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March 23, 2010

Give me Independent Testing or Give me Death

235 years ago today (March 23, 1775), Patrick Henry gave a powerful speech to Virginia’s delegates in Richmond that ended in the famous saying, “give me liberty, or give me death.” Liberty, freedom, and independence are powerful ideas central to free nations, and also advocated by many businesses in those nations.

March 11, 2010

Malware – It keeps going, and going and going…

Would it not be enough for you to worry about picking up a malware infection via an e-mail, infected program or social media Web site. Now consumers have to worry about every intelligent device they plug into your computer.

March 10, 2010

RSAC2010: ICSA Labs

I took a few minutes to sit down with Andy Hayter of ICSA Labs to talk about anti-virus testing, education of consumers and a new initiative to use the testing ICSA does in the real world.

February 15, 2010

ICSA Labs Making News Again

February 11, 2010

Happy Valentines Day -- here’s your malware.

Pick a holiday, any holiday, and get ready for targeted, malicious email. It starts with a simple email wishing you a Happy Valentine’s Day. These sweet wishes are followed by a link that instructs you to click on it to see or hear a message from that special someone. Click on that link, however, and a Web site pops up that asks you to download a codec or update to Flash, a music player or video viewer....

January 21, 2010

USA Today quotes ICSA Labs Anti-Malcode Program Manager on scammers and Hatien relief.

The ICSA Labs Anti-Malcode Program Manager, Andy Hayter was interview by USA Today for comments on what to expect from spammers trying to capitalize on the Haitian relief effort.

January 6, 2010

ICSA Labs Offers Tips to Help Enterprises Save Time and Resources When Selecting Security Products in 2010

Finding the right security products to protect an organization’s computer systems is often a difficult, time-consuming task. With so many offerings on the market, how does an organization know which product best meets its needs and delivers on its claims? One way companies can accomplish this more easily – and save time and resources – is to rely on third parties to provide independent product assurance as part of the request-for-proposal (RFP) process.

October 22, 2009

ICSA Labs Offers First Anti-Virus Certification Program for Microsoft Windows 7

Five Software Vendors Meet Testing Criteria

September 29, 2009

ICSA Labs Endorses National Cyber Security Awareness Month

ICSA Labs Endorses National Cyber Security Month

August 20, 2009

CSO Security Blog - Building a Successful Anti-Malware Strategy

This is the first part of my Black Hat interview with Andrew D. Hayter, Anti-Malcode Program Manager for ICSA Labs. In this installment, Mr. Hayter highlights the challenges businesses face in mitigating malware-related risks.