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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
January 6, 2014

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

Robert Herjavec Named to Federal Panel on Open Government

TORONTO – In recognition of his status as one of Canada’s leading experts on Internet security and business development, Robert Herjavec has been selected to participate in the federal government’s initiative in developing Canada’s Open Government Action Plan. He will join other prominent Canadians comprising the federal government’s Advisory Panel on Open Government. “Serving on the Advisory Panel represents both... Read More
April 12, 2012

Herjavec Group wins Security Connected Partner of the Year

The McAfee Security Channel Team recognizes the partners who delivered outstanding results and invested in security practices for McAfee technologies each year at their Annual Partner Summit. Herjavec Group is excited to announce that we were honoured with the 2011 Security Connected Partner of the Year award. Congratulations to the Herjavec Group and McAfee teams that made this possible. Subscribe... Read More
October 18, 2011

Herjavec Group Acquires Zentra

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Toronto, Ontario September 27 – 2011 – Herjavec Group, Canada’s fastest growing technology Company ( Branham 300, Profit 100 ) has announced the acquisition of Zentra, a $50 million data storage and virtualization integrator. Zentra is a privately held Company that was founded in 1991 and is based in Calgary – with a significant presence in Ottawa.... Read More
September 27, 2011