Friday, 03 May 2013 15:15
Associated Press’ Twitter account was recently hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) who posted a falsified tweet saying the White House was bombed leaving President Barack Obama injured.
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 08:37
More than 70 per cent of IT security professionals wouldn’t want to bet $100 (of their own money) that their organizations will not suffer a data breach in next six months, according to Lieberman Software Survey.
Monday, 11 March 2013 11:00
OTTAWA, Ont. — Despite topping the list as the heaviest Internet users worldwide, Canadians are surprisingly lacking in digital literacy — and that's putting their personal information at risk, says Canada's privacy watchdog.
Friday, 01 February 2013 16:16
Telus Friday announced that it has acquired Toronto-based digital forensics provider Digital WYZDOM in order to beef up that area of its security practice. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
Monday, 26 November 2012 15:34
Toronto-based Route1 Inc., a security and identity management company, announced that it has received a second purchase order from a component of the United States Department of Defense.
Monday, 26 November 2012 15:29
Monday, 12 December 2011 12:30
Hostway Corp., an infrastructure-as-a-service and cloud hosting service provider, today announced an expanded selection of data and network security solutions for customers through a partnership with StillSecure. Hostway has added eight new standard security packages ranging from economical multi-tenant options to solutions designed to support PCI compliance initiatives.Read more...
Wednesday, 26 May 2010 05:46
LaCie has announced the Rugged Safe, offering multiple levels of data protection.Read more...
Tuesday, 11 May 2010 11:29
Para Systems Inc., a provider of comprehensive power protection solutions, announced the release of the Minuteman PRO-RT series, a new line of uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) designed to provide fail-safe protection from all power anomalies for small to medium-sized telephone, security and server systems.The PRO-RT UPSs are the newest addition to the PRO-E Series, Minuteman’s most successful and widely used product line. Aimed at the small to medium-sized business market, the PRO-RT product line currently includes the PRO1000RT (1000VA) and PRO1500RT (1500VA).This flexible product can be rack-mounted or floor-mounted, and an optional wall-mount bracket is available. An LCD display that…Read more...
Tuesday, 11 May 2010 10:54
Para Systems Inc. has announced its Minuteman EnSpire standby UPS series. Two models are being introduced: the EnSpire EN400 rated at 400VA/300Watts and the EnSpire EN600 rated at 600VA/300Watts. Back-up time for both units is two minutes at full-load and ten minutes at half-load, allowing time to systematically turn off connected equipment without losing critical data. Each unit has six outlets: three provide battery support along with spike and surge protection and three provide spike and surge protection only. In addition, two of the outlets are specifically spaced to support transformer blocks.Features of the EnSpire Standby UPS include USB connections…Read more...
Monday, 05 April 2010 09:10
CHIPDRIVE MyKey is a portable, encrypted and PIN-protected password manager with a Microsoft Windows access lock to prevent prying eyes and identity thieves from accessing your PC or laptop and its data. CHIPDRIVE MyKey is compatible with Windows 7, Vista, XP and 2000. Available in Europe for more than a year, it is now available in the U.S. for a suggested price of $29.99 from leading online retailers including Amazon, Buy.com, CompuPlus, eCost, Staples and others.The foundation of MyKey is a super-secure smart card inside the USB stick. The same size as a mobile phone SIM, the smart card contains…Read more...
Tuesday, 10 November 2009 05:08
Verity Systems, a developer and manufacturer of degaussers and bulk tape erasers, announced the launch of the V91 Max, a second generation degausser designed for the permanent and safe erasure of hard drives and high coercivity tapes.The new and improved V91 Max now produces a powerful 7,000 oersted electromagnetic, gauss field which destroys all information recorded on today’s high capacity media. This increased magnetic field will erase a hard disc drives in just 20 seconds. While in most cases this will render the hard drive inoperative, the cost of a replacement hard drive cannot be compared to the cost to…Read more...