Intel makes major leadership changes

Renee James, the woman who orchestrated the 2010 nearly $8 billion deal to acquire McAfee, is leaving Intel Corp. as part of an organizational sweep by CEO Brian Krzanich James was Intel president

Published on: July 2nd, 2015 CDN Staff

Intel Security releases free phishing quiz, reporting tool to the channel

How good is your company at identifying phishing emails?  This is a question that Intel Security wants to help you answer. The same company that brought out results of its phishing quiz last

Published on: June 22nd, 2015 Dave Yin

Intel Security chief on going back to IT fundamentals, consolidating solutions and the channel

There’s a war going on between IT security pros and hackers, so Toronto’s Royal Canadian Military Institute seemed a fitting place to meet the new man leading Intel Corp.’s charge. Christopher Young is

Published on: June 10th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Intel Security and VMware announce integrated network security solution

Intel Security and VMware are partnering to offer an integrated security solution to protect east-west traffic within a data centre. The new offering will combine VMWare's NSX network virtualization with Intel Security McAfee Network

Published on: June 5th, 2015 CDN Staff

Government must get certification out of health IoT security: Intel Security

Governments should not force certification onto smart medical device manufacturers and should instead encourage private companies to collaborate on data protection, according to Intel Security. In a recent report called "The Healthcare Internet

Published on: March 24th, 2015 Dave Yin

Hackers have plenty of choice in extorting information: Intel Security

When it comes to how best to extort information, hackers have plenty of choice. That's a key finding of a report entitled "Hacking the Human Operating System" released by Intel Security, in which the

Published on: March 4th, 2015 Dave Yin

Companies should be protecting personal devices: Intel Security

If you are an employer who met resistance from workers in the past when implementing information security, the time may be ripe to revisit the practice. This was a key finding in a

Published on: January 29th, 2015 Dave Yin

Intel acquires digital identity vendor from Montreal

Chip making giant Intel has confirmed it will acquire PasswordBox, a Montreal-based vendor of cross-platform identity management solutions. PasswordBox enables users a way to log into all of Web sites and applications from

Published on: December 1st, 2014 CDN Staff

CDN Digital Edition delves into Dell’s huge channel bet

In this edition of the CDN Digital magazine Cheryl Cook, Dell channel chief, outlines the vendor's $125 million channel investment. The other big news came all the way from China as Huawei makes an investment of

Published on: November 24th, 2014 CDN Staff

New Intel Security boss talks Cisco and Symantec’s split

LAS VEGAS – Chris Young is just two weeks on the job as the new face of Intel Security. Young arrives at Intel Security at an interesting time in its history. The vendor

Published on: October 29th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

The Catch-22 with network security

LAS VEGAS – It happens every day in almost every work environment in the world. The IT trade-off of turning off advanced firewall protection to improve overall network performance. According to a new

Published on: October 29th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Selling security to C-Suite buyers

LAS VEGAS – Historically security selling strategies were predominantly based on the FUD factor – fear, uncertainty and doubt. Channel partners along with security vendors propagated this FUD strategy, which led to not

Published on: October 28th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Intel Security re-frames McAfee channel program

LAS VEGAS – Now that McAfee is firmly committed going forward to branding itself as Intel Security, the business unit has decided to re-frame its channel partner program to be more flexible in

Published on: October 28th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

New Intel Security boss asks the big question

LAS VEGAS – Chris Young, the executive who spearheaded Cisco’s acquisition of SourceFire, was lured over to Intel Security about a month ago to run the former McAfee business for the chip making

Published on: October 27th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto