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BlackBerry CEO remains optimistic despite Q1 loss

Though his company announced a first-quarter loss of more than $600 million USD today, BlackBerry Ltd. CEO John Chen remains optimistic about its long-term viability...

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Lack of visibility into encrypted traffic still causing trouble

Encrypting corporate data and Internet traffic is recommended as a leading way to help check attackers who manage to gain access to sensitive systems. However,...

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Tony Summerlin of the Federal Communications Commission

Advice to CIOs: Be fast, decisive and carry cable cutters

Patience is not one of Tony Summerlin's strong suits. Nor, he suggests, should it be in the toolkit of a CIO or CSO. Currently senior...

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Security Compass updates its app dev security platform

Toronto-based Security Compass announced on Tuesday the latest release of SD Elements, an offering the application security provider said is designed to provide enhanced protection...

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cyber security

First-Person Review: End-Point Threat Protection

Ask any security expert and they will quickly point out that end-point threat protection isn’t a product. It’s an ecosystem made up of a number...

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Huge botnet leveraged thousands of Internet-connected CCTV cameras for DDoS attack

Some infosec pros dismiss worries about the Internet of Things if many devices don't store or transmit personal information. But there are other ways attackers...

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From philosophy student to tech entrepreneur: Lessons from Ben Zifkin

Where do Canada’s technology entrepreneurs come from? Some are lifelong technology enthusiasts. Some start with a passion for business. And others come to technology indirectly...

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