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CDN Top 100 Solution Providers Security Provider Award: Herjavec Group

It takes a lot to stand out in a market where every tech company nowadays boasts security capabilities, but this year’s CDN Top 100 Security Provider of the Year has done just that.

Published on: May 14th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Planned cyber security institute could serve Canadian application innovators

Clarification: On May 17 Carleton University told ITWC  that while an arrangement with the Canadian Cybersecurity Innovation Institute has been discussed, a deal has not yet been finalized. The story has been updated

Published on: May 9th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Cloud adoption hindered by chains to on-prem security, say experts

Infosec leaders are often proud of the infrastructure they’ve built to protect their organizations. But at a cloud security conference in Toronto this week several experts agreed that’s one of the biggest obstacles

Published on: May 9th, 2018 Howard Solomon

McAfee and IBM Security extend partnership with new product integrations

A new partnership between IBM Security and McAfee aims to help cybersecurity professionals respond faster to the millions of new cyber threats discovered every year. According to the most recent McAfee Labs Quarterly

Published on: April 18th, 2018 Alex Coop

ESET launches new enterprise security products

After reaching out to enterprise IT security specialists across the world, cybersecurity firm ESET says it's developed a single console that can detect, predict and prevent cyber threats. “What we found is that

Published on: April 17th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Gmail’s getting a facelift; Facebook collects data on non-users; HomePod a bust?

Google’s email platform is getting a facelift; Mark Zuckerberg acknowledges that Facebook collects data on non-users; and Bloomberg reports that the HomePod isn’t selling as well as Apple hoped. First, on LinkedIn: Google

Published on: April 13th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Hashtag Trending – Zuckerberg testifies; Instagram scores low on mental health; YouTube gets hacked

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies at Capitol Hill, a new report suggests Instagram negatively impacts the mental health of young people, and YouTube gets hacked. Mark Zuckerberg is in the hot seat. Facebook

Published on: April 11th, 2018 Alex Coop

Splunk closes acquisition of Phantom Cyber Corporation

Former CEO and founder of Phantom Cyber Corporation expects the company to further expand into the security and IT market after being acquired by Splunk Inc. “We had almost 10,000 community users, over

Published on: April 10th, 2018 Alex Coop

Exploring cybersecurity with the NHLPA – Tech in Sports Ep. 37

The Tech in Sports crew explores all the latest sports tech news from the last week, and we chat with cybersecurity expert David Masson of Darktrace about how the NHL Players' Association is

Published on: April 2nd, 2018 Alex Radu

SonicWall launches new managed security service provider program

Security is an increasingly important aspect for any business, and SonicWall’s new offering is hoping to help organizations tackle the problem by giving new tools to channel partners. The security company has launched

Published on: March 28th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Many Canadian organizations are unknowingly affected by cryptocurrency mining: Darktrace report

Is your organization's computing power being used by external forces for cryptocurrency mining? While many data breaches occur with the goal to steal data, as cryptocurrency reemerges as a popular trend with the

Published on: March 28th, 2018 Alex Radu

Zuckerberg breaks silence, admits mistakes, and outlines next steps for Facebook

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has finally broken his silence on the Cambridge Analytica scandal. with a published Facebook post admitting that the social media giant has made some mistakes while also outlining how

Published on: March 21st, 2018 Alex Radu

BlackBerry relying on channel partners for new Microsoft mobile security solution

BlackBerry Ltd., is no stranger to strategic partnerships, and its latest hopes to secure enterprises using mobile Microsoft applications. The Waterloo, Ont.-based company has teamed up with Microsoft to launch BlackBerry Enterprise Bridge,

Published on: March 20th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – Theranos CEO settles fraud charges; former Equifax CIO charged with insider trading; big tech remembers Stephen Hawking

Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes settles the fraud charges against her company. The former CIO of Equifax has been charged with insider trading. And tech giants including Microsoft, Google, and Apple remember

Published on: March 15th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Hashtag Trending – China’s using sunglasses to spy on people; 3D-printed homes for $10,000 USD; a new startup will preserve your brain

Beijing police are using AI-powered sunglasses to spy on people. A Texas company can 3D print a 650-square-foot cement home for $10,000 USD. And a new California startup is offering to preserve your

Published on: March 14th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood