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Websense, Inc.

August 11, 2009 16:05 ET

Websense Releases Monthly Threat Video

"This Month in the Threat Webscape" Video Presents Up-to-Date Research on Latest Web, Email and Data Security Challenges

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - August 11, 2009) - Websense, Inc. (NASDAQ: WBSN) today released the most recent video report covering Web threat activity for July 2009. The video supplement to the monthly "This Month in the Threat Webscape" report produced by Websense Security Labs presents an informative recap of the most pressing Web, email and data security challenges for the month.

The video is designed to provide researchers, information security professionals and Websense customers with an up-to-date overview on breaking security research conducted by the Websense Security Lbs and other security researchers around the globe. This month's report covers:

--  Zero Day and critical threats in Microsoft IE, Firefox and Adobe
--  Koobface worm maliciously targeting Twitter
--  Rumors on Twitter spreading malicious links
--  Hackers using search engine optimization (SEO) poisoning on Google to
    lead to Rogue anti-virus sites
--  An exploit on Apple's iPhone which could allow a hacker to take
    control of the phone through a series of text messages

Videos for the current and preceding months can be viewed at the Websense Security Labs YouTube channel:

A more detailed analysis of these and other topics is presented in the monthly blog "This Month in the Threat Webscape" at There users can also get the most up to date alerts and research from the constantly shifting threat landscape or sign up to follow Websense via RSS feeds or on Twitter.

About Websense, Inc.

Websense, Inc. (NASDAQ: WBSN), a global leader in integrated Web, data and email security solutions, provides Essential Information Protection™ for approximately 44 million product seats under subscription. Distributed through its global network of channel partners, Websense software and hosted security solutions help organizations block malicious code, prevent the loss of confidential information and enforce Internet use and security policies. For more information, visit

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