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McAfee overpaid big time for SafeBoot

The strategy to bundle SafeBoot's full-disk encryption into McAfee's PC security software is a sound one, but it's still hard to justify the $350 million sale price.

By Oct. 9, 2007


Safe boot doesn't work -- check default boot partition

A process needed to troubleshoot many Mac OS X 10.5.3 issues.

By May. 31, 2008


McAfee's focus as a one-stop shop

In this growing global recession, the security company may be one company that is able to swim against the tide.

By Nov. 3, 2008


Hardware-based encryption will win in the laptop market

Large organizations are no longer willing to gamble with lost or stolen laptops; soon laptops will come with encrypting hard drives as standard.

By Oct. 23, 2007


Adobe Creative Suite 2.0 (CS2) installer fails partway through on some Intel-based Macs -- fixes

Adobe Creative Suite 2.0 (CS2) installer fails partway through on some Intel-based Macs -- fixes

By May. 24, 2006


McAfee aims to broaden portfolio with Secure Computing buy

Through acquisitions like Secure Computing, McAfee is surrounding its existing franchises with additional complementary pieces.

By Sep. 22, 2008


Apple to open up for the enterprise?

With its culture of secrecy, Apple seems to prefer one-off deals. But regardless of how it decides to encrypt iPhones, it will need to work with major management vendors.

By Aug. 26, 2008


A summer of industry consolidation

So much for business slowing down in the summer. Brocade, McAfee, and others are forking over cash in an effort to scale up.

By Aug. 4, 2008


Full Disk Encryption isn't FDE anymore

Given the slew of privacy regulations and publicly disclosed breaches, laptop encryption is now a must-have.

By Jun. 13, 2008


Encryption specialists: To buy or not to buy?

A look at market conditions tells you why it made sense for security widget maker SafeNet to buy Ingrian, and for Symantec to partner with GuardianEdge.

By Mar. 11, 2008