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F-Secure’s incident response services help organizations contain and mitigate security incidents
2021-07-25 22:45

While it's important to engage incident response during a cyber security incident, F-Secure Consulting's global incident response offerings put equal emphasis on readiness as a strategy for mitigating the risk of cyber attacks. In the last 12 months, F-Secure Consulting responded to dozens of major security incidents for organizations across the globe.

F-Secure Elements streamlines how organizations provision cyber security services
2021-05-19 01:45

F-Secure launched F-Secure Elements: a new cloud-based platform that streamlines how organizations provision cyber security services. Available from F-Secure's service partners with fixed-term license subscriptions, or usage-based billing for greater flexibility, F-Secure Elements empowers organizations to pick cyber security services on terms that accommodate their needs.

North Korean hackers pwned cryptocurrency sysadmin with GDPR-themed LinkedIn lure, says F-Secure
2020-08-25 09:25

Infosec biz F-Secure has uncovered a North Korean phishing campaign that targeted a sysadmin with a fake Linkedin job advert using a General Data Protection Regulation themed lure. The sysadmin worked for a cryptocurrency business, said the threat intel firm, which made him a ripe target for the money-hungry state hackers Lazarus Group, aka APT38, supposedly backed by North Korea.

F-Secure Patches Old AV Bypass Vulnerability
2020-02-18 15:37

A vulnerability addressed by F-Secure in some of its business products could have been exploited to bypass their scanning engine using malformed archives. The patched issue is actually over a decade old - it was initially detailed in 2009 by security researcher Thierry Zoller - and resides in an anti-virus application's inability to scan a compressed archive that a user can access.

F-Secure integrates its cyber security software into Zyxel’s residential gateways and devices
2019-11-14 00:45

Zyxel Communications, a leading provider of secure broadband networking, Internet access and connected home products, announced it has teamed up with F-Secure to integrate the company’s...

F-Secure to acquire MWR InfoSecurity as a significant milestone in the growth strategy
2019-03-27 13:42

F-Secure has on 18 June 2018 signed an agreement to acquire all the outstanding shares of MWR InfoSecurity, a privately held cyber security company operating globally from its main offices in the...

F-Secure acquires MWR InfoSecurity
2018-06-18 14:25

F-Secure has signed an agreement to acquire all the outstanding shares of MWR InfoSecurity, a privately held cyber security company operating globally from its main offices in the UK, the US,...

F-Secure Acquires MWR InfoSecurity for €91 Million
2018-06-18 09:37

Finland-based F-Secure announced on Monday that it has entered an agreement to acquire cybersecurity consultancy MWR InfoSecurity for over €91.6 million ($106 million) in cash and the promise of a...

Flaw in F-Secure Products Allowed Code Execution via Malicious Archives
2018-06-05 15:48

A critical vulnerability affecting many consumer and corporate products from F-Secure could have been exploited for remote code execution using specially crafted archive files. read more

F-Secure Unveils New Endpoint Detection & Response Solution
2018-05-18 16:03

Finland-based cybersecurity firm F-Secure on Thursday announced the launch of a new endpoint detection and response (EDR) solution that combines human expertise and artificial intelligence. read more