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McAfee

McAfee is an American global computer security software company founded by John McAfee.

McAfee is an American global computer security software company founded by John McAfee.

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Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business
June 16, 2021
CNN
Peloton users are being warned of a new security threat relating to the touchscreen on their Bike+ that could potentially be controlled by hackers.
June 15, 2021
AP NEWS
MADRID (AP) -- Detained antivirus software entrepreneur John McAfee testified in a Spanish court Tuesday as part of his fight against extradition to the United States, where he is wanted on tax-related criminal charges that carry a prison sentence of up to 30 years.
Brand Post
June 11, 2021
CIO
Chris Peake, VP of Information Security (CISO) at Smartsheet, shares details about our latest capabilities and partnerships, announced at ENGAGE, that align with the evolving security, governance, and compliance needs of our customers.
Alex Scroxton
June 3, 2021
ComputerWeekly.com
FireEye has agreed to sell its products business and name to a private equity consortium, while Mandiant will spin out as an independent threat intel business
Divya Kala Bhavani
June 1, 2021
The Hindu
McAfee's '2021 Consumer Security Mindset Survey' reveals much of 2020 saw an average of 648 new cyber-threats per minute. Plus, some security tips for all netizens:
Alex Scroxton
May 25, 2021
ComputerWeekly.com
Consumers who found their McAfee antivirus contracts auto-renewed will be able to get out of their contracts and get their money back
Aditya Saroha
May 6, 2021
The Hindu
Passwords with a user's name or their pet's name can make it easy for cyber criminals to hack as a lot of personal data is available online.
Dan Goodin
April 20, 2021
Ars Technica
Google removes eight apps after receiving report from researchers.
Million Insights
April 13, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- The global messaging security market size is anticipated to value USD 11.10 billion until 2025. It is also expected to register a CAGR of 13.7%...
Poltergeist Exchange
March 10, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Poltergeist Exchange has partnered with GHOST by McAfee to bring a private stable coin and privacy dex to the GHOST by McAfee blockchain....
Anthony Ha
March 8, 2021
TechCrunch
PayPal acquires a cryptocurrency startup, Apple discontinues the iMac Pro and McAfee sells its enterprise business. This is your Daily Crunch for March 8, 2021. The big story: PayPal acquires Curv This deal will grow PayPal's cryptocurrency team by bringing on Curv, a startup working with exchanges, brokers and over-the-counter desks to help their users [...]
Ron Miller
March 8, 2021
TechCrunch
Security firm McAfee announced this morning that will be selling its enterprise business to a consortium led by the private equity firm Symphony Technology Group for $4 billion. It should pair well with RSA, another enterprise-focused security company the private equity firm purchased last February for $2 billion. McAfee President and Chief Executive Officer, Peter [...]
Philip Whiteside
March 6, 2021
Sky News
Authorities say he and his bodyguard exploited his Twitter following to inflate prices of cryptocurrencies and concealed payments.
March 6, 2021
The Indian Express
The Justice Department said McAfee and his accomplices reaped more than $13 million from the schemes. The charges were brought in Manhattan federal court.
ABC News
March 5, 2021
www.abc.net.au
The antivirus software entrepreneur is indicted on fraud and money laundering conspiracy charges alleging that he and cohorts made more than $16.9 million by fooling investors zealous over the emerging cryptocurrency market.
March 5, 2021
The Economic Times
McAfee and his bodyguard Jimmy Gale Watson Jr were charged for a scheme to exploit McAfee's large Twitter following by publicly touting cryptocurrency offerings and digital tokens that they later sold once prices rose on the promotions, according to the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
Brian Barrett
March 5, 2021
Wired
The 75-year-old antivirus entrepreneur faces up to 80 years in prison if convicted.
LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press
March 5, 2021
ABC News
Antivirus software entrepreneur John McAfee is charged with fraud and money laundering conspiracy crimes in a newly unsealed indictment in New York
The Associated Press
March 5, 2021
CTVNews
Antivirus software entrepreneur John McAfee was indicted on fraud and money laundering conspiracy charges alleging that he and cohorts made over $13 million by fooling investors zealous over the emerging cryptocurrency market, authorities said Friday.
Adi Robertson
March 5, 2021
The Verge
John David McAfee and his bodyguard / advisor Jimmy Watson have been charged with securities fraud over a cryptocurrency "pump and dump" scheme that used McAfee's Twitter account.
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