You’re about to go online to make a financial transaction, but you don’t realize that your computer has been breached by malicious hackers: it’s loaded with malware and spyware. Verdasys believes that its tool, SiteTrust, can intervene at this point to keep your identity safe. SiteTrust buries itself deep in a computer’s operating system, where it can take fundamental control of most of the machine’s operations. Malware can’t attempt to interfere in an online transaction without SiteTrust’s knowing.
Credit: Courtesy Verdasys
Cost: Free to customers through participating financial institutions
Subscribe to Continue Reading
Uh oh–you've read all five of your free articles for this month.
Insider Online Only
$19.95/yr US PRICE
States Are Putting the Brakes on Municipal Broadband
Tennessee and North Carolina join other states in siding with cable and telecom companies, rather than allowing cities to provide affordable connectivity.
The Best of the Physics arXiv (week ending August 27, 2016)
This week’s most thought-provoking papers from the Physics arXiv.
Israeli Hacking Firm Said to Be Behind Groundbreaking iOS Malware
NSO Group, a firm that trades in spyware, stands accused of peddling an unprecedented attack on iPhones.