• Verizon, McAfee form security alliance

    Posted October 8, 2009 - 12:35 pm

    Verizon Business and McAfee have entered into a strategic agreement that will give Verizon Business customers access to McAfee's entire line of enterprise security products and services.
  • Adobe, McAfee to combine DRM and data-loss prevention

    Posted September 28, 2009 - 12:56 pm

    Adobe Systems and McAfee will jointly develop a product that combines digital rights management capabilities with technology designed to prevent data from leaking outside corporate networks, the companies said Monday.
  • McAfee expands in China for expected security boom

    Posted June 23, 2009 - 5:07 pm

    McAfee is expanding its staff in China amid a boom in the country's security market fueled by the launch of next-generation mobile networks.
  • Symantec, McAfee to pay fines over auto-renewals

    Posted June 10, 2009 - 4:02 pm

    Antivirus vendors Symantec and McAfee have agreed to pay the New York Attorney General's office US$375,000 in fines to settle charges that they automatically charged customers software subscription renewal fees without their permission.
  • McAfee reports huge drop in spam

    Posted May 5, 2009 - 1:15 pm

    Global e-mail spam volumes have dropped 20% for the first quarter this year compared with the same period last year, according to McAfee's latest research on the topic.
  • SaaS Web security a cheaper option, McAfee says

    Posted April 30, 2009 - 11:58 am

    McAfee has released a SaaS Web security tool for protecting a distributed workforce from Web threats, while rendering IT departments fewer upfront costs in light of current budgetary constraints.
  • McAfee launches 'online 911' for cybercrime victims

    Posted April 28, 2009 - 9:15 am

    McAfee has launched a new Web site designed to help cybercrime victims recover from hacker attacks.
  • Spam e-mails killing the environment, McAfee report says

    Posted April 15, 2009 - 9:15 am

    McAfee report claims spam e-mails create as much carbon dioxide as 3.1 million cars.
  • Secure Computing's channel absorbed at McAfee

    Posted April 9, 2009 - 6:25 pm

    Last November, McAfee closed its $465 million acquisition of Secure Computing. It was a good deal for McAfee, since Secure's firewalls and other security products have always been highly regarded. But when a smaller company is bought by a larger company, what happens to the smaller company's sales channel?
  • McAfee builds SaaS arm

    Posted February 2, 2009 - 5:36 pm

    McAfee on Monday announced that it has rolled its SaaS security offerings into a new business unit.
  • Security resellers and new threats

    Posted December 19, 2008 - 12:01 pm

    An article entitled "IT security resellers faced new kinds of threats in 2008" makes some relevant points for those involved in selling security solutions.

  • McAfee looks to security in virtual environments

    Posted October 20, 2008 - 1:48 pm

    McAfee is hunkering down to integrate the security technologies it has bought over the past several months into its varied line of security software and appliances. Two trends in the company's activities are developing parallel products for deployment as software on endpoints and as network-based appliances. This week, for instance, the company is announcing that NAC software can be installed on its IntruShield IPS appliance to give customers the option of enforcing NAC policies in the network, not just on the endpoint. The company is bringing management of these platforms under control of its ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) in an effort to centralize control of network security. Network World Senior Editor Tim Greene spoke with McAfee CEO Dave DeWalt about these efforts as well as other issues facing the company.
  • Mergers in the security business

    Posted September 24, 2008 - 12:14 pm

    Despite the shaky economy, there are still some companies out there with money to burn. The pace of acquisition is likely to slow down, but they are still trickling on, most recently, with McAfee's "a href="" target="new">deal to acquire Secure Computing for $465 million.
  • McAfee to buy Secure Computing

    Posted September 22, 2008 - 10:44 am

    Security software vendor McAfee has agreed to buy network security specialist Secure Computing in a deal worth around US$465 million, it said Monday.

  • McAfee, Symantec ready VM security products

    Posted September 15, 2008 - 10:35 am

    With VMware's user conference beginning this week in Las Vegas, security vendors Symantec and McAfee are readying new products designed to lock down the software running in virtual machine environments.
  • McAfee to buy data protection vendor Reconnex

    Posted July 31, 2008 - 8:20 pm

    Looking to expand its range of data protection products, McAfee said Thursday that it will acquire Reconnex, a maker of data protection appliances and software.
  • McAfee: SMBs underestimate cybercrime risks

    Posted July 23, 2008 - 9:16 am

    The latest survey from security vendor McAfee has found that small to medium-size businesses in North America and Europe wrongly conclude their revenue is too low to draw the attention of cybercriminals.
  • Storm worm exploits US, Iran tensions

    Posted July 10, 2008 - 11:07 am

    The authors of Nuwar -- also known as the Storm worm -- are exploiting the escalating political tensions between the U.S. and Iran to encourage users to download the malware, according to McAfee Avert Labs.
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