Online commerce is having a greater impact on our lives as more and more businesses take advantage of these new sales channels, from e-tail to mobile commerce, to creating stand-alone mobile apps. With this in mind, we pinpointed four key topics impacting the eCommerce industry today, and created word clouds based on the data ...
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Ecommerce is shaping up to be a major part of the global retail market, with Forrester predicting that U.S. online retail sales alone will top $370 Billion by 2017. With this in mind, it’s no wonder so many people hope to take advantage of these profits by creating their own online business. Although it’s easier ...
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This blog was written by Nat Smith. McAfee Network Security Platform release 7.5 just hit the streets and has a massive game changer for IPS – ‘more’ malware defenses. Malware is the scariest new threat in network security, and most IPS products are stuck using only legacy techniques to defend against it. McAfee now stands ...
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McAfee Network Security Platform customers have benefited from malware protection for some time now. Most customers already use McAfee Global Threat Intelligence (GTI), which has been available since the 6.0 release. The largest and most used reputation service, with over 64 Billion queries per day, GTI classifies files as either good (whitelist) or bad (blacklist), ...
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Cloud computing continues to be a hot topic. But so what if people are talking about it, who is actually adopting it? One of the questions I have been asking myself is, ‘Will cloud be adopted for critical infrastructure? And what is the security perspective on this? Naturally a blog to answer that question will ...
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One of the biggest challenges for Data Protection solution is identifying sensitive data.  Today, organizations generate various types of sensitive data, ranging from regulated data such as PCI to unstructured data such as product designs.  Not all sensitive data can be identified and protected via regular expressions and keywords. By supplementing End-user Classification to the ...
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Some of you may know this, but before coming to McAfee, I worked for Cisco Systems.  So believe me when I say that Cisco is no push-over.  Cisco is competitive and the people at Cisco work hard to win.  That’s why I was particularly interested in the news that Cisco recommended McAfee for its IronPort ...
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Last month, Gartner published its 2012 Magic Quadrant for Network Intrusion Prevention Systems. As in previous years, Gartner’s 2012 results show McAfee as a leader in what has become a very competitive vendor landscape. Gartner states that “the capabilities of IPS products need to adapt to changing threats, and next-generation IPSs (NGIPSs) have evolved in ...
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Following our acquisition of NitroSecurity last year, we have been working towards fully integrating their Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) technology into our portfolio of solutions. McAfee Enterprise Security Manager (the fruit of our combined efforts) recently received a 5-star rating from SC Magazine, and now we are proud to announce that McAfee has ...
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