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Norton Core Secure Wi-Fi Router now available to U.S. consumers to help protect connected home devices

Norton by Symantec announced Thursday that its secure, high-performance Wi-Fi router Norton Core is currently available for purchase in the U.S. at Norton.com, BestBuy.com and Amazon.com, and in select Best Buy stores nationwide. The Wi-Fi router aims to fundamentally change the concept of Wi-Fi routers by making security the primary consideration. Norton Core is a security solution that helps protect home networks – and an unlimited number of connected devices, […]

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New McAfee virtual network security platform offered as part of free test drive on Amazon Web Services

McAfee announced over the weekend a limited time free trial to “test drive” McAfee Virtual Network Security Platform (McAfee vNSP) on Amazon Web Services (AWS) for a hands-on experience running advanced security in the public cloud. Unlike other solutions, McAfee vNSP protects at the workload level, eliminating the single point of failure created by other solutions for a whole network segment. As part of the test drive, participants can simulate […]

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Smart IOPS unveils two products that complement its high-performance NVMe solid-state drive portfolio

Flash storage company Smart IOPS expanded on Monday its already impressive portfolio of high-performance Data Engine PCI Express (PCIe) NVM Express (NVMe) enterprise solid state drives (SSDs). In all, the company is set to offer three new and distinctive categories of data center and High–Performance Computing (HPC) SSD products targeting multiple market segments. The Data Engine T2HP includes PCIe NVMe SSD available in the market. Offered in 3.2 and 6.4TB […]

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Avast adds security assessment into its RMM platform for managed service providers

Avast announced Monday release of its new AVG Managed Workplace solution with the addition of site security assessment for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). An alternative to costly and complex assessment and monitoring solutions, Managed Service Providers (MSPs) now have a simplified way to perform real-time security assessments and consolidate the data into easy-to-read reports that prescribe solutions for issues. From these reports, MSPs can recommend solutions, take actionable steps […]

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RackTop joins with Fortinex to provide FIPS 140-2 level 2 compliant encrypted data storage offering

RackTop Systems announced Tuesday immediate availability of its advanced secure encryption service with support for external cryptographic key management powered by Fornetix Key Orchestration. The enhancement enables organizations to meet strict data-at-rest encryption requirements while providing effortless, unified management of encryption keys. RackTop’s advanced encryption service maintains the highest level of protection by eliminating any human interaction or knowledge of keys, pins or passwords. This recent addition further strengthens RackTop’s position […]

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IBM enters new era of data protection; launches IBM Z mainframe that can support over 12 billion encrypted transactions per day

IBM unveiled on Monday IBM Z, its next generation transaction system, capable of running more than 12 billion encrypted transactions per day. The new system also introduces a breakthrough encryption engine that makes it possible to pervasively encrypt data associated with any application, cloud service or database all the time. In the most significant re-positioning of mainframe technology, when the platform embraced Linux and open source software, IBM Z expands the […]

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Datos IO, Cisco join to offer cloud backup and recovery at scale for multi-cloud environments

Application-centric cloud data management company Datos IO announced this week availability of an integrated solution together with Cisco that simplifies and automates data protection for next generation customer-centric applications running on Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI), Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS), and Cisco HyperFlex hyper-converged systems. The alliance with Datos IO will extend benefits of Cisco’s data center architectures to agile, third platform application environments, and the two companies will collaborate […]

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Check Point discovers mobile malware that infected 14 million Android devices

Check Point researchers identified a mobile malware that infected 14 million Android devices, rooting approximately 8 million of them, and earning the hackers behind the campaign approximately $1.5 million in fake ad revenues in two months. The malware, dubbed CopyCat by Check Point mobile threat researchers, uses a novel technique to generate and steal ad revenues. While CopyCat infected users mainly in Southeast Asia, it spread to more than 280,000 […]

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Overland-Tandberg updates data storage brand to counter growing data security threats

Tandberg Data and Overland Storage, subsidiaries of Sphere 3D Corp., launched Wednesday their new brand and logo Overland-Tandberg. The Overland-Tandberg brand represents more than 30 years of history, trust, superior service, and data protection leadership. It offers a comprehensive portfolio for storage, backup, disaster recovery, archiving and data protection. One of the most pressing data security challenges businesses are facing today is how to best protect themselves against malicious software like […]

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