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CISOs need to know what they want a SIEM for, says McAfee exec

System incident and event management (SIEM) systems have a reputation for being hard to configure and tune. But analytics, orchestration...

May 15th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Canadian organizations victimized, part of global malware relay network

Canadian organizations have been used as part of a suspected North Korean-backed global network of hacked firms to relay malware...

April 30th, 2018 Howard Solomon

cloud security

Percentage of firms with cloud-first strategy drops, McAfee survey shows

Virtually every business uses at least one cloud service today and there’s no doubt the percentage will increase over time....

April 16th, 2018 Howard Solomon

information security mind map

Make a game of cyber security for staff, infosec pros suggest

For infosec pros, fighting threat actors is no game. Maybe it should be. Adding more learning games -- called gamification --...

April 4th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Cyber crime costs the world almost US$600 billion a year: Report

Cyber crime may now cost the world almost US$600 billion a year, up from US $445 billion three years ago. That...

February 21st, 2018 Howard Solomon

How do you protect yourself from Microsoft Office malware?

By Ellie Martin Recently, antivirus company McAfee has warned users that Microsoft office has a potentially harmful virus inside that...

October 25th, 2017 IT World Canada Staff

CISOs shouldn’t plan to protect everything, says McAfee exec

LAS VEGAS – Candace Worley wants CISOs to face what to many is unthinkable: You can’t protect everything in the...

October 20th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Endpoints, the cloud are the future focus for cyber security: McAfee CEO

LAS VEGAS – Networks are the highways along which data packets flow throughout the enterprise, but they aren’t the place...

October 19th, 2017 Howard Solomon

New McAfee tool uses analytics to help threat hunters

LAS VEGAS – With security teams overwhelmed by alerts and the time it takes to sort through data feeds to...

October 19th, 2017 Howard Solomon