Apax Partners to acquire majority stake in Sophos
by CXOtoday Staff    May 05, 2010
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
IT security and control firm Sophos has reached a definitive agreement to sell a majority interest in the company to Apax Partners, a global private equity group, in a transaction valuing the company at USD 830 million. When the transaction is...
Phishers target Twitter users yet again
by CXOtoday Staff    Feb 26, 2010
Category : News & Analysis
IT security and data protection firm, Sophos, is warning about the latest wave of cyber crime spreading across Twitter - a phishing attack designed to steal login details and hijack accounts.Messages asking "This you????", followed by...
New DLP Solution to Prevent Accidental Data Loss
by CXOtoday Staff    Oct 14, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Sophos, an IT security and data protection company, has introduced 'content-aware' data loss prevention technology to help companies reduce accidental data loss. The new data loss prevention (DLP) technology, the company claims,...
Sophos Acquires ENDFORCE
by CXOtoday Staff    Jan 12, 2007
Category : News & Analysis
Sophos, a provider of integrated threat management solutions, has acquired ENDFORCE. The latter is a provider of endpoint security policy compliance and network access control (NAC) solutions for enterprise customers. With this acquisition,...
Sophos Launches WS1000
by CXOtoday Staff    Jan 10, 2007
Category : News & Analysis
Sophos, a provider of integrated threat management solutions, has launched the WS1000. The latter is a web control platform designed to provide trusted content security, application control and URL filtering in a single appliance solution....
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Anti-Rootkit From Sophos
by CXOtoday Staff    Aug 25, 2006
Category : News & Analysis
Global security major Sophos is offering Anti-Rootkit - a free tool for rootkit detection and removal. Unethical users like hackers use rootkits - software that can hide malicious software like spyware and keyloggers using advanced stealth...
Sober-N Spreading At Alarming Rate
by CXOtoday Staff    May 06, 2005
Category : News & Analysis
SophosLabs, Sophos's network of virus and spam analysis centres, has warned users that the W32/Sober-N worm has now been reported attempting to break into computer systems in over 40 different countries, and shows no signs of slowing...
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Sophos Warns Of New Bagle Trojan
by CXOtoday Staff    Mar 02, 2005
Category : News & Analysis
Experts at SophosLabs, Sophos's global network of virus and spam analysis centres, have detected many samples of a new Trojan horse being sent via e-mail. The Troj/BagleDl-L Trojan horse appears to have been deliberately spammed out to...
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