Intel partners with asset firm to spin out McAfee into an independent brand

Intel Corp. and private equity firm TPG Capital on Wednesday announced a definitive agreement under which the two parties will...

September 8th, 2016 IT World Canada Staff

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Ransomware: the rules of engagement

"It will never happen to our organization." If there ever was an issue that prompts IT professionals to make the above...

February 19th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

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Mobile banking apps to be a growing security threat in 2016, says McAfee Labs

While the convenience of banking apps can’t be denied, the mobile technology has the potential to be a huge security...

December 15th, 2015 Ryan Patrick


Some IT pros still turn off security features for performance: McAfee

Every department in an enterprise is under pressure these days to increase performance, which sometimes means taking shortcuts. But a...

October 29th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Mozilla vulnerability goes BERserk

Security researchers have discovered critical forgery vulnerability in Mozilla’s Network Security Services (NSS) crypto library that could allow attackers to...

September 26th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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New ransomware down, rootkits up, says McAfee report

For several years the number of new Windows rootkits has been dropping for a variety of reasons, including the added...

June 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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McAfee offers more integrated security orchestration

IT vendors have been merging solutions for a number of years, trying to make their products work better together. The...

February 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

McAfee merges end point security products for business

McAfee merges end point security products for business

Sometimes having too many products doesn’t help IT departments but confuses them That’s what McAfee Inc. found out when talking...

May 30th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Mobile threats to increase, says McAfee

Mobile threats to increase, says McAfee

There’s a certain inevitability in IT security predictions: Things are only going to get worse. That, of course, is because...

January 2nd, 2013 Howard Solomon