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SAN DIEGO: Aethlon Medical, Inc. has disclosed that it will provide Hemopurifier® therapy under FDA expanded access "emergency use" provisions to support requests from qualified physicians and institutes that may seek to treat ebola virus infection in the United States.

Todd brings 18 years of IT and security sales experience, including seven years with Cisco,to his new role

LONDON (UK): Lancope, Inc., has appointed a technology industry veteran Ben Todd as sales director for Europe. Throughout his 18 year technology sales career, Todd has worked with companies including Cisco, EMC and Touchbase, providing IT and security solutions to major UK and global players in the financial services, hospitality, professional services, legal and media industries. In his new role, he is responsible for growing, managing and developing Lancope’s European sales team, as well as aligning the team’s goals and objectives with other Lancope groups and strategic partners across the globe.

As we approach the busy retail weekend - dubbed Black Friday and Cyber Monday (28 November and 1 December respectively), with anticipated online sales growth this year of between eight and 11%, many retailers will 'freeze' all critical transaction and other supporting systems in an effort to avoid system outages.

However, given that the last 12 months has seen an unprecedented number of breaches - up 26.9% from 2013, with retailers uppermost in the criminals sights, Tenable Network Security asks if retailers security practices should be on the 'naughty list' this December:

Bromium Inc. has announced the publication of “Understanding Crypto-ransomware,” a research report which analyses the anatomy of an attack. The report dissects the sophisticated malware, which evades detection-based security solutions, such as antivirus, and leverages advanced encryption to encode enterprise file types until a ransom is paid, resulting in millions of dollars of losses.

With just over a week to go until the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) hosts its annual South East Business Crime Conference, the Association has announced details of the exhibitors set to demonstrate the very latest in security solutions first-hand to delegates at the show.

Skyguard will be showcasing their exclusive range of personal safety devices and smartphone apps at this year’s Lone Worker Safety Conference, held at the Olympia Conference Centre on 25th November, Vigilance can report.

 

EPSOM: Kroll Ontrack announced its 12th annual list of the top 10 data disasters from 2014. For the last 12 years, Kroll Ontrack has been collecting and publishing a list of the toughest physical and logical failures from its offices around the globe.