Posts Tagged ‘360’

Illegal Activities Push 360 Cloud Disk To Stop Services In China

360cloud shutdown360 Cloud Disk published a notice on its official website stating that they will stop providing cloud disk services to …


Chinese Internet Company Sets Domain Name Record With USD17 Million Purchase

How much is a good website domain name worth these days? An insider from Qihoo 360 confirmed that the company has invested USD17 million, which is about CNY110 million, to acquire the top-level domain 360.com. This top-level domain was previously owned by telecom carrier Vodafone. At present, the domain has directed to Qihoo 360’s search […]


Beijing Subway Vulnerability Can Disrupt Normal Transportation Operation

Crushing masses of people, airborne viruses, and smelly air are not the only threats for travelers on Beijing’s subway system as a hacker has revealed a new technology exploit that can bring havoc to the capital city’s underground transportation maze.


Qihoo 360 Gains Control Of MediaV

Chinese Internet security company Qihoo 360 has implemented a strategic investment in the Internet advertising technology and service provider MediaV and become the controlling shareholder of the latter. However, no financial details for the deal have been released yet. Founded by Yang Jiongwei, former president of Allyes, in October 2009, MediaV is a targeted advertising […]


Chinese Internet Security Firm Shuffles Executives

Chinese Internet security company Qihoo 360 appointed Chen Jie as senior vice president, leading the PC browser, mobile application store and mobile game platform operations; and the company appointed Yu Guangdong as senior vice president, leading Internet product development and marketing. In addition, the company expanded the duties of chief financial officer Yao Yu, which […]


Chinese Websites Fail On DNS Outage Suspected From US Location

The domestic Chinese Internet has been going haywire for many users over the last twelve hours. Starting at around 13:00 yesterday, January 21 (+8 GMT), China’s top-level domains appeared to have a DNS failure lasting for about two hours. Though much of the failure has already gone away, some Internet users may still see website […]


New Free Anti-virus Software Launched In China

Fu Sheng, former general manager of the Chinese security software provider 360 and CEO of the emerging Internet company Keniu.com, has announced the launch of Keniu’s first free-of-charge anti-virus product.
According to the official website of Keniu.com, the newly-launched software integrates the world’s leading anti-virus engines and the self-developed cloud engine to realize complete elimination of […]


China’s 360 Launches First Trojan Firewall Product

Chinese security software provider 360 has announced that it has launched a new trojan firewall product, which can block various trojans with the advance detection and cloud identification technologies.
Qi Xiangdong, president of 360, told local media that traditional security software focuses more on elimination than prevention and users usually try to eliminate trojans after their […]


360.cn Joins IAPP For User Privacy Protection

China’s online security and privacy protection service provider 360.cn has joined the International Association of Privacy Professionals, one of the world’s largest privacy protection organizations.
Qi Xiangdong, president of 360.cn, said that joining the IAPP will offer 360.cn the access to international privacy protection expertise and enable it to operate its businesses according to international security […]


Anti-virus Products Of 360, Rising, Kingsoft Pass VB100 Tests

Virus Bulletin, the international anti-virus software certification organization, has published the latest results for its VB100 tests, in which anti-virus products of Chinese security companies 360, Rising and Kingsoft gained certifications.
Virus Bulletin’s report shows that the anti-virus product of 360 has great advantages for various indices. At the same time, though some of Kingsoft’s products […]