Top 12 security predictions for 2016

Twelve months ago when I started covering cybersecurity the state of things was pretty bleak: 2014 marked another record year of data breaches, there was no miracle technology that would seal the cracks

Published on: January 11th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Canadian hacker gains notoriety, macro malware growing exponentially: Report

Remember Lordfenix, the 20-year old Brazillian student who single-handedly developed over 100 trojans since 2013? Well, it looks like he has competition from Canada. A hacker by the name of "Frapstar" has gained notoriety and is

Published on: August 27th, 2015 CDN Staff

What IT services and businesses need to know about the Deep Web

How much do you know about the "deep web"?  Or, a better question may be, as a business, how much do you need to know about the deep web? There's a chance that,

Published on: June 23rd, 2015 Dave Yin

10 Tips for safe social networking this holiday season

Sharing is in season with Christmas around the corner, and as in the offline world, on the internet it's the small gestures that count. According to security software company Trend Micro, less than

Published on: December 23rd, 2014 Dave Yin

Trend Micro revamps channel program

Trend Micro Inc. has introduced a global partner program and a channel conference to go along with it. The channel program is expected to be made available to the more than 50,000 Trend Micro channel partners

Published on: June 25th, 2014 CDN Staff

Apple phishing sites a growing concern as holidays approach

While users of Apple devices have long thought themselves immune from the sort of security vulnerabilities that bedevil Windows users, a new report indicates Canadian Apple users may be in the crosshairs as

Published on: November 14th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

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

BlackBerry partners with security vendor for malware protection

Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry continues to make headlines as it announced it's working with security vendor Trend Micro to expand the protection it already provides to BlackBerry users against malware and privacy issues related

Published on: February 4th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

Predictions: Massive consolidation in the security industry

There are way too many security vendors in the marketplace. I would say there are about 12 well known security vendors in the marketplace that CDN covers on a daily basis. They are: Symantec, McAfee, Trend Micro, Kaspersky Lab, Sophos, WebSense, CA

Published on: December 7th, 2012 Paolo Del Nibletto

Trend Micro Internet Security Pro 2009

Trend Micro Internet Security Pro 2009 (US$70 for three users as of 12/24/08) fails badly at any security suite's most important task: Identifying malware before it can attack your PC.In tests for "Paying

Published on: January 27th, 2009 Erik Larkin

Trend Micro gains allies in Cisco and Tech Data

Trend Micro maybe the third most recognized security vendor behind Symantec and McAfee, but it is trying to become the top margin provider in the already over-crowded market.One of the ways it's doing

Published on: May 24th, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto