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  1. Enterprise mobile apps in 2015: 6 expert predictionsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | Aurora Era-Banner

    ... cloud, private cloud and the on-premise data centre." Kevin Mahaffey, Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at Lookout, told CBR: "As of January 2014, mobile apps (not mobile browsers) replaced desktop web browsers as the primary way people use ...


  2. Cincinnati startup named fastest growing in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Business Journal

    Ahalogy earned that designation from San Francisco-based startup research firm Mattermark. Mount Lookout-based Ahalogy helps brands increase engagement on Pinterest.


  3. Todd Harrison's Random Thoughts: Crude, Cannabis and the DealBook ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Minyanville

    ... CEO Jawbone Laurence Fink, CEO BlackRock Jessica Alba / Brian Lee, co-founders The Honest Company John Hering, CEO Lookout Tony Schwartz, CEO The Energy Project Stephen A. Schwarzman, CEO Blackstone Ken Chenault, CEO American Express Adam Silver, ...


  4. Rocks, woods, views and history at Peninsula preserveRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | SFGate

    ... about the park would try to find a parking space, a nearly impossible task on weekends, at Caltrans' Skeggs Point Lookout, then cross the road and walk along the two-lane highway to the trailhead. A new parking lot solves that problem. A new ...


  5. Cheapest tablets pose biggest security risksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Network World

    ... applications from their official sources. A number of vendors make such apps, he said, including AVG AntiVirus and Lookout. "Within that application we give some steps that the user can take to increase their score and resolve some of the security ...


  6. Android Malware - NotCompatible variants major threat in 2014Read the original story

    Saturday Nov 29 | MSMVPs

    Lookout said it believes, based on attempted infections of its user base of 50 million, that the total number of people who have encountered the malware in the United States exceeds four million. The attackers goal, researchers say, is to infect as many smartphones as possible and turn them into a so-called botnet, a network of infected devices that can be used by attackers for various malicious purposes.


  7. Macy's Great Tree Lighting.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | San Francisco Magazine

    ... AIDS Foundation. Where: The run starts in UN Plaza and continues to Noe and Market Streets, ending in front of Lookout. When: Saturday December 6, 9am Cost: $50 (but remember, it's for charity!) Why: Upon reaching the finish line, runners will be ...


  8. Sophisticated variant of NotCompatible Android malware uncoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | TechSpot

    Researchers at San Francisco-based mobile security company Lookout have uncovered a malware that allows attackers to infiltrate secure enterprise networks via compromised Android devices. Dubbed NotCompatible.C, the malware is an evolved version of an existing Trojan called NotCompatible that was first discovered two years ago.


  9. NotCompable sets new standards for mobile botnet sophisticationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | ITworld

    The NotCompatible mobile malware has reached a new level of sophistication, according to a new report from San Francisco-based mobile security company Lookout, Inc. The malware was first detected in 2012, but the newly discovered variant, NotCompatible.C, is the most complex mobile malware the company has ever seen. NotCompatible's writers have rebuilt the entire back end to make it particularly resistant to malware researchers trying to take them down, with multiple servers in different geographies a separate node authentication process, and encryption of all their traffic.


  10. Android phones turned into slave armies by hackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Times of India

    Security firm Lookout has warned that Android-powered smartphones or tablets are being targeted with malicious software that puts them at the mercy of hacker overlords. SAN FRANCISCO: Mobile security firm Lookout has warned that Android-powered smartphones or tablets are being targeted with malicious software that puts them at the mercy of hacker overlords.


  11. Malicious software said to spread on Android phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A particularly nasty mobile malware campaign targeting Android users has hit between four million and 4.5 million Americans since January of 2013, according to an estimate by Lookout, a San Francisco mobile security company that has been tracking the malware for about two years. For years security researchers have warned that it was only a matter of time before nasty digital scourges like malicious software and spam would hit smartphones.


  12. Blippy Returns With A Brand-New GIF Keyboard For iOS 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | TechCrunch

    ... Keith Rabois (entrepreneur, partner Khosla Ventures), Kevin Hartz (Founder/CEO Eventbrite), John Hering (founder Lookout), Harj Taggar (entrepreneur, former partner, YCombinator), Elad Gil (angel investor, entrepreneur, former-VP at Twitter), Eric ...


  13. New Android Mobile Menace One Of The Most Sophisticated YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | CRN

    NotCompatible, an Android menace being tracked by security researchers at mobile security specialist Lookout, has evolved into a threat comparable to PC malware and increased its resilience to network-based detection and blocking at enterprises, the company said in a new paper outlining the dangerous mobile threat. Tim Strazzere, a security engineer at San Francisco-based Lookout, said the threat grew from a simple proxy on infected devices in 2012 into an increasingly complex malware variant.


  14. Hundreds Strip Down to Raise Funds to Fight HIV in Santa Skivvies RunRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    WHAT: Santa Skivvies Run WHEN: Saturday, December 6, 2014, 9:00 a.m. WHERE: Begins at UN Plaza; Ends at Lookout, 3600 16th Street, San Francisco More information - San Francisco's most festive holiday romp returns on Saturday, December 6, starting this year at UN Plaza and ending in the Castro. Hundreds of men and women will strip down to their underwear or don holiday-themed costumes, to raise funds for San Francisco AIDS Foundation in the sixth annual Santa Skivvies Run.


  15. Frank Portman: from punk rocker to rising YA novelistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Monterey County Herald

    ... exploded out of the Bay Area starting in the mid-1980s," says Christopher Appelgren, who ran Berkeley's legendary Lookout Records, the former label of The Mr. T Experience, Green Day, The Donnas and other acts. But Mr T Experience, which weathered ...


  16. New Tool Alerts Etailers to Suspicious CharactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | TechNewsWorld

    ... attackers have focused their efforts on Android, given its popularity," Kevin Mahaffey, CTO and cofounder of Lookout Mobile Security , told TechNewsWorld. "As the number of iOS devices has grown, especially in geographies where malware tends to ...


  17. Bad Apple: New Malware Targeting Os X, iOS DevicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | RedOrbit

    ... download and install software from trusted sources." However, Kevin Mahaffey, co-founder security technology service Lookout, said he was concerned that WireLurker could represent a dangerous new malware trend. "What's interesting here is that ...


  18. iOS Experts Worried By Fake App Store's MalwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Switched

    ... always, we recommend that users download and install software from trusted sources." Kevin Mahaffey, co-founder of Lookout , a security technology service, said WireLurker may represent a dangerous new trend in malware. "What's interesting here is ...


  19. Council Candidates Name Their Favorite CitiesRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | The LookOut news

    Editor's Note: The Lookout News sent several questions to the 14 candidates running for City Council. Each answer was limited to 125 words.


  20. iPhone lost in NY, found in B'deshRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... it to its rightful owner. But that's wishful thinking when you consider how pervasive the problem is. A report by Lookout, a security firm based in San Francisco, found that one in 10 US smartphone owners have been victims of phone theft. Almost 70 ...