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  • Juniper buys Mykonos to plug network security gap

    Juniper Networks has bought intrusion deception system specialist Mykonos Software for $80m (£51m) in a bid to beef up its network security practice. Mykonos claims its deception-based technology is unique in that itcan detect an attacker befor... 

  • Sloppy attitude to security certificates leaving users exposed

    A lax attitude towards security certificates, even after high profile data leaks, is leaving customers open to potentially dangerous and costly breaches. The lack of an automated process in the majority of users means that human error and ignorance ... 

  • CompTIA launches security master certification

    Channel training specialist CompTIA have introduced a new mastery-level security credential pitched at information assurance professionals holding technical leadership roles, with at least five years hands on security experience under their belts. Co... 

  • Corero sets sights on organic growth after fundraising round

    Security and education specialist Corero has set its sights firmly on organic growth following after raising over £4.5m in a conditional placing of 10.6 million ordinary shares. In an apparent about turn on its previously defined strategy of ro... 

  • Check Point will buy again to extend capabilities

    Check Point is prepared to dig into its cash reserves to acquire complimentary technology to grow its capabilities but is not looking to spend just to increase its revenues. The security specialist has done a fair bit of acquiring over the past coup... 

  • Becrypt enchances partner programme with open approach

    Security specialist Becrypt has underlined its commitment to building a channel business by allowing partners to implement and install complex sales on behalf of the vendor. The Platform for Success initiative doesn't just encourage partners to work... 

  • Croydon council handed £100,000 fine by ICO

    Croydon Council has become the latest to receive the wrath of the Information Commissioners Office (ICO) after being given a £100,000 fine for losing sensitive data. The council was handed the fine after a bag containing information covering t... 

  • Five minute interview: Pete Hill, C4L

    This week, Pete Hill, channel partner manager at colocation and hosting specialist C4Ltakes the hotseat for our Five Minute Interview. Tell us what you do for a living I'm currently working for C4L as channel partner manager. This involves bui... 

  • Security resellers missing low hanging fruit

    Security resellers might be missing the low hanging fruit around license renewals because they don't have the necessary tools to keep an eye on customer purchasing cycles. A suggested answer, that comes from SonicWALL, is to lean more on vendors to ... 

  • Sourcefire lights up Computerlinks

    In a week that has already seen it take on Tufin Technologies, Computerlinks has added another security vendor to its channel mix in the shape of next-generation security platform specialist Sourcefire. The Newmarket-based network and security distie...