The ten skills to look for when you hire for the cloud

The cloud computing steamroller continues to roll along. As part of its 2014 IT forecast, TEKsystems surveyed around 900 Canadian...

June 4th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Cisco extends anti-malware, data centre security portfolio

New network security products from Cisco Systems Inc. address zero-day exploits and advanced persistent threats (APTs) from the enterprise network...

May 22nd, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Network defences more permeable than we thought

A new study suggests that while network defences aren’t totally pointless, they don’t prevent 93 per cent of networks using...

May 20th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Canadian security company server used for massive DDoS attack

A high-power server used by a Canadian security company was hijacked in a massive distributed denial of service "DNS flood"...

May 13th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Symantec unveils new intelligence-focused approach to security

Symantec Corp. is launching a slate of new security solutions for the enterprise, focused on an approach that shows IT...

May 5th, 2014 Candice So

Six free network vulnerability scanners

The security risks that threaten networks seem to evolve just a little bit faster than the methods used to deal...

April 29th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Check Point rolls out improved security devices for data centres

Check Point Software has release three security products for data centres to improve enterprise security. They are the 6U-sized 4100 firewall/IPS Security System,...

April 23rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Why consolidation doesn’t solve IT security problems

Consolidation is a given in the IT industry, in part because there's so much money floating around for acquisitions, and...

April 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Majority of cyber attacks coming from legitimate sites: Report

Hackers and cybercriminals are becoming savvier, with the bulk of their attacks now aimed at specific targets, according to a...

April 2nd, 2014 IT World Canada Staff