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The Endpoint Protection Numbers Are In And It’s Not Looking Pretty – Endpoint Attacks Are Still An Ongoing Issue

Help Net Security published an article at the end of January that highlighted several Ponemon Institute findings and the fact that “Organizations are not making progress in reducing their endpoint security risk, especially against new and unknown threats…” According to a Ponemon … Continue reading

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Ryuk Ransomware Continues Causing Headaches for Organizations – This Time Targeting Hospitals

Targeted ransomware of the Ryuk variety continues to cause headaches today with a noticeable uptick in attacks, more than a year after it started making the rounds; initially focused on organizations and businesses, it has more recently been focused on … Continue reading

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Over 1/4 of UK Firms Have Been Victims of Ransomware Over the Past Year: Could These Attacks Have Been Prevented?

A recent InfoSecurity Magazine article was published recently that highlighted how dire the Ransomware situation is getting; particularly in the UK.  According to figures released by data backup firm Databarracks, over 28% of UK organizations have been hit by ransomware over the past … Continue reading

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The Ransomware Tsunami Is Coming! Is Your Municipality Prepared When It Hits?

We’ve seen it.  We’ve been blogging about it.  Ransomware is on the rise…and it is hitting municipalities hard.  Multiple cities in Florida have been hit and have paid out hundreds of thousands of dollars in bitcoin, against law enforcement recommendations. … Continue reading

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Targeted Ransomware Attacks Are On the Rise and are Crippling Local Governments: How Can They Protect Themselves?

Targeted ransomware attacks being perpetrated on local government entities is on the rise. Although the ransoms demanded are often relatively small, typically under $100K, the overall costs to remediate the attack and the damages inflicted by downtime and decreased efficiencies … Continue reading

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Warning Investors of Cyber Security Risks to a Business’ Operations, Profitability and Share Performance – The New Norm?

This article from ZDNet was of particular interest to us as a Network Security Company and really hit home how much potential financial impact Cyber-Attacks can have on any and all private and publicly listed companies. The cloud-based team collaboration … Continue reading

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Save Patient Zero!

Owing to the onslaught of ever-evolving malware, firewalls will typically offload an inconclusive scan to a sandbox in order to properly identify whether content is safe or malicious. This is how it works: Your firewall will attempt to use Deep … Continue reading

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Talk with Wedge to Secure Your Smart Cities at the 2019 Smart City Summit and Expo in Taipei, Taiwan

March 26-29.2019 – 2019 Smart City Summit and Expo – Nangang Exhibition Center – Hall 1, Taipei, TAIWAN – Wedge Networks will be participating at this event with The Canadian Trade Office in Taipei / Alberta Taiwan Office, Booth I-305.  Wedge’s CEO & CTO, Dr. Hongwen … Continue reading

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Catering to Increased Demand from Customers, Wedge Networks Announces Additional Bandwidth Options for its Wedge Absolute Real-time Protection™ Series of Products

CALGARY, Canada – January 31st, 2019 – As a result of ongoing customer and partner demands and requests, Wedge Network, the leader in orchestrated real-time threat prevention, is pleased to announce the addition of new bandwidth offerings for its Wedge Absolute … Continue reading

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How Wedge Can Prevent Your Organization From Becoming a Statistic

Statistics Canada (StatsCan) published a very telling statistic yesterday, as shown in a Globe and Mail news item stating that more than 1 in 5 Canadian businesses were hit by cyberattacks last year. The survey went on to inform that … Continue reading

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