Prevention

AV-Comparatives Release Results of Spring 2020 Anti-Virus Tests for Consumers

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 5:25pm

The results of these tests give users an insight into the effectiveness and efficiency of consumer anti-virus programs that they could otherwise not find.

Key Points: 
  • The results of these tests give users an insight into the effectiveness and efficiency of consumer anti-virus programs that they could otherwise not find.
  • The tests are run against threats of all types, such as viruses, worms, ransomware, exploits, trojans, backdoors, botnets and even brand-new ("0-day") attacks.
  • This makes the tests much more statistically significant than tests that use only 10, 20 or even 100 threats.
  • AV-Comparatives is ISO certified, and undergoes a thorough examination each year to verify that the tests are independent and unbiased.

AV-Comparatives Release Results of Spring 2020 Anti-Virus Tests for Consumers

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 5:16pm

The results of these tests give users an insight into the effectiveness and efficiency of consumer anti-virus programs that they could otherwise not find.

Key Points: 
  • The results of these tests give users an insight into the effectiveness and efficiency of consumer anti-virus programs that they could otherwise not find.
  • The tests are run against threats of all types, such as viruses, worms, ransomware, exploits, trojans, backdoors, botnets and even brand-new ("0-day") attacks.
  • This makes the tests much more statistically significant than tests that use only 10, 20 or even 100 threats.
  • AV-Comparatives is ISO certified, and undergoes a thorough examination each year to verify that the tests are independent and unbiased.

Plano Sunglasses Market 2020-2024 | Product Innovation to Boost Growth | Technavio

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 4:15pm

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

Key Points: 
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200529005315/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Plano Sunglasses Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Technavio suggests three forecast scenarios (optimistic, probable, and pessimistic) considering the impact of COVID-19.
  • Market estimates include pre- and post-COVID-19 impact on the Plano Sunglasses Market Download free sample report
    The market is moderately fragmented, and the degree of fragmentation will accelerate during the forecast period.
  • Product innovation has been instrumental in driving the growth of the market.

Five Data Breaches that Put Victims at Greater Risk of COVID-19 Scams

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 3:05pm

The San Francisco fraud prevention and detection technology firm used its proprietary algorithm to analyze more than 1,000 elements of these five data breaches to produce their respective risk ratings.

Key Points: 
  • The San Francisco fraud prevention and detection technology firm used its proprietary algorithm to analyze more than 1,000 elements of these five data breaches to produce their respective risk ratings.
  • According to Van Dyke, not every data breach opens victims up to COVID-19 related scams, or at least not to the same degree.
  • Breach Clarity's analysis revealed that five recently reported data breaches put victimized consumers at greater risk of targeted scams.
  • "While they didn't break into the top five, a number of smaller breaches directly tied to COVID-19 assistance programs pose particularly concentrated risk to victims," added Van Dyke.

Around the Clock Healthcare Services (ATC) to Offer Turn-Key Onsite COVID-19 Testing Services to All Businesses

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 1:31pm

Today, rising unemployment, repairing the economy, re-opening business, and bringing back workforces safely, including through the utilizations of various testing options, are key topic's in today's news cycle.

Key Points: 
  • Today, rising unemployment, repairing the economy, re-opening business, and bringing back workforces safely, including through the utilizations of various testing options, are key topic's in today's news cycle.
  • By partnering with ATC, businesses will be able to ensure a safe and healthy work environment for their employees without incurring the unnecessary burden of coordinating testing.
  • ATC has taken the steps to invest in those resources that are necessary to provide this comprehensive and unique quality testing solution.
  • Screening: ATC is providing comprehensive screening services to ensure that employees are safe to come into the work place on a daily basis.

OCBC Launches "ReOpen OC Safely" as a Resource to Help OC Businesses Safely Reopen

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 11:30am

IRVINE, Calif., May 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Orange County Business Council has launched " ReOpen OC Safely ," a webpage listing federal, state and county guidelines and orders, as well as industry-specific resources to help businesses prepare to safely reopen as the county continues to respond to the COVID-19 crisis.

Key Points: 
  • IRVINE, Calif., May 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Orange County Business Council has launched " ReOpen OC Safely ," a webpage listing federal, state and county guidelines and orders, as well as industry-specific resources to help businesses prepare to safely reopen as the county continues to respond to the COVID-19 crisis.
  • The site also offers general guidelines common across industry sectors, including: social distancing; cleanliness and sanitation; screening and prevention; transactions; and employee training and tools.
  • "With OCBC's 'ReOpen OC Safely' resource, we strive to assist businesses to protect their customers, employees and the community in a time of pandemic, while also getting back to business.
  • In providing a proactive forum for business and supporting organizations, OCBC helps assure the financial growth of America's sixth largest county.

Voice 4 Impact Automated Contact Tracing: Immediate, Cost-Effective Answer to COVID-19 Containment

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 8:00pm

"There is no better time than right now for decision-makers to pivot to quicker, more efficient and more cost-effective ways to solve widespread problems like COVID-19 containment.

Key Points: 
  • "There is no better time than right now for decision-makers to pivot to quicker, more efficient and more cost-effective ways to solve widespread problems like COVID-19 containment.
  • Borne from our mission to offer technology solutions that save lives and enhance the well-being of society, I.D.ECO is an ideal solution to pandemic containment.
  • Voice 4 Impact, Inc. is a Responsive Crisis Prevention and Management company leveraging Artificial Intelligence to predict and mitigate risk.
  • We are proud to partner with leading academic institutions and subject matter experts to deliver cost-effective technology solutions that yield measurable outcomes.

Global Security Screening Market 2020-2025: Assessment of Impact of Covid-19 on the Security Screening Market

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 7:00pm

Security screening enables the assurance from threat against unethical and unlawful practices and protecting financials and humans.

Key Points: 
  • Security screening enables the assurance from threat against unethical and unlawful practices and protecting financials and humans.
  • Security screening using various technologies such as X-ray scanners, biometric matching, and metal detectors, that are getting very popular at the security checkpoints for expediting the process.
  • The application of security screening has witnessed a positive shift toward a more technologically-advanced approach with the rising demand for enhanced security across the world.
  • TSA also mentioned that, these automated security screening reduced a security screening time by over 30%.

Minted Notifies Users Of Data Security Incident

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 6:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Minted recently became aware of a report that mentioned Minted as one of ten companies impacted by a potential cybersecurity incident.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Minted recently became aware of a report that mentioned Minted as one of ten companies impacted by a potential cybersecurity incident.
  • The information involved includes customers' names and login credentials to their Minted accounts, consisting of their email address and password.
  • The company is reviewing its security protocols and has taken steps to further enhance security.
  • Customers may find more information about the incident on the Minted website at www.minted.com/data-incident-notice .

NeuShield Offers Free Six-Months Ransomware Protection to Healthcare, Public Sector and Education Organizations

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 4:00pm

This year, ransomware attacks doubled, accounting for approximately 80 percent of malware attacks in educational services vs. last years 45 percent, and 61 percent of malware-based incidents in Public Sector were ransomware attacks.

Key Points: 
  • This year, ransomware attacks doubled, accounting for approximately 80 percent of malware attacks in educational services vs. last years 45 percent, and 61 percent of malware-based incidents in Public Sector were ransomware attacks.
  • Likewise, the COVID-19 pandemic has fueled an increase in ransomware attacks targeting healthcare organizations, according to the Microsoft Threat Protection Intelligence Team April 2020 report .
  • NeuShield Data Sentinel is unique because it provides another layer of protection beyond what competitive ransomware solutions offer.
  • To take advantage of this six-months free offer, healthcare, public sector and education focused organizations can contact NeuShield here .