Secure Computing has reported an ingenious new type of phishing scam that uses VOIP telephony to entrap its victims. Dubbed "vishing", the fraud sees a randomly dialled user phoned by an automated system to be told that their credit card has been used illegally.
Internet search engines are now one of the commonest means by which malware spreads, a new study has suggested. The study, carried out by McAfee spyware expert Ben Edelman, analyzed common searches on all the Net
Iomega has become the latest company to announce a network-attached storage (NAS) box with built-in wireless access. The notable feature of the new Iomega StorCenter Wireless Network Storage is its 1 Terabyte capacity, easily the largest such capacity available in an affordable wireless NAS.
Security professionals are enjoying growing levels of influence inside corporate boardrooms, a new study has suggested. According to the second annual Global Information Security Workforce Study from IDC, sponsored by International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC)2, the trend is the result of security being seen as a business, rather than a purely IT, function.