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Palo Alto Networks Unveils Intent to Acquire Cyvera

Palo Alto Networks and Cyvera - Delivering a Next-Generation Enterprise Security Platform Today Palo Alto announced its intent to acquire Cyvera, an independent, privately held cyber security company from Israel. Understand more about Palo Alto’s approach to next generation endpoint protection by reading their post below: Nine years ago, we forever changed the network security industry with the introduction of... Read More
March 24, 2014

NetApp Introduces Unified Scale-Out Storage Systems and Virtualization Software for the Unbound Cloud Era

Customers moving to unbound clouds struggle to manage their data freely across both private and public clouds. To address this challenge, NetApp delivers new unified, scale-out innovations that enable enterprise customers to flexibly and efficiently manage and control their data through a single storage and data management platform. The new FAS8000 series scale-out enterprise storage systems are NetApp’s most powerful... Read More
February 19, 2014

McAfee Now a Part of Intel Security

Intel CEO Unveils Products, Initiatives and Collaborations for More Immersive, Intuitive Experiences and Increased Device Security Posted by IntelPR in Intel Newsroom on 06-Jan-2014 19:00:01. NEWS HIGHLIGHTS Intel CEO Brian Krzanich demonstrated Intel-developed designs for wearable devices including smart earbuds with biometric and fitness capabilities, an always-on smart headset that integrates with existing personal assistant technologies, and a smart wireless charging bowl. Krzanich announced strategic... Read More
January 6, 2014

Palo Alto Networks® Acquires Morta Security

Morta Team Expertise and Technologies Contribute to Palo Alto Networks’ Proven WildFire Threat Detection and Prevention Capabilities  Palo Alto Networks® (NYSE: PANW), today announced it has acquired Morta Security, a Silicon Valley-based cybersecurity company operating in stealth mode since 2012.  Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. The acquisition of Morta Security further cements Palo Alto Networks as the... Read More

McAfee’s Elite Solution Provider

Herjavec Group continued to take aggressive steps in building our McAfee business in 2013 and we are honoured to have received the Elite Solution Provider of the Year Award (Canada) from McAfee. Subscribe to Herjavec Group News Read More
December 15, 2013

McAfee Study Finds Nearly Half of Canadians Have Encountered Malicious Activity While Shopping Online

According to a McAfee-commissioned study from November 2013, 46 per cent of Canadians say they have encountered malicious activity while shopping online. As the holiday season ramps up and shoppers surf online to find holiday gifts, McAfee today released its annual “12 Scams of Christmas” list to educate the public on the most common scams that criminals use during the... Read More
December 11, 2013

2014 Palo Alto Cyber Security Predictions

We recommend reviewing the 2014 Firewall Predictions below by Palo Alto Networks. The article and further information can be found here. One of the many principles our CEO Mark McLaughlin brought to the company, that I fully embrace, is the rule of three, which encourages you to focus and prioritize. Top 10 lists are great for late night talk shows,... Read More
December 6, 2013

Open SSL TLS/DTLS Heartbeat Read Overrun Vulnerability

Executive Summary On April 7th 2014 OpenSSL and a team of security engineers published advisories regarding a severe vulnerability that “allows anyone  on the Internet to read the memory of systems protected  by vulnerable versions of the OpenSSL   software [1].    They have dubbed this vulnerability “Heartbleed” as it refers to a memory leak in a heartbeat function used by OpenSSL. ... Read More
April 9, 2013

Herjavec wins Special Citation from Ernst & Young

Congratulations to Canada’s 2012 Entrepreneur Of The Year and the top regional winners! 2012 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Dr. Alan Ulsifer President and Chief Executive Officer FYidoctors 2012 Regional winners Pacific - Ashley Cooper | Paladin Security Group Ltd. Prairies - Dr. Alan Ulsifer | FYidoctors Ontario - John A. McCluskey | Alamos Gold Inc. Quebec - Michel Gendreau... Read More
January 13, 2013

Honda Indy Toronto announces Canadian star Robert Herjavec as Grand Marshal for 2012 event

July 4, 2012 (Toronto, ON) – Organizers of the Honda Indy Toronto announce that Robert Herjavec, star of ABC’s hit show “Shark Tank” and well-known business leader, will serve as Grand Marshal for its 2012 event, taking place July 6-8. Herjavec will perform the standard Grand Marshal duties that include giving the famous “drivers, start your engines” command to start the... Read More
July 4, 2012