables...
Like the force of gravity in a supernova, the cloud has caused data to explode out of the enterprise to a new cloud edge with fragmented visibility and control for enterprise security. In this paper, we'll evaluate this massive shift through a combination of survey results from 1,000 enterprises in 11 countries and an...
"Digital business transformation inverts network and security service design patterns, shifting the focal point to the identity of the user and/or device not the data center. Security and risk management leaders need a converged cloud-delivered secure access service edge to address this shift.
Network and network...
Data is one of the most improperly used and mismanaged assets of any organization. It comes in a dizzying array of unpredictable formats, volumes and velocity. But it contains powerful business and operational insights that can help you quickly diagnose service problems, detect advanced security threats and even...
Potentially capping a fraught political showdown, China's TikTok, which is owned by Beijing-based ByteDance, has chosen Oracle to be its U.S. "technology partner," rejecting a bid by Microsoft. But Chinese state media suggests reports of a deal might be premature.