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IBM X-Force: Financial Services Most Targeted By Cybercriminals in 2016

BlackBerry Expands its CyberSecurity Services Reach via Allied World

Securefact and Socure to deliver unique digital identity verification service for Canada Financial Services sector

HSN to Offer Exclusive VIPRE WiFi Shield to Protect Customers Online Privacy at Home and On-The-Go

The Future Of Effective Cybersecurity Is Public Cloud

Symantec Says CIA Tools Found Across 16 Countries
The CIA's cyberespionage toolkit made public by WikiLeaks has been linked to 40 spying operations in 16 countries, an early public assessment of the intelligence agency's global hacking operations, computer security company Symantec said yesterday
From Smartphones to Smart Enterprises, BlackBerry Expands Licensing Strategy for the Enterprise of Things

Computer hack sets off 156 emergency sirens across Dallas

Cisco Introduces New Cisco Spark Devices, Enhanced Content Security Options and New Customer Care Capabilities
Cisco has continued to roll out new innovations for Cisco Spark
Acronis Announces Active Protection, Adds Plesk, cPanel, Website Backup to Acronis Backup Cloud, Opens New Revenue Opportunities to Service Providers

IBM X-Force Finds Historic Number Of Records Leaked And Vulnerabilities Disclosed In 2016
Cybercriminals Begin to Harvest Unstructured Data, Spam Skyrockets 400 Percent as Ransomware Runs Rampant
Vanguard Security & Compliance 2017

Canadians believe businesses working to protect personal information yet cybersecurity concerns linger: CPA Canada Fraud Survey

U.S. Says Canadian Accused in Yahoo Hack Poses Flight Risk
A Canadian man accused of breaking into hundreds of millions of Yahoo email accounts poses an "extremely high flight risk" due to alleged ties to Russian intelligence agents, U.S. authorities say
Vanguard Integrity Professionals Announce Vanguard Advisor Helping Eliminate Security Exposures

Barracuda and Zscaler Jointly Deliver Comprehensive, Affordable Cloud-Delivered Web Security
Barracuda Web Security Service Now Powered by Zscaler to Bring High-performance, Scalable, Cloud-delivered Web Security to Midmarket Customers
New safety rules for recreational drone use take immediate effect

Gartner Says Detection and Response is Top Security Priority for Organizations in 2017
Worldwide Spending on Information Security to Reach $90 Billion in 2017
61% of organizations exposed to ransomware by employee ignorance

Scotiabank funds $2-million cybersecurity and financial data initiative at UBC