John McAfee Deal To Acquire Intel Security and McAfee.com?

a {text-decoration: none;} a:hover {text-decoration: underline;} Steve Morgan, Editor-In-Chief John McAfee — legendary founder of his namesake McAfee anti-virus business — told Cybersecurity Ventures in an email last night he is seriously interested in acquiring his former brand back from Intel Corp. McAfee Associates was founded by John McAfee in 1987 and became one of the fastest growing and most profitable internet businesses of its time. The company went public… Read more »


Sale of Intel’s cybersecurity business would not be a bellwether

a {text-decoration: none;} a:hover {text-decoration: underline;} This article was published July 27, 2016 on Thomson Reuters Westlaw as the CQ Roll Call Washington Data Privacy Briefing. By Paul Merrion Intel Corp.’s apparent decision to downsize its cybersecurity business — or get out of it entirely — probably says a lot more about Intel than the industry’s prospects for growth. Intel has been struggling to get beyond a decline in sales of personal… Read more »


WhatsApp Message Hacked By John McAfee And Crew, Part II

a {text-decoration: none;} a:hover {text-decoration: underline;} Steve Morgan, Editor-In-Chief On May 14, 2016 at 2:46pm EST, Cybersecurity expert John McAfee and a team of four other hackers, using their own servers located in a remote section in the mountains of Colorado, were able to read an encrypted WhatsApp message. The big news that followed? McAfee tried tricking reporters into thinking he hacked WhatsApp’s encryption. Although, that is not at all what happened…. Read more »


Cybersecurity 500 List Of The World’s Hottest Cybercrime Defenders

a {text-decoration: none;} a:hover {text-decoration: underline;} Steve Morgan, Editor-In-Chief Cybersecurity Ventures announces the definitive list of the top cyber defense firms globally for the second quarter of 2016. “Cyber defense has never been more critical than it is today, and the Cybersecurity 500 recognizes the “companies to watch” on the front lines of this battle” said Dave DeWalt, CEO and Chairman of the Board at FireEye, in Q1 2015 when… Read more »


WhatsApp Message Hacked By John McAfee And Crew

a {text-decoration: none;} a:hover {text-decoration: underline;} Steve Morgan, Editor-In-Chief Cybersecurity expert John McAfee and a team of four other hackers, using their own servers located in a remote section in the mountains of Colorado, were able to read an encrypted WhatsApp message. McAfee broke the hack news to Cybersecurity Ventures by phone, and followed with an email to us providing details of the feat. The WhatsApp message was exchanged between two… Read more »