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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

How Can I Stop My Laptop and TV from Spying On Me?

Kerio Technologies Launches Two New WiFi Enable Network Security Appliances
New hardware appliances provide convenience of all-in-one network security and wireless access point.
Microsoft launches facility to fight cybercrime in Latin America
The Cybersecurity Engagement Center, located in Mexico, represents part of Microsoft’s push to position itself as a security-focused company — which is crucial as enterprises and public sector organizations increasingly shift to the cloud.
Kaspersky Lab Continues to Achieve Top Spot in Overall Independent Testing for 2016