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CREDANT announces strong start to 2010

CREDANT Technologies today announced exceptional growth in the first six months of 2010 driven by new partnerships with Dell, LANDesk, and Cisco Systems. Financial highlights for the first half of 2010.. more
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Businesses still failing to encrypt data on USB sticks

As threats to corporate data grow, and the cost of breaches increase, a survey of alleged security conscious professionals has remarkably revealed that over half of respondents (52%), who admit to.. more
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NHS Forth Valley loses USB stick

Reports are coming in that a member of staff at one of NHS Forth Valley’s secure mental health units has been suspended over the apparent loss of a USB stick containing.. more
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3.3 million customer records stolen in Minnesota

A theft incident involving the data of 3.3 million people in the US has ended well, with 650 CDs and floppy disks containing data on current plus former student loan customers of a US credit insurer ending up being recovered, says Credant Technologies. According to.. more
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Credant Encryption Security Solutions Now Available On Dell Systems

Credant Technologies, the market leader in endpoint data protection solutions, will provide Dell with encryption and data protection for its commercial client systems. Beginning today, Dell customers may select the Credant Mobile Guardian Dell Edition security encryption solution factory installed on Dell Precision™ workstations, Latitude™.. more
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4,500 USBs are left in Dry Cleaners

A survey released today reveals that in the last year, 4,500 memory sticks have been forgotten in people’s pockets as they take their clothes to be washed at the local dry cleaners. From 6th April onwards if data is lost and it causes a major.. more
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CREDANT Launches Mobile Guardian Enterprise Edition v6.5

CREDANT Technologies has released CREDANT Mobile Guardian Enterprise Edition (CMG EE v6.5), which includes full disk encryption and protection for Mac OS X in addition to improvements in usability, transparency and manageability for endusers of Windows and Smartphone devices. CMG EE v6.5 for Mac extends.. more
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Credant warns firms to encrypt customer data

Security specialist Credant Technologies has reminded all firms that store customer details to ensure that they encrypt data. Credant issued the warning following reports that the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has taken action against a UK-based insurance company for failing to protect the data of.. more
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IT professionals lax about mobile passwords

IT professionals believe password protecting mobile handsets is a waste of time, according to a new study. Over a third of IT security workers polled by Credant Technologies confessed to not protecting their personal or work smartphone with a password, despite knowing that their handset.. more
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PIN cracker situation due to weak security

Revelations that hackers have discovered a method of cracking PINs from payment cards as they travel from an ATM to a banking computer are the direct result of sloppy security practices, says Credant Technologies, the military grade encryption specialist. “The report, from Verizon Business, claims.. more
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