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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

Cisco Helps Businesses Eliminate Performance and Protection Trade-Offs with Next-Generation Firewall for the Internet Edge
Cisco Firepower 2100 Series prevents bottlenecks, improves efficiency with enhanced management tools
Financial Threats in 2016: Half of All Phishing Attacks Aimed to Steal Money
According to Kaspersky Lab's analysis of the financial threat landscape, almost half of all phishing attacks (fraudulent email messages or copycat websites that appear legitimate) registered in 2016 by the company’s heuristic detection technologies were aimed at stealing victim’s money.
Connected cars: who controls your car without you knowing?
Kaspersky Lab researchers have examined the security of applications for the remote control of cars from several famous car manufacturers
Yahoo Issues Another Warning in Fallout from Hacking Attacks
Yahoo is warning users of potentially malicious activity on their accounts between 2015 and 2016, the latest development in the internet company's investigation of a mega-breach that exposed 1 billion users' data several years ago.
Symantec Unveils the Industry Most Complete Cloud Security Solution to Address the Distinct Security Challenges of the Cloud Generation
The Symantec Cloud Security Platform ensures information security and protects against threats across the cloud spectrum
Gartner Says IT Spending in the Banking and Securities Industry in the Middle Eastern & North African Region to Reach $12.4 Billion in 2017

Two-thirds of Canadian companies say they are losing the war on cyber security

Sophos Introduces Phish Threat Attack Simulator with Analytics and Training to Help IT Organizations Combat Low Security Awareness Among End-Users
Sophos launched Sophos Phish Threat, an advanced phishing attack simulator and training solution that is fully integrated with the company's cloud-based security management platform, Sophos Central.
Samsung Finally Explains Galaxy Note7 Fires, Delays Galaxy S8
After five months of "unprecedented" testing, Samsung yesterday revealed why batteries in its failed Galaxy Note 7 smartphone were prone to overheating and fires.
RESCUECOM Unveils 2017 Computer Reliability Report