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Lost in transit
Misplaced mobile devices potentially disastrous for businesses, especially SMBs.
New Trojan 'deceptively clever'
Malware mimics Facebook & YouTube, impersonates user's own security software.
CIOs cagey about 'immature' tech: report
'Nobody wants to invest in the Betamax of the desktop virtualisation world'.
LulzSec strikes The Sun
Hackers end brief retirement to attack struggling media empire.
Spammers reducing reliance on Botnets
Malware and phishing now being used to compromise genuine accounts.
Symantec launches latest end-point security
Symantec has launched the latest version of Endpoint Protection, claiming it provides 'unrivalled protection and blazingly fast performance'.
Cyclic trend for social media spam
Facebook, Twitter & YouTube study shows attacks come in surges.
How can you ensure your mobile workforce is supported effectively, whether on the road, from home or elsewhere? Jess Meyer has consulted the experts for answers.
WatchGuard training next month at Exeed
If you are a reseller or system integrator selling security appliances, this training should be of interest.
'Trusted malware' on the rise: AVG
Security software provider says stealing the keys is easier than breaking the windows.
Teenager arrested in hacking case
19-year-old linked to 'LulzSec' security breaches.
Employees cause security concerns
New Zealand businesses are concerned about security breaches stemming from staff mistakes, a recent survey from Symantec shows.
AVG wanting new Resellers in NZ
AVG looks to attract partners with stock giveaway.
'No magic bullet' to prevent cyber attacks, says analyst
A recent spate of cyber attacks, including on the International Monetary Fund, have brought to light the high stakes involved iin online security
'Hacker resistant' password authentication
Makers say Pin+ token-less password authentication will keep hackers out of cloud computing apps and games
Sony hacked again; more user details compromised
Sony's online security worries increase as one of its websites, this time Sonypictures.com, is hacked again.
Apple releases MacDefender update
Apple moves to protect OSX users against the Mac Defender malware with its newest security update
Clearswift strengthens NZ presence with Connector Systems
Clearswift appoints Connector Systems to distribute
MacDefender malware variant requires no password
A new variant of the Mac Defender fake anti-virus malware that does not require an admin password to run, has been reported.
Chris Barton joins web security vendor
Well-known security veteran Chris Barton lands with Clearswift.
Editor's choice: Norton 360 Version 5.0
NetGuide’s Editor’s Choice of security suites two years running is back with its latest iteration.
Symantec - '100k Facebook apps may be leaking user data'
Symantec discovers Facebook flaw compromising user account security
Vendors report - Datastor Forum - Part 1
We took a look around DatastorForum in Auckland to see what's on offer from the vendors.
Hendry in as GM at AVG
Sam Hendry has been appointed general manager for AVG (Aus/NZ).
Macs face first virus threat
Mac users face their first significant threat from a virus designed to target the system specifically
Ex-hacker hired to protect the internet
ICANN asks the founder of the world's largest hacker conference to be its Chief Security Officer.
WatchGuard refreshes channel programme
New training support offered for free to qualified partners and resellers in New Zealand.
Symantec Partner Programme Q&A
Channel Sales Director Jeff Arndt explains the benefits of the recently enhanced Symantec Partner Programme for New Zealand resellers.
SonicWall's Redman resigns
ANZ country manager Dean Redman to leave the internet security solutions provider next week.
Beware the Will & Kate wedding spam
Cybercriminals are on the lookout to capitalise on the mass of online activity surrounding the upcoming royal wedding.