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The Basics of Advanced Firewalling

The bad news

It’s no secret that the threat landscape of today looks nothing like it did in the past. What’s also not a secret – at least to the makers of those threats – is that security measures have not kept up. 444 more words

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What is Rogueware? And 3 Ways to Avoid it

Malicious software – often shortened to “malware” – is a broad term encapsulating all Internet-borne diseases, including viruses, spyware, trojans, worms, adware, gremlins, ghosts and ghouls. 1,198 more words

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Chinese Gov Drops Foreign Security Software Too! | Paranoid Much!?

This just in! China’s government isn’t just giving the boot to foreign operating systems; it’s doing the same for security software, too! A national procurement agency has dropped Kaspersky and Symantec from its antivirus supplier list, leaving only Chinese companies as options. 127 more words

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Within Trend Micro, Ottawa's Third Brigade lives on — and thrives

Business is booming at former Ottawa startup Third Brigade, five years after it was acquired by Japanese computer security giant Trend Micro Inc.

The firm, which employed about 50 people locally when it was acquired, now has about 150 working in its Kanata offices and is looking to add more. 848 more words

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Security Software

Security Software – Whats is this?

 Antivirus program – computer program whose purpose is to detect, combat and removal computer viruses. Nowadays it is mostly a package of programs to protect your PC against various types of threats. 353 more words

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