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Posts Tagged ‘cybersecurity’

  • Michael Xie, founder, president and CTO of Fortinet

    Great cybersecurity technologies need great people

    September 2, 2016 • Opinion, SecurityComments Off on Great cybersecurity technologies need great people

    As chief technology officer, my primary mandate is to develop technologies to help our enterprise customers improve their security postures. As we cross our 300-patent milestone after 16 years in the business, I am encouraged by the good progress we have...

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    Report: 1 in 10 SA businesses have experienced cyber attacks

    November 3, 2015 • Security, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Report: 1 in 10 SA businesses have experienced cyber attacks

    As South Africa’s Minister of State Security, David Mahlobo delivered his opening address at the State Security Cybersecurity Conference in Pretoria, new global research from Grant Thornton’s International Business Report (IBR) on cyber security revealed...

  • a recent survey shows 48% of HP customers like advice from their peers via online forums specific to their software. (Image Credit: Darryl Linington)

    The Future of CyberSecurity

    January 14, 2015 • Company News, Security, Top StoriesComments Off on The Future of CyberSecurity

    October 2014 marked forty-five years since the very first message was sent over the net – Arpanet (the forerunner of the internet) that is. Back then we didn’t have firewalls; there was nothing to monitor suspicious activity. It was a trusted environment...

  • Anthony Perridge, EMEA Channel Director at Sourcefire, now a part of Cisco

    A Cybersecurity New Year’s Resolution: Simplify Security

    January 3, 2014 • OpinionComments Off on A Cybersecurity New Year’s Resolution: Simplify Security

    With the closing of another year, we look ahead to 2014 and many of us turn our attention to New Year’s resolutions. Losing weight, quitting smoking or getting fitare all popular goals. But as our lives become more complex and harried, one resolution that...

  • 12 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know About Online Security

    March 8, 2013 • Top StoriesComments Off on 12 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know About Online Security

    At the RSA Conference in San Francisco last week, I got the chance to sit down with Stephen Cobb, a distinguished security researcher for the IT security company ESET. We talked about a lot of things, including Android security issues and how walled gardens...