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Palo Alto Networks
BT Security shakes up roster of vendors after 'largest ever' partner review
August 2020
BT says the decision to review their security partner base was driven by the recognition that many customers find it difficult to navigate today’s complex security landscape, as well as customers’ desire to have a ‘leaner set of partners’.
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Cybersecurity
Cisco, ESET, Fortinet crowned by Canalys, while Symantec, IBM & McAfee underperform
June 2020
Several big names have been revealed as underperforming compared with the market average with low partner sentiment. 
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Remote Working
Rise in cyberattacks targeting the cloud as use of collaboration tools increase
May 2020
“While we are seeing a tremendous amount of courage and global goodwill to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic, we also are unfortunately seeing an increase in bad actors looking to exploit the sudden uptick in cloud adoption."
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Cloud Security
McAfee collaborates with Atlassian to bolster security for cloud adopters
May 2020
Customers of Atlassian, a provider of team collaboration and productivity software, will be able to leverage McAfee MVISION Cloud to apply their security policies to their use of Atlassian services.
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Encryption
McAfee unveils new Microsoft Teams encryption update
April 2020
The cybersecurity company says the enhancement lets employees use Teams as a collaboration platform, participate in conversations and share documents while ensuring customer data remains secure with encryption.
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McAfee
D-Link Covr Mesh Wi-Fi System incorporates McAfee protection
March 2020
As more people start working from home, Wi-Fi blackspots hinder productively and limit the choice of locations in the home for use as an office space.
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Mobile Security
2020 will be 'the year of mobile sneak attacks' - McAfee
March 2020
Hidden apps are projected to be the cornerstone of the mobile sneak attack, with the McAfee report finding nearly 50% of all malicious activities in 2019 were from hidden apps.
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Cybersecurity
McAfee introduces security solution aimed at simplifying SASE adoption
February 2020
McAfee Unified Cloud Edge was designed with a cloud-first mindset to simplify the implementation of SASE.
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Software-as-a-Service
McAfee announces new acquisition as it moves toward browser isolation
February 2020
The acquisition of Light Point Securitywill supplement McAfee’s existing inbound and outbound protection for all web and cloud traffic, according to McAffee.
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Cloud Security
Data is dispersed in the cloud beyond most enterprise control - McAfee
February 2020
Thousands of data loss incidents occur every month in the cloud, leaving most at risk of sensitive data loss or regulatory non-compliance.
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Cloud
Data dispersal growing risk for enterprises, report finds
February 2020
“As organisations around Australia quickly move toward cloud environments, data is no longer tied to enterprise networks. The dispersion of data fragments visibility and control, hereby, opening doors to security vulnerabilities."
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Cybersecurity
Businesses in the dark: Disconnect in cybersecurity culture and cyber resilience
January 2020
"A core ingredient to being cyber ready involves empowering business leaders to minimise business down-time, while responding to a cyberattack at the same time."
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Partner Programmes
Kaspersky named top dog in Canalys channel satisfaction report
January 2020
The company was named the top cybersecurity vendor for channel satisfaction after achieving the highest overall rating against 10 others.
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Cloud
McAfee introduces new threat visibility and prioritisation feature
October 2019
MVISION Insights will provide the analytics to enable organisations to recognise the threats they will need to take action against, and threats that could potentially impact them in the future.
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Cloud Security
Cloud-native breaches vastly different from legacy malware attacks - McAfee
September 2019
The report uncovered that 99% of misconfiguration incidents in public cloud environments go undetected, exposing companies to data loss.
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Cloud
Ransomware making a comeback, McAfee report finds
August 2019
McAfee Labs saw an average of 504 new threats per minute in Q1 and a resurgence of ransomware along with changes in campaign execution and code.
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Cybersecurity
McAfee: Channel opportunities in cybersecurity-as-a-service
July 2019
Techday spoke to McAfee MVision Cloud Asia Pacific regional director Joel Camissar about the drivers and the effects of the industry trend of outsourcing cybersecurity.
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Cloud Security
Cloud adoption moving businesses forward faster – McAfee
June 2019
However, there is a divide between organisations who have addressed their shared responsibility for protecting data in the cloud, and those who have not.
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Cybersecurity
61% of IT professionals have experienced serious data breach - McAfee
May 2019
Data breaches are becoming more serious as cybercriminals continue to target intellectual property.
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Smart Home
Belkin WeMo Insight smart plugs vulnerable to attack
April 2019
Cybersecurity firm McAfee is suggesting that the Belkin WeMo Insight smart plug could be vulnerable to malware attacks – and Belkin has taken a very long time to fix the problem.
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Cloud Security
McAfee announces Google Cloud Platform support
April 2019
McAfee MVISION Cloud now integrates with GCP Cloud SCC to help security professionals gain visibility and control over their cloud resources.
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Smart Home
Aussies too lax about IoT security - McAfee
March 2019
Aussie consumers are at a loss when it comes to securing the increasing number of connected devices in their homes and are often opting to take no action at all.
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McAfee
D-Link launches home WiFi router with robust parental controls
March 2019
The WiFi router gives parents more control over their children’s internet activities – and how long they spend online.
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Cybersecurity
Your mobile phone ain't as safe as it used to be
February 2019
If you ever believed your mobile device was less exposed to online threats, now’s the time to take another look.