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John McAfee denies he is a Toronto startup’s chief security officer

Editor's Note: This story earlier ran with the headline "Toronto blockchain firm names John McAfee as chief security officer." Since...

November 24th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Data Security

Intel Security to open source McAfee data exchange layer for threat info sharing

The more threat data infosec pros share the better they are at defending against attacks. To that end Intel Security...

November 3rd, 2016 Howard Solomon

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McAfee strategy won’t change with privatization, says exec

CISOs who have bought McAfee solutions and channel partners that sell them won’t see big changes immediately when Intel completes...

September 14th, 2016 Howard Solomon

intelsecurity

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

Suitcase with Cash

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

Security Pad, cyber security, IT

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

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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

Unlocked

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

Feature Security Privacy 2

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