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07/06/2011

eSafe Version 8.6 Has Been Released

Discover eSafe Content Security v8.6

When it comes to content security, it is essential to stay ahead of the times by incorporating new features and functions for a more secure email and web gateway. We are glad to announce the release of eSafe Content Security v8.6  managed availability from June 28, 2011

New Functionalities & Enhancements

The highlights of this release of eSafe include:

  • Additional Data Loss / Leak Prevention (DLP) functionality with an advanced dictionary creator tool
    - Allows create unique and costume DLP dictionaries per the organization needs with full Unicode support
  • New Transparent SSL Mode
    - Intercepts and scans encrypted SSL/HTTP traffic is now built-in part of the eSafe bridge/router installation mode
  • Web Quota Control enhancements
    - New competitive feature allowing monitor and enforce company policy for users/groups that exceeded their daily web quota
  • Mail IP Reputation features
    - New Anti-Spam engine that rejects spam email based on the sender IP reputation on connection time.
    - Rejects and eliminates 80% of spam email before they even establish SMTP connection
  • New dynamic URL Filtering Engine
    - 80 URL categories, over 100m URLs categories - More than 90% URL category classification
    - No more huge local DB, only local dynamic cache with common URLs
  • New Web 2.0 Script analysis engine
    - New faster and better script analysis engine to treat the latest up-to-date malwares and web exploits
  • Central Management functionalities enhancements

For more information about the new eSafe v8.6 version and evaluation process, please contact your local SafeNet sales representative

11/11/2010

Weekly Security News – November 11, 2010

1. Facebook, Twitter fail latest security assessment
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2. Hackers break into OECD computer system
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3. ZeuS attackers set up honeypot for researchers
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4. Two alleged Zeus mules arrested in Wisconsin
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5. GoDaddy-hosted websites injected with malicious code
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6. Man Pleads Guilty to $4.8 Million ATM Fraud
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7. Man loses millions in computer virus-related scam
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8. Breaches cost health care industry $6 billion annually
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9. Burglar cuffed after crime scene MySpace blunder
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10. Student who hacked Bill O'Reilly gets 30 months
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11. Barracuda first security vendor to pay for bug finds
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12. 2 Charged With Fraud of Millions From Pianist
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13.  Latest IE 0-day exploit finds its way into Eleonore toolkit
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14. Malicious URLs Pose Mobile Hijacking Risk
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15. Hacker accesses Louisiana EMT licensing database
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16. Employees will take bigger risks during this holiday season
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17. Nasty IE 0day exploit hosted on Amnesty International site
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18. Virus Leads to $20 Million Scam
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11/04/2010

Weekly Security News – November 4, 2010

1. Police To Get Facebook Lessons
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2.  Facebook discovers and "punishes" UID-selling developers
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3. Guarding Your Business Against Social Networking Hacks
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4. Spying app kicked out of Android Market
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5. Russian-Armenian botnet suspect raked in $140,000 a month
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6. Adobe Accelerates Patch Schedule for Critical Flash Bug
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7. Turkey reinstates YouTube ban
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8. Perverted Facebook hacker targeted women
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9. Five LinkedIn privacy settings you need to know about
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10. Police leak risks security catastrophe
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11. Where did all the Viagra spam go?
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12. Internet Explorer users warned of new zero-day attacks
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13. DDOS Attack on Myanmar Takes the Country Offline
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08/19/2010

Weekly Security News – August 19, 2010

1.  Fake dislike button Facebook scam
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2.  Who is the typical Russian hacker?
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3.  BlackBerry gives in, to provide access to encrypted data
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4.  Resourceful attackers continue to make the web insecure
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5.  Most attacks on federal networks financially motivated
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6.  5 reasons IT pros should be paranoid
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7.  Security software market to grow 11% this year
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8.  Source of recent malicious malware campaigns
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9.  TICKET SHARKS: 60 000 names sold on the black market
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10.  Doherty Hotel’s database fraudulently accessed; 150 credit cards subject of probe
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11.  Hackers steal customer data by accessing supermarket database
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08/05/2010

Weekly Security News – August 5, 2010

1.   U.K. government nixes 'kill IE6' campaign
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2.   Facebook's 500 millionth member highlights risks
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3.   Summer holiday security checklist
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4.   63% consider international cyber-espionage acceptable
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5.   Hong Kong e-payment firm admits selling customer data
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6.   Seven myths about zero day vulnerabilities debunked
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7.   US Still Number One Malware Producer
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8.   Microsoft patches the critical Windows LNK vulnerability
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9.   Cyber War is not the Cold War
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10. China Called a Hacker's Marketplace
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11. Brothers admit spam campaign against college students
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12. DeepWater Horizon (BP oil spill) appears to be a control system cyber incident
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13. US at High Risk for Computer Attack
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14. Android wallpaper app stealing user data and sending it to China
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15. Turkish pranksters load Facebook Translate with swears
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01/28/2010

Hackers use a Facebook hoax to plant Rouge Antimalware

Hackers are spreading a rumor regarding Facebook, describingit as a botnet that is used it to infect Facebook users with rogueanti-malware. In the last 48 hours a rumor was spread claiming that an“unnamed app” in Facebook is actually a bot Trojan. The rumor was a hoax, and  hackers used it to distribute malicious fake antivirus software (Rougeanti-malware). When Googling for “unnamed app”, people received links to siteswhich pose as security sites but are actually fake antivirus traps – rogueanti-malware sites. Please be aware.