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Mobile Banking and the Risks
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Mobile Banking and the R...

There is no doubt that mobile banking is going to become very significant in 2014, if it isn’t already. In the United States, a quarter of all people selecting a bank say mobile banking is a “must-have”. In parts of the developing world, mobile banking is even the dominant form of banking. There is no doubt anymore that mobile banking is a big part of the banking landscape – which means, of course, that it is bound to become a big part of the threat landscape as well. In the past, smartphones were generally used to help protect normal online banking transactions. Banks would send users a Transaction Authorization Number (TAN) via SMS that they would have to enter on their PCs to verify that a transaction was valid. It’s essentially a form of two-factor authorization that...
Google Sets New ‘Aggressive’ 7-Day Deadline For Vendors To Reveal Or Fix Zero-Day Bugs Under Attack
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Is it time to dump endpo...

Last month, an article in Dark Reading by Robert Lemos asked it it was “Time To Dump Antivirus As Endpoint Protection?”. It referenced a recent Google research paper that outlined their new reputation technology called CAMP (short for Content-Agnostic Malware Protection), which they claim protects against 98.6% of malware downloaded via their Chrome browser, as opposed to the 25 percent detected by the best performing antivirus engine they tested. Watch Raimund Genes, CTO of Trend Micro, viewpoint on this subject.
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2013 Threat Predictions ...

In this third and final part of a series of videos from TrendLabs, Raimund Genes (CTO – Trend Micro) and Myla Pilao (Marketing Director – TrendLabs) discuss his insights on the growing complexity of managing multiple devices, platforms and accounts, as well as on “the Internet of things”. He also provides a single tip end-users should do for the coming year.