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BlackBerry advances real-time adaptive security and Artificial Intelligence

BlackBerry has launched BlackBerry Intelligent Security, the first cloud-based solution that leverages the power of adaptive security, continuous authentication and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to enhance mobile endpoint security in zero trust environments. BlackBerry Intelligent...
Posted On 06 Aug 2019
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BlackBerry introduces 24×7 threat hunting solution with CylanceGUARD launch

BlackBerry Limited has developed CylanceGUARD, a managed detection and response solution that leverages BlackBerry Cylance security experts and the company’s native Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform to provide continuous threat hunting and monitoring. For an elite...
Posted On 11 Jul 2019
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BlackBerry and LG drive advancements in secure autonomous vehicle technology

BlackBerry is expanding its partnership with LG Electronics to accelerate the deployment of connected and autonomous vehicle technology. As part of the agreement, the latter will use a range of BlackBerry QNX software and services to build next generation digital consolidated...
Posted On 08 Jul 2019
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“GDPR compliance only ‘skin deep’ on first anniversary” highlights Shred-it survey

A recent survey commissioned by Shred-it has revealed “a positive understanding and engagement” with the principles of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) among SMEs on its first anniversary. The findings show that 72% of UK SMEs report being ‘very aware’ of...
Posted On 02 Jun 2019
Campbell Murray
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Maintaining a Circle of Trust

As news outlets report on yet another vulnerability impacting a popular application – in this case WhatsApp – it’s time that we ask ourselves: ‘With all the different methods we use to communicate for work, with friends and with family, which messaging apps can...
Posted On 21 May 2019
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BlackBerry moves to complete acquisition of cyber security specialist Cylance

BlackBerry Limited – the enabler of the Enterprise of Things by dint of its provision of technology that allows endpoints to trust one another, communicate securely and maintain privacy – has completed its previously-announced acquisition of Cylance, the privately-held...
Posted On 25 Feb 2019
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BlackBerry to acquire Cylance and add “premier AI and cyber security capabilities”

BlackBerry has entered into a definitive agreement to wholly acquire Cylance, a specialist in the spheres of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and cyber security, for US$1.4 billion in cash, plus the assumption of unvested employee incentive awards. This will be BlackBerry’s...
Posted On 20 Nov 2018
John Davies
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Going Mobile: Smart Phone Technology for Access Control

If you think about one item that has revolutionised the way in which we’ve all interacted with the world over the last ten years, it has to be the smart phone. Given that it’s now a decade since the first Apple iPhone was launched, and with the smart phone becoming as essential a...
Posted On 29 Dec 2017
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BlackBerry launches Professional Cyber Security Services Practice to expand business portfolio

BlackBerry, the secure mobile communications specialist, has announced the launch of its new Professional Cyber Security Services Practice that will further expand the business’ security portfolio by offering organisations new consulting services, tools and Best Practice...
Posted On 14 Mar 2016
Brian Chappell
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How do we close ‘The Vulnerability Gap’?

Managing vulnerabilities is a significant challenge for many organisations, with the main difficulties manifest in two key areas, writes Brian Chappell. The first is that the list isn’t static. It seems that new vulnerabilities are discovered almost daily, adding to our list...
Posted On 14 Oct 2015