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If Tech Companies Had Celebrity Alter Egos

By Jeremy Rappaport, Fueled Like celebrities, tech companies can be in one day and out the next or mess up royally for all the world to see. The editors at Fueled have paired technology companies with their celebrity alter egos. McAfee...

CJ Links Show Red on McAfee SiteAdvisor

The discussion around whether affiliate links may be penalized by search engines and other networks is now getting the full attention it deserves. It appears that Commission Junction 's "" redirect links...

McAfee Plugin for MySQL Audits

Security technology vendor McAfee has released a free open-source plugin for MySQL database users which shows detailed activity from database audits. The plugin features visibility into database vulnerabilities and supports databases...

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Hottest of 2010 are Most Likely Targets for Crime in 2011

A report released on Tuesday by security firm McAfee predicts that the top targets for cybercrime in 2011 will include smartphones, geolocation services, URL shorteners and devices that run Apple operating systems. Social networks...

Malware Up, Spam Down

It seems every bit of good news received about Web security is tempered with some bad. McAfee unveiled its McAfee Threats Report for the Third Quarter (2010) today, which revealed that while spam levels decreased in volume this quarter...

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McAfee Reports Historic Levels of Malware

According to Web security firm McAfee’s second-quarter data, Malware reached its highest levels ever in the first half of 2010. The company found 6 million malicious files in the second quarter, making for a total of 10 million...

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Yahoo Launches SearchScan

Yahoo! announced the release of SearchScan late yesterday, a feature which aims to help protect users from viruses, spyware and SPAM. SearchScan uses McAfee's SiteAdvisor technology to indicate to users if risky websites appear...


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