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Dell EMC names new president for RSA

Dell Technologies subsidiary and cyber security vendor RSA has a new president in Rohit Ghai, set to take effect upon the close of the transaction involving a Dell EMC's Enterprise Content Division (ECM). A

Published on: January 9th, 2017 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry’s new autonomous car OS focuses on security

BlackBerry QNX is focusing on security with its newest operating system (OS) for connected and autonomous vehicles. At CES 2017 in Las Vegas this week, BlackBerry QNX launched its latest OS for the

Published on: January 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

Cybersecurity AI firm Cylance launches channel program

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning cybersecurity company Cylance Inc. has launched its channel partner program for American and Canadian partners. The southern-California based company is one of the first to use AI

Published on: December 15th, 2016 Alex Radu

1 billion accounts hacked in record-breaking Yahoo data breach

Just a few months after announcing that in 2014 500 million accounts were hacked, Yahoo Inc. is at it again, disclosing this week that in 2013 one billion accounts were hacked in the

Published on: December 15th, 2016 Alex Radu

Networks are less secure in 2016

Despite the fact that companies are updating their network systems at increased rates, Dimension Data’s 2016 Network Barometer Report indicates that three in four network devices have had at least one known security

Published on: November 30th, 2016 Alex Radu

Bringing security to the BYOD phenomenon

The Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend is growing, and it's growing steadily, and security options regarding personal devices in the workplace has been lagging behind. Avast Mobile Enterprise has been following this

Published on: November 29th, 2016 Alex Radu

ITAC wants you to help make Canada a leader in IoT

TORONTO - The Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) is looking towards the future. Though it will continue serving its diverse membership base regardless of sector, for now the organization plans to help

Published on: November 29th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

North American data breaches at an all time high

If North American enterprises ever had any doubt they are the prime targets of cyber attackers, a new Kaspersky Lab report should erase them. According to the report, based on a global survey of

Published on: November 28th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Beware of typo-squatting domain names on Cyber Monday

More than 80 per cent of typo-squatted domain names associated with holiday shopping receive significant levels of traffic and contain phishing scams, malware, or pay-per-click advertising, according to a recent study of top

Published on: November 24th, 2016 CDN Staff

Your employees are the biggest cyber threats to your business

Malware isn’t the only security risk to businesses, as employees are the top cause of costly security breaches according to a report by global cybersecurity company, Kaspersky Lab. Kaspersky’s Business Perception of IT

Published on: November 24th, 2016 Alex Radu

CA introduces new security-as-a-service offering

LAS VEGAS – CA Technologies opened CA World was a new SaaS platform and it closed the event with a new security-as-a-service solution on identity theft and management. CA released CA Identity Service,

Published on: November 19th, 2016 CDN Staff

Overwhelming majority confident with cloud disaster recovery

Nine out of 10 IT professionals are confident in their cloud-based disaster recovery strategy, compared to the 74 per cent who use on-premises disaster recovery solutions, reveals the Zetta State of Disaster Recovery

Published on: November 16th, 2016 Alex Radu

412 million AdultFriendFinder hack reaches record proportions

It’s the Ashley Madison hack all over again. Except this time, the fallout may be much greater. More than 400 million accounts have been exposed by a hack into FriendFinder Networks’ plethora of

Published on: November 15th, 2016 Alex Radu

Avnet does a Recon on security

Avnet Inc. introduced its managed security service program for Canada and the U.S. named Recon, a military abbreviation of the word Reconnaissance meaning to explore the area. But in Avnet’s working vernacular Recon

Published on: November 15th, 2016 CDN Staff

Disaster recovery vendor ZAPs into Canada

TORONTO – With a new study out from IDC Canada that shows 40 per cent of Canadian businesses do not reopen after a disaster, the market for business continuity services is getting hot.

Published on: November 14th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto