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Securing the cloud in the face of skills shortages
With a shortage of skills to tackle immediate cybersecurity threats, especially in the cloud, companies need to look beyond traditional methods.
Android malware used to target North Korean defectors
A malware called RedDawn used Google Play to apparently target North Korean defectors, according to security firm McAfee.
Key takeaways from Privacy Awareness Week: Experts comment
Cybersecurity experts from Sophos, Trend Micro, CyberArk, Mimecast, Bitglass & others share their thoughts on privacy and what it means for security.
Could gamers be the best contenders for cybersecurity roles?
Those entering the workforce that grew up playing video games may be best placed for cybersecurity roles.
Canalys says SECaaS growing rapidly, while vendors struggle to keep up
The company says the increase is due to the technology’s multiple advantages compared to software licensing.
McAfee named a ‘Leader’ in Magic Quadrant for IDPS
The inclusion of the company in the Leader category is based on Gartner’s criteria, including completeness of vision and ability to execute.
D-Link and McAfee team up on router with integrated endpoint protection
The D-Link AC2600 Wi-Fi router powered by McAfee and Intel’s connected home technology automatically protects all devices connected to the network.
Highly-targeted cyberattacks surround upcoming Winter Olympics
McAfee released a report that revealed cybercriminals have targeted organisations involved in fast approaching Winter Olympics held in South Korea.
McAfee completes acquisition of SkyHigh Networks
Skyhigh Networks pioneered the cloud access security broker (CASB) market segment.
Cisco maintains grip on IT security market after ‘strong channel partner focus’
Canalys has released its latest predictions surrounding the global IT security market’s performance over the third quarter in 2017.
LogRhythm, McAfee, Splunk & IBM round out Leaders in 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for SIEM
"They typically have relatively high market share and/or strong revenue growth, and have demonstrated positive customer feedback for effective SIEM."
In depth: McAfee on thought leadership, women in security and the skills shortage
McAfee’s vice president & chief technical strategist Candace Worley speaks about the rich world of security & how it’s changing for women in tech.
McAfee continues 'pure play' mission into cloud security through Skyhigh Networks buyout
In an email to stakeholders McAfee CEO Chris Young says Skyhigh is an ‘ideal complement’ to McAfee’s strategy.
McAfee partner awards: Ingram, Exclusive and Dimension Data win big
McAfee says the awards recognise partners who embody the three foundational pillars of its partner program.
Tenable launches cybersecurity focused partner program
The new ecosystem includes a series of new and enhanced integrations across an initial set of featured partners
Experts weigh in on ‘Bad Rabbit’, the potential next WannaCry
Ever heard of Bad Rabbit? It’s the newest form of ransomware causing havoc in Eastern Europe that could be coming your way soon.
Cisco & McAfee collaborate on open security platform
A collaboration between Cisco and McAfee will share security incident and contextual information in real time in an effort to detect and stop threats.
McAfee CEO reveals his view of cybersecurity’s future at MPOWER
"We have to stop thinking about the cybersecurity skills shortage. Stop calling it a problem; call it a talent efficiency opportunity."
McAfee embeds deep learning & AI into enterprise security offerings
Through human-machine teaming and an open and interoperable cybersecurity platform, McAfee proves ‘Together is power'.
Exclusive: Duo business booms on back of heightened security demand
Kiwi distributor Duo is logging triple digit growth as demand for security soars. So how can resellers capitalise on the booming security market?
98% of firms still not quite sure about GDPR specifics
70% of respondents across eight countries believe that GDPR will crown Europe a world leader in data protection, but there are lapses of understanding
Faceliker Trojan leads the malware race in Q2
"By making apps or news articles appear more popular, accepted and legitimate, unknown actors can covertly influence the way we perceive value."
AWS launches 'Macie', its newest machine learning security service
Amazon Web Services (AWS) has welcomed the newest addition to its portfolio, a machine learning security service called Amazon Macie.
Human-machine teaming a key ingredient for success in security operations centres
71% of advanced SOCs were able to close breach incident investigations in less than a week. 37% closed investigations in fewer than 24 hours.