Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions http://thevarguy.com/taxonomy/term/7357/more en Data Breaches Hit Record in 2016 as DNC, Wendy’s Co. Hacked http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/data-breaches-hit-record-2016-dnc-wendy-s-co <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. companies and government agencies suffered a record 1,093 data breaches last year, a 40 percent increase from 2015, according to the Identity Theft Resource Center.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/data-breaches-hit-record-2016-dnc-wendy-s-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/data-breaches-hit-record-2016-dnc-wendy-s-co#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:34:00 +0000 101211 at http://thevarguy.com <p>Data Breaches Hit Record in 2016 as DNC, Wendy&rsquo;s Co. Hacked</p> Thinkstock Security Central: DDoS Attack Threatens Inauguration, CompTIA’s 2017 IT Industry Outlook Bright http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-ddos-attack-threatens-inaug <div class="node-body article-body">Well folks, it’s here. Tomorrow, January 20, 2017 is inauguration day. Ever since the election, stories have been swirling about regarding protests, marches and boycotts of various kinds. For those not able to make the trek to our nation’s capital to protest in person, Juan Soberanis has a solution.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-ddos-attack-threatens-inaug" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-ddos-attack-threatens-inaug#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:31:00 +0000 101171 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Top Data Center Trends for 2017 http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/top-data-center-trends-2017 <div class="field-byline"> Ariel Maislos, Stratoscale </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The data center is under enormous pressure these days to become more scalable, more flexible and less expensive to build and operate in order to offer business users the experience and advantages they have learned to appreciate in public cloud offerings like AWS. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/top-data-center-trends-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/top-data-center-trends-2017#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Fri, 13 Jan 2017 13:00:00 +0000 100991 at http://thevarguy.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">Ariel&nbsp;</span>Maislos<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">, CEO of&nbsp;</span>Stratoscale<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">, tells us what to look for in the data center this year.</span></p> Thinkstock <p>Ariel Maislos, CEO, Stratoscale</p> Ariel Maislos, CEO, Stratoscale Security Central: Chief AI Officers Are Becoming a Necessity, DDoS-for-hire Services Are Still Thriving http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-chief-ai-officers-are-becom <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The topic of artificial intelligence (AI) is all the rage in the technology community these days, but it may seem like a bit of a reach in terms of the channel. It&rsquo;s hard to ignore, though, that these emerging technologies are already changing our daily lives, not to mention how business is being done and developed.</p></div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-chief-ai-officers-are-becom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-chief-ai-officers-are-becom#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Thu, 12 Jan 2017 07:39:00 +0000 100931 at http://thevarguy.com <p>Security Central: Chief AI Officers Are Becoming a Necessity, DDoS-for-hire Services Are Still Thriving</p> Thinkstock When, Not If: The 3 Cybersecurity Questions Every Channel Partner Should Address, Whether You’re Asked to or Not http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/when-not-if-3-cybersecurity-questions-every- <div class="field-byline"> Isaiah Hogberg, ViaWest </div> <div class="node-body article-body">According to the PwC 2015 U.S. State of Cybercrime Survey, 79 percent of companies detected a security incident in the past 12 months. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/when-not-if-3-cybersecurity-questions-every-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/when-not-if-3-cybersecurity-questions-every-#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Tue, 10 Jan 2017 20:30:00 +0000 100841 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Security Central: The 2017 Bird Gets the Ransomworm, Trump's 10-year-old Son to Save U.S. Cybersecurity? http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-2017-bird-gets-ransomworm-t <div class="node-body article-body">So, remember ransomware? Holds your precious data hostage and won’t give it back unless you pay the cyber crooks who stole it in the first place... that whole deal? Well get ready - unfortunately, that was just the warmup. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-2017-bird-gets-ransomworm-t" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-2017-bird-gets-ransomworm-t#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:28:00 +0000 100711 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Security Central: Yahoo Breach Reveals Key User Takeaways, Americans Reveal Their Cyber-attack Perceptions http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-yahoo-breach-reveals-key-us <div class="node-body article-body">It has only been a few short months since Yahoo announced the largest data breach to date of, at the time, over 500 million accounts. Since then, forensics experts have been combing through scores of data and logs at Yahoo and discovered 1.5 billion accounts were compromised in 2013. Pause to let that soak in for a minute. Billion.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-yahoo-breach-reveals-key-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-yahoo-breach-reveals-key-us#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Thu, 22 Dec 2016 16:00:00 +0000 100521 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Why HCI and Software-Defined Everything will be a Channel Imperative in 2017 http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/why-hci-and-software-defined-everything-will <div class="field-byline"> Bruce Milne, Pivot3 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A fundamental change is taking place in today’s digital business: the nature and application of data center technology is evolving, with far-reaching implications for companies of every shape and size. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/why-hci-and-software-defined-everything-will" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/why-hci-and-software-defined-everything-will#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Thu, 15 Dec 2016 18:14:00 +0000 100371 at http://thevarguy.com <p><strong>Why HCI and Software-Defined Everything will be a Channel Imperative in 2017</strong></p> Thinkstock <p>Bruce Milne, Pivot3</p> Bruce Milne, Pivot3 Security Central: Quest Diagnostics Suffers Breach, It’s Time to Disengage with “Security Deniers” http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-quest-diagnostics-suffers-b <div class="node-body article-body">Healthcare is one of the largest industries out there, and it is still growing at an incredibly fast rate. It also happens to be the number one most targeted industry for cyber-attacks.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-quest-diagnostics-suffers-b" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-quest-diagnostics-suffers-b#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Thu, 15 Dec 2016 13:48:00 +0000 100351 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Seceon Puts AI to Work for the “Fortune 5 Million” http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/seceon-puts-ai-work-fortune-5-million <div class="node-body article-body">Cybersecurity firm Seceon today launched a channel partner program for managed security services providers (MSSPs) that service small to mid-size businesses (SMBs). </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/seceon-puts-ai-work-fortune-5-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/seceon-puts-ai-work-fortune-5-million#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Tue, 13 Dec 2016 22:20:00 +0000 100291 at http://thevarguy.com Seceon