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Global Security Spending up 8.4% from 2011

Here’s a roundup of today’s IP news: The 2012 Gartner CIO survey revealed that global spending on security will reach $60 billion this year, representing an 8.4% increase from last year. By 2016, global security spending will increase to $86 billion. According to the study, the...
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Internet Security Report: Malicious Attacks Increase by 81%

A report released by Symantec revealed that the Internet security company blocked 5.5 billion malicious attacks in 2011, an increase of 81% from the previous year. The latest annual Internet Security Threat Report stated that the increase in attacks was due in part to the increased use of advanced...
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Allstream Wins 2012 SC Congress Award for Best Managed Security Service

On May 8, 2012, Allstream’s Secure Connect service won SC Magazine's award for the Best Managed Security Service in Canada. Secure Connect provides secured Internet connectivity on private data networks and protects organizations from distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks that can...
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The 2 Biggest BYOD Security Threats

A growing number of businesses are allowing employees to use their personal mobile devices to access the corporate network. This means they must put security measures in place to protect their networks from the two biggest threats.
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