Gavin Struthers is the worldwide channel chief of McAfee.

Published: October 2nd, 2013


McAfee repackages and re-prices itself

LAS VEGAS– McAfee has repackaged and re-priced several of its solutions for the channel. Security solutions for mobility, apps, risk, real time, ePO, email, device control, firewall, encryption and end point will now

Published on: October 2nd, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

McAfee Canada drops the president’s position

On the eve of McAfee's annual Focus Conference in Las Vegas comes news that the security vendor no longer has a president’s role at its Canadian subsidiary. Multiple sources both inside McAfee and outside

Published on: October 1st, 2013 CDN Staff

Why women are more dangerous than men on cyber-attacks

Every year security vendor McAfee posts its most dangerous cyber celebrities. This year rising young actress Lily Collins (pop star Phil Collins' daughter), has supplanted Emma Watson as McAfee's 2013 Most Dangerous Cyber

Published on: September 17th, 2013 CDN Staff

Lighter, faster McAfee’s promise for 2014

McAfee is the latest security vendor to update its lineup of consumer Internet security software offerings for 2014, and this year the promise is promising a suite that is lighter and faster. Increased

Published on: September 9th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Privacy and data protection enhanced in McAfee Mobile Security update

Security vendor McAfee has released an updated version of its McAfee Mobile Security offering with new features focused around privacy and the protection of personal data and online identity on Android devices. Users

Published on: July 30th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

John McAfee on not being crazy, and selling security software with paranoia

It seems like it’s been awhile since we've heard from John McAfee, the founder of the security vendor of the same name when he fled Belize to the U.S. via Guatemala after becoming

Published on: June 27th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Arrow and Avnet will offer McAfee’s embedded solutions

Security vendor McAfee has teamed with value-added distributors Arrow Electronics Inc. and Avnet Embedded to help bring its embedded security solutions to market. The distributors will now offer McAfee Embedded Security to their

Published on: June 25th, 2013 CDN Staff

Security vendor poaches SMB chief from Apple

Security vendor McAfee has poached its new small and medium-sized business (SMB) chief from Apple. Bill Rielly has joined McAfee as senior vice-president for SMB. He comes to the Intel-owned security company from

Published on: June 18th, 2013 CDN Staff

McAfee identifies Koobface social worm as key threat

McAfee Labs, the research arm of security vendor McAfee, identifies the Koobface social networking worm as a key threat in its recent Q1 threat report, and also reported a significant rise in spam

Published on: June 6th, 2013 CDN Staff

Security leaderboard: Symantec leads, but McAfee gains

If there’s one sector of IT that’s said to be immune from an economic downturn, it’s security. And the security market experienced strong growth in 2012, according to market research firm Gartner. In

Published on: May 30th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

McAfee focuses on endpoint and mobile security

Security vendor McAfee made two announcements Wednesday to beef up its offerings for the endpoint and mobile security markets. The first announcement introduces two new suites: McAfee Complete Endpoint Protection – Enterprise and

Published on: May 29th, 2013 CDN Staff

Remembering passwords a growing problem for Canadians

Canadians are visiting more and more sites that require passwords, and we’re either writing them down, using the same ones, or having to reset our accounts more often. A new study released by

Published on: May 14th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

McAfee draws on Intel technology for Intrusion Prevention System appliance

Security vendor McAfee has launched its McAfee Network Security Platform NS-series, a new network intrusion prevention system (IPS) appliance based on technology from its parent company, Intel. According to McAfee, the NS-series offers

Published on: May 9th, 2013 CDN Staff

No Canadian channel chief but more channel investment: McAfee

Last month, CDN reported on the departure of Canadian channel chief Ned D’Antonio from security vendor McAfee Canada. This week, McAfee’s Canadian president and its worldwide channel chief told CDN the vendor is

Published on: March 13th, 2013 Jeff Jedras