McAfee Co-President: Social Media Is Malware Launchpad

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http://www.thevarguy.com – McAfee Co-President Michael DeCesare this morning offered an update on the Intel-McAfee synergies, and he sees four trends impacting the future of IT security: (1) Social media, (2)public and private cloud, (3) big data and (4) the app explosion tied to mobile. He predicted within our lifetimes, a cyber attack will bring down critical infrastructure involving oil, gas, electricity or some other critical service. How should channel partners focus their efforts? Here’s a live blog on DeCesare’s views from McAfee FOCUS 12 — a partner and customer conference in Las Vegas right n (IT news)