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How closely do you monitor your network?

I'm curious to hear about the steps taken by your company in monitoring the corporate network. Do you have any tips, tricks and advice to offer?

Symantec: Cybercriminals extort $5M a year using ransomware

Ransomware is a highly lucrative business for cybercriminals, according to a new report by Symantec. This is because up to 2.9 percent of compromised users pay up rather than work around them, says the security vendor.

McAfee AV update debacle reveals weakness of push updates

This week isn't a good week to be working at McAfee. A serious error in a virus definition somehow slipped through and got pushed out to live subscribers. The result for affected systems was

German government steps in to clean malware

At the fourth German IT summit last week, the German government announced plans to help its citizens detect and eliminate malware from their computers. This will be done in conjunction with ISPs who