Monthly Archives: June, 2012

Webmasters Struggle with Hacked Sites

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — StopBadware and Commtouch® (Nasdaq: CTCH) today published a joint report titled “Compromised Websites: An Owner’s Perspective” that chronicles webmasters’ experiences with hacked websites. The report presents statistics and opinions on how site owners navigate the process of learning their sites have been hacked and repairing [...]

Panda Security Develops Cloud-based Antivirus Security for Windows Azure

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, and Microsoft have signed a collaboration agreement to develop cloud-based antivirus security services on Windows Azure. Panda Cloud Office Protection 6.0 is a cloud-based security service for PCs, servers and corporate laptops managed remotely from anywhere through its Web-based console. A new version [...]

Identity Fraud Rose in 2011

CHANTILLY, Va., Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – The recently released 2012 Javelin Strategy & Research Identity Fraud Report, shows that the number of identity fraud incidents increased by 13 percent in 2011, totaling 11.6 million adult victims. The report also found that certain social media behaviors and increasing number of data breach incidents contributed to the overall [...]

PlayStation®Vita Launches in the Americas

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC today announced the launch of the highly anticipated PlayStation®Vita (PS Vita), the next generation portable entertainment system, available now in the United Stahttp://www.infohq.com/Tech_Help/wp-admin/post-new.phptes, Canada, and Latin America. PS Vita delivers new ways to play games that have never been seen on any [...]

Computer Records Stolen in 2011 Topped 368 Million

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – The global economy may have remained weak in 2011, but criminal efforts to compromise personal information remained strong, according to Risk Based Security, Inc. (RBS). The total number of records exposed in 2011 topped 368 million and represents the highest annual lost records total ever recorded. The previous high [...]

Netflix a Big Loser in Customer Satisfaction

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Netflix suffers one of the largest drops in ACSI history as e-commerce inches up and competition stiffens, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index’s annual E-Commerce Report, produced in partnership with ForeSee. Customer satisfaction with e-commerce websites is up 1% to 80.1 on the ACSI’s 100-point scale, while [...]

AT&T Customers to Trial Enhanced Push To Talk Services

DALLAS, Feb. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – In today’s fast-paced business world, every second counts. Communication must happen in a flash to keep an organization moving. And to help meet this need for speed, AT&T* is launching a charter program to trial a suite of enhanced push to talk (PTT) services that will take workgroup communications to [...]

Apache HTTP Server Release v2.4

OREST HILL, Md., Feb. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of nearly 150 Open Source projects and initiatives, today announced version 2.4 of the award-winning Apache HTTP Server. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101020/DC84911LOGO) Celebrating its 17th anniversary with an all-time record of nearly 400 million Websites powered worldwide(1), the [...]

Microsoft’s Local Language Program

REDMOND, Wash. — Feb. 21, 2012 — In recognition of International Mother Language Day, Microsoft Corp., a strong supporter of language preservation, today highlighted the company’s Local Language Program (LLP), which enables the development of custom language translation. LLP enables 1.7 billion people worldwide to access technology in their own language, while striving to preserve [...]

NVIDIA Tegra-Powered Smartphone Announced

SANTA CLARA, CA — (Marketwire) — 02/20/2012 — NVIDIA and ZTE today announced the ZTE Mimosa X, the first smartphone to be powered both by the NVIDIA ®Tegra ® application processor and its Icera® modem, which came to NVIDIA through its Icera acquisition in mid-2011. “The ZTE Mimosa X is exciting for a few reasons,” [...]