TITLE

SECURITY LANDSCAPE 2014: MODES OF ATTACK

AUTHOR(S)
Kumar, Rahul
PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
PC Quest;Feb2014, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the security threat prediction for 2014 from key security vendors in India such as Symantec Corp., Trend Micro Inc., and WatchGuard. The security vendors reveal the modes of cyber attacks using malwares for Android devices, the Cryptolocker from the malicious software Ransomware, and decreased volume to steal user credentials from infiltrated networks. The vendors also expect to encounter more bootnets sharing infected user bases in 2014.
ACCESSION #
94255992

 

Related Articles

  • SECURITY LANDSCAPE 2014: EMERGING SOLUTIONS. Kumar, Rahul // PC Quest;Feb2014, p51 

    The article discusses the security threat prediction for 2014 from key security vendors in India including Symantec Corp., WatchGuard, and Trend Micro Inc. The security vendors reveal the new ideas and emerging solutions in terms of security visibility, biometric authentication for mobile...

  • SECURITY LANDSCAPE 2014: 8 POTENTIAL TARGETS THIS YEAR. Kumar, Rahul // PC Quest;Feb2014, p47 

    The article discusses the security threat prediction for 2014 from key security vendors in India including Symantec Corp., Trend Micro Inc., and WatchGuard. It reveals the security treats that target the sectors such as mobility, social media, cloud computing, and the internet of things. The...

  • NETWORK SECURITY PRODUCTS. Villano, Matt // CRN;4/25/2005, Issue 1143, p32 

    The article reports that Cisco Systems Inc. has been awarded first place in the network security products category in the CRN 2005 Channel Champions survey. Few would dispute Cisco Systems is a force to be reckoned with in networking, but that reputation is increasingly extending to security....

  • Defense--Stopping Malicious Software. Pabrai, Uday D. Ali; Madura, Kris // Certification Magazine;Sep2004, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p38 

    The article focuses on the security measures applied by business enterprises against attacks of malicious software, such as Viruses, Worms and Trojan horses. An assessment of the various viruses, worms and Trojan horses, taking in account the harm that they can inflict, has been provided. Some...

  • A Supply-Side Deluge.  // Voice & Data;Aug2015, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p69 

    The article discusses the challenges and opportunities associated with network security and its importance to modern technology. It mentions that the network security is crowded with as many as 54 or more security vendors. It discusses the overall landscape of the network security industry with...

  • ANTIVIRUS SOFTWARE. O'Hanlon, Charlene // CRN;4/25/2005, Issue 1143, p38 

    The article reports that Symantec Corp. has been awarded first place in the anti-virus space on the strength of its technology in the CRN 2005 Channel Champions survey. Symantec was particularly strong in technical satisfaction for its line of antivirus solutions. The vendor earned the highest...

  • WATCHGUARD UNVEILS TOP 10 SECURITY PREDICTIONS FOR 2011.  // Computer Security Update;Feb2011, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p4 

    The article presents the top ten security treat predictions for 2011 by WatchGuard Technologies Inc. security analysts. It cites the advanced persistent threats (APTs) as a security acronym of the year, the most advanced attack, infection, and malware propagation techniques and designed to stay...

  • News Makers.  // PC Quest;Jun2012, p158 

    The article offers news briefs related to high technology industry in India in 2012. Personal Cloud is poised to dominate personal computer (PC) as the hub of digital lives of consumers by 2014. Symantec Corp. has introduced the 2013 public betas of Norton 360, Norton AntiVirus and Norton...

  • ANTI-VIRUS.  // Computer Shopper;Feb2013, Issue 300, p88 

    The article reviews several products, including the Kaspersky Internet Security 2013 anti-malware program from Kaspersky, the Symantec Norton Internet Security 2013 home anti-virus software from Symantec, and the Trend Micro Titanium Internet Security 2013 home anti-malware software from Trend...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics