MAAWG Evolves into M3 Tackling Messaging, Malware, Mobile; Breaking through “Silo” Thinking, Pushes Industry to Better Cooperation

It has changed its name to M3AAWG – also known as M3 for Messaging, Malware and Mobile – and is bolstering its internal structure to address the dangerous connection between malware, spam and abuse on emerging mobile platforms.... read more »

MetaVis Announces Office 365 SharePoint Backup and Archiving Tool

MetaVis SavePoint Allows Companies to Quickly and Easily Backup, Archive and Restore Office 365 SharePoint... read more »

McAfee Q4 Threats Report Shows Malware Surpassed 75 Million Samples in 2011

Malicious Sites Nearly Double, while Mobile Malware Continues to Grow... read more »

Webroot Revolutionizes Endpoint Security with the Fastest, Lightest, Easiest-to-Manage Protection

Webroot SecureAnywhere Business liberates IT managers from traditional software that fails to protect them, drains resources and frustrates users... read more »

MetaVis Announces Office 365 SharePoint Backup and Archiving Tool

MetaVis SavePoint Allows Companies to Quickly and Easily Backup, Archive and Restore Office 365 SharePoint... read more »

Publicis Groupe Acquires Flip Media

The agency will be folded into Leo Burnett Worldwide and will retain its name... read more »

Sync the Samsung Galaxy Note with Microsoft Outlook

CompanionLink offers both direct and over-the-air sync with Galaxy Note for Microsoft Outlook, Sage ACT!, Palm Desktop, IBM Lotus Notes, Novell GroupWise, and Highrise and other applications.... read more »

New School Facebook Rule Too Broad, Goes Too Far

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Social Media Saving Endangered Languages

Scientist says digital tools including Facebook, YouTube and text messaging will save some of the world’s endangered languages.... read more »

Apple blesses Twitter as the Social Network of Mountain Lion, Shuns Facebook

The apple of Apple’s eye, Twitter will soon be the default social graph and social network for all iOS and Mac devices, as Facebook once again gets the shaft.... read more »

BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 Available

New OS delivers an enriched user experience for BlackBerry PlayBook tablet users... read more »

Partnership Deal with Canada’s NewPace Technology Development Inc.

The proposed collaboration agreement between the two companies will enable NewPace’s Rich Communication Suite of products to be extended to Synchronica’s growing list of worldwide clients.... read more »

Siemens Selects Recommind For Seamless eDiscovery

Amid tightening regulation and steadily increasing volumes of corporate data, enterprises are bringing advanced eDiscovery capabilities in-house to reduce expenses, mitigate risk and improve their control over the eDiscovery process.... read more »

Survey Highlights Webmasters’ Struggles with Hacked Sites

Commtouch and StopBadware Publish Report on Compromised Websites from Site Owner Perspective... read more »

Introducing the 4G Messaging Centre, Rich Communications, and a Cost-Effective Total VAS Solution

Jinny Software announces new product demonstrations planned for the Mobile World Congress.... read more »

Number of the Week: 57% Hike in the Power of DDoS Attacks

DDoS attacks are getting more powerful – with figures suggesting that the average attack was 57% stronger in the second half of 2011.... read more »

Panda Security and Microsoft Join Forces to Develop Cloud-based Antivirus Security Services on Windows Azure

The new release includes device control technologies that prevent the spread of malware through the improper use of external devices such as USB flash drives, digital cameras, DVDs and more. These controls will allow organizations to improve productivity by enforcing policies to deny access, force read-only access, or grant total access on multiple device types via a single Web-based console.... read more »

TXT BAD 4 UR BRAIN?

Text messaging can dent your reading abilities, say scientists... read more »

Universities Adopting Cloud eMail

Wanting to take advantage of the financial, storage, compliance and synchronicity benefits, colleges across the United States are beginning to offer cloud email to their faculty and students.... read more »

Iran Blocks eMail, Restricts Net Access

Iran has further restricted access to the Internet and blocked popular email services for the past few days, in a move a top lawmaker said could “cost the regime dearly,” media reports said on Sunday.... read more »

Resolve Conflict in Person, Not in eMail

The co-worker in the next cubicle hums all day. Yesterday your boss dressed you down in front of the entire team. Another admin has been griping about the same issue for a week.... read more »

Bitdefender Releases Quicker, Smoother Free Online Malware Scanner

QuickScan Scours Computers for Malware in Less Than a Minute... read more »

Commtouch Launches Outbound Spam Protection Module for Parallels Plesk Panel

Integrated Solution Prevents Blacklisting of Hosting Provider Networks... read more »

New Hostopia Service Protects Businesses from Becoming Unwitting Spammers

Commtouch Outbound Spam Protection solution reduces risk of customer loss, reputation damage and operational cost increases... read more »

QR Code Malware is Serious, VPN4ALL Protects Against It

Through its mobile VPN service, VPN4ALL keeps users safe from phishing attacks and dangerous malware stemming from malicious QR codes... read more »

Kaspersky Lab Delivers Kaspersky ONE, the Universal Security sSolution

Kaspersky Lab announces the worldwide release of Kaspersky ONE, a multi-platform, user-centric Universal Security solution that brings comprehensive protection for the wide range of personal devices, starting from personal computers and notebooks and all the way to smartphones and tablets.... read more »

FireEye Advanced Threat Report Finds Fastest Growing Categories in the Second Half of 2011 Were Information Stealers and Pay-Per-Install Malware

The Top 50 malware families were responsible for 80% of successful infections... read more »

MSN Launches msnNOW to Keep You in the Know: Keep up on breaking trends and the hottest buzz from across Facebook, Twitter, Bing and BreakingNews.com — all in one place.

msnNOW is the first service to surface the latest buzz from Facebook, Twitter, Bing and BreakingNews.com, all in one place.... read more »

FAST Search Server 2010 Is AIS Network’s New Offering for Hosted SharePoint Customers

FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint is the newest technology in AIS Network’s portfolio of enterprise collaboration and content management tools hosted in the cloud.... read more »

Blacknight Solutions launches MXSweep eMail Security Services

Blacknight launches eMail Security for customers using Parallels Automation... read more »

Idera Announces New SharePoint Encryption Product

Idera Expands Growing SharePoint Security Solution With Comprehensive Encryption for Sensitive SharePoint Data... read more »

OPSWAT Acquires Napera and Launches OPSWAT GEARS

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Virgin Media Merges Social Networking, Unified Communications

Social media communications often launch for interactive digital comms, e.g., instant messaging, video/voice sessions... read more »

Security Concerns Hampering Social Commerce

More than one-half (55%) of social media users in the US say they are uncomfortable sharing credit card information with a known brand via secure payment on a social networking site such as Twitter or Facebook, according to a new survey from Digitas.... read more »

Using Social Media to Win Votes and Empower Supporters in India

Social media is evolving at breakneck speed. Savvy political candidates and parties in developed countries adopt it to push for campaign success, and the same can be said in India for the 2012 assembly elections, with more and more political outfits leveraging this fast-growing medium to connect with the masses... read more »