Security Archives - Page 58

10 ways your voice and data can be spied on

Attackers seeking to do harm or mischief to networks work with an ever expanding arsenal of tools that sometimes seem to be the stuff of spy fiction, but they are all too real.Here

Published on: July 28th, 2009 Tim Greene

IBM to bring U.S. security vendor to Canadian market

Greenview Data Inc., a U.S.-based e-mail security and filtering solutions and software vendor, is striving to increase its channel and market presence in Canada with the help of IBM of Canada and its

Published on: July 28th, 2009 Maxine Cheung

Cloud computing not secure enough, says RSA boss

Cloud-based services are being rolled out without enough attention being paid to securing these services and the information they handle. That was the finding of a recent study commissioned by RSA Security.While the

Published on: July 3rd, 2009 Sumner Lemon

Can virtualization and disaster recovery mix?

Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) today released the results from its sponsored 2009 Disaster Recovery Research report, which this year found that more general education and awareness is needed in the virtualization and disaster

Published on: June 30th, 2009 Maxine Cheung

Hacking Exposed author reveals his security secrets

Just what motivates the bad-guys to hack into a computer or network infrastructure? According to Stuart McClure, vice-president of operations, strategy for McAfee Inc.'s risk and compliance business unit, and one of the

Published on: June 26th, 2009 Maxine Cheung

Video: CA eyes cautious channel expansion in Canada

Information management and security software vendor CA (NASDAQ: CA) is taking a cautious approach to expanding its channel.CA Canada has been one of a few IT vendors to grow its marketshare through the

Published on: June 25th, 2009 Jeff Jedras

Canadian systems integrator solves Sheridan College’s security problem

With technology from Cisco Systems Canada (Nasdaq: CSCO) and help from systems integrator, Unis Lumin, in the event of an emergency or security-related situation, Sheridan Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning can now

Published on: June 18th, 2009 Maxine Cheung

Freedom 9 looks to secure the channel

Freedom 9, a Canadian-based global network security solutions company, is looking to expand its North American channel base by establishing long-term relationships with each new reseller who joins.Scott Barrett, president and CEO of

Published on: June 15th, 2009 Maxine Cheung

McAfee launches software that monitors Facebook

McAfee Inc. (Nasdaq: MFE) is taking online identity, relationship and privacy protection to the next level by focusing on youth, according Ross Allen, Canadian general manager for McAfee. Allen was on site at

Published on: June 10th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur

Bell Micro adds to its line card

Bell Microproducts Inc. a storage distributor based in Markham, Ont., announced it is expanding the relationship with Teneros, Inc., a maker of email continuity solutions. Bell Micro currently distributes the Teneros Application Continuity

Published on: May 22nd, 2009 CDN Staff

Conficker still infecting 50,000 PCs per day

The Conficker worm is still infecting systems at a brisk rate and continues to snag computers in Fortune 1000 companies, according to security researchers.The worm is infecting about 50,000 new PCs each day,

Published on: May 21st, 2009 Robert MacMillan

Apple delivers jumbo security update for Mac OS X

Apple Inc. today patched 67 vulnerabilities in Mac OS X, including two bugs that researchers used in March to walk off with $5,000 each in a noted hacking contest.Tuesday's update was the largest

Published on: May 14th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Need for scrutiny heightened in cloud security

The security gaps in cloud computing demand greater scrutiny than traditional IT outsourcing models, a new Forrester report says.With traditional outsourcing models, a customer places its own servers in someone else's data center,

Published on: May 12th, 2009 Jon Brodkin

Cloud computing security: Who knew?

Cloud computing is big even though there is less than perfect agreement on just what it is.As a measure of success, Google gets more than 25 million hits for the term "cloud computing".

Published on: May 1st, 2009 Scott Bradner

Four Canadian resellers get nabbed for software piracy

Microsoft Canada (Nasdaq: MSFT)announces four new legal actions against Canadian resellers allegedly selling unlicensed copies of Microsoft products as part of its channel monitoring program.The lawsuits allege the businesses were illegally installing unlicensed

Published on: April 30th, 2009 CDN Staff