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Recent News Articles of Note from Around the Industry

Wedge Networks Announces Strategic Distribution Agreement with Ingram Micro Cloud

Wedge’s Absolute Real-time Protection (WedgeARP™) Available on Ingram Micro Cloud Market Place to Secure the Cloud Connected World CALGARY & TORONTO, Canada – May 25th, 2020 – Wedge Networks, a global leader in Orchestrated Real-time Threat Prevention, today announced a strategic agreement … Continue reading

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Why We Agree That the Largest Cyberattack in History Will Happen Within Six Months and How You Can Be the Action Hero That Stops It In the Last Critical Seconds…

This Forbes article sparked my interest as it crossed my desk today.  For one, not many people are willing to stick out their neck to make such bold predictions as Mr. McBride did in his article.  At the same time, the logic … Continue reading

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WFH: Security Implications and Considerations of VPN Split-Tunneling

Cyber-security underpins many facets of our life.  The COVID-19 pandemic that has affected the world is forcing large enterprises and other organizations to quickly cobble together solutions that will enable their employees to keep working from home (WFH).  In many … Continue reading

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Law, Accounting and Consulting Firms Beware… COVID-19 Themed Attacks WILL Affect You As Well!!

As organizations around the world quickly (and maybe haphazardly) retool their infrastructures to allow their employees to work from home (WFH) during this ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, hackers and bad actors have been relentless with their attacks on not only the … Continue reading

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Under the Cover of COVID-19, Hackers are Stepping Up Their Criminal Activities in a Big Way and Exposing Security Cracks in Legacy VPNs

Since the COVID-19 pandemic started taking a firm grasp over the world it has forced companies to accelerate their efforts for enabling their employees to work from home (WFH).  As a result, cybercriminals have taken advantage; exploiting the emerging opportunities … Continue reading

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Accton Technology and Wedge Networks Partnership Launches Orchestrated Secure SD-WAN

Powered by Accton uCPE Platforms, Wedge’s Absolute Real-time Protection Solution Is Successfully Deployed in Modern Beauty, Canada’s Best Managed Beauty Products Retailer Calgary Canada, and Hsinchu Taiwan– April 8th, 2020 –Accton Technology and Wedge Networks have collaborated to port Wedge’s … Continue reading

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Dispelling the Major Fallacy Surrounding WFH Security During This COVID-19 Pandemic

WFH has now become the new norm across the globe as nations shut down borders, governments impose travel bans and group gathering restrictions, and organizations ask their employees to stay at home.  As we’ve written in earlier blogs, the impact … Continue reading

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COVID-19 is Resulting in Greatly Increased WFH Situations. AND It’s Also Causing a Surge in COVID Themed Cyberattacks!

The world is in full blown pandemic mode as a result of the COVID-19 virus.  We hear on a daily basis that more countries are closing their borders to foreign travellers and, on a more local level, provincial and civic … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Has Employees Working From Home: Is Your Organization’s Remote Access Secure?

COVID-19’s effect on the global business community has now become far reaching.  WFH (Work From Home) is now a typical part of the lexicon as organizations around the world try to stem the spread of the virus amongst their workforce. … Continue reading

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Critical Infrastructure: Another Key Target for Ransomware Attacks

We’ve written about this in the past, especially after malware such as Stuxnet spread like wildfire a few years back in Critical Infrastructure organizations.  We also elaborated on the amount of damage that could be caused if control systems were compromised at … Continue reading

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