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Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) 3.0

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) was designed to reinforce cardholder data securityworldwide. Providing a baseline of technology and process control requirements designed to protectcardholder data, the PCI DSS applies to all entities involved in payment card processing (processors, acquirers,issuers, service providers, merchants etc). The PCI DSS is a set of requirements designed to ensure that creditcard... Read More
October 7, 2014

Threat Update: BASH Vulnerability

What is the vulnerability? Akamai security researcher, Stephane Chazelashas, has discovered a critical vulnerability in the command-line shell known as BASH, or GNU Bourne-again Shell, the most widely deployed shell for Unix-based systems. The vulnerability has had several variations and now uses CVE identifiers CVE-2014-6271, CVE-2014-6277, CVE-2014-6278, CVE-2014-7169, CVE-2014-7186 and CVE-2014-7187 and is being referred to as "Shellshock". While BASH... Read More
October 6, 2014

Palo Alto Networks Partner of the Year

Herjavec Group is thrilled to announce we have been recognized as Palo Alto Networks’ 2014 Canadian Partner of the Year. Congratulations to all the team members from both organizations who made this possible. Subscribe to Herjavec Group News Read More
September 18, 2014

Bromium and Herjavec Group Partner to Deliver Innovative Endpoint

CUPERTINO, Calif. And Toronto, Ont. – August 13, 2014 – Bromium®, Inc., the pioneer of a new model of endpoint security using micro-virtualization, and Herjavec Group, a leading North American MSSP (Managed Security Services Provider) and integrator, announce a partnership to deliver Bromium’s vSentry® and LAVA™ enterprise solution enabling organizations to secure their end users’ devices while dramatically reducing IT... Read More
August 13, 2014

Herjavec Group Announces Major Acquisition as part of $250M Expansion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TORONTO-SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 - Robert Herjavec, Founder and CEO of Herjavec Group and star on ABC’s Emmy Award-winning hit show, Shark Tank, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Sentry Metrics, a leading managed security service provider (MSSP) headquartered in Toronto. This strategic acquisition places Herjavec Group at the forefront of the managed security market in North... Read More
August 10, 2014

Medidata Selects Sumo Logic and Herjavec Group for New Advancements in Data Security

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE REDWOOD CITY, CA, Jul 30, 2014 (Marketwired via COMTEX) - Sumo Logic, the next generation machine data intelligence company, today announced Medidata has selected the company and Herjavec Group (Herjavec Group) to advance the organization’s security and compliance initiatives. Medidata is the leading global provider of cloud-based solutions for clinical research in life sciences. Medidata added Herjavec... Read More
July 30, 2014

Internet Explorer Threat Update

Microsoft has published Security Advisory 2963983 on April 26th 2014. This Advisory is related to a vulnerability that was discovered in Internet Explorer, versions 6 through 11. This vulnerability is present in nearly all versions of Internet Explorer, regardless of the Windows OS Version that is in use. The vulnerability (CVE-2014-1776) exploits a bug in Adobe Flash that allows an... Read More
April 26, 2014

1.5 Million Card Numbers at Risk From Hack

By Julianne Pepitone @CNNMoneyTech NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - A data breach at a payments processing firm has potentially compromised up to 1.5 million credit and debit card numbers from all of the major card brands. Global Payments, a company that processes card transactions, confirmed late that "card data may have been accessed." The company said it discovered the intrusion in early March... Read More