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Andrew Clarke takes on Global Channel role at One Identity

Andrew Clarke, former Director, Strategic Alliances & Channel Partnerships, EMEA, at One Identity has been promoted to Global Head of Channel and Alli

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Nimans launches specialist security courses

Nimans has launched a series of specialist training courses to help resellers ‘capture’ more CCTV and security sales. CCTV, intruder alarm and door e

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Nowcomm gets serious about cyber security with AT&T and Cybsafe

Networking, collaboration and security technology specialist Nowcomm has formed two new partnerships in the cybersecurity sector. The company has a

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Thoma Bravo completes $3.9bn acquisition of Sophos

Sophos has been acquired by Thoma Bravo, a private equity firm focused on the software and technology-enabled services sectors, in a cash transaction

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Malwarebytes launches new features on Nebula

Malwarebytes has announced a new set of enhanced enterprise features of its cloud platform. The platform, Malwarebytes Nebula, reduces the burden on o

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Sophos Cloud Snooper Report shines a light on complex Malware

Sophos has published a SophosLabs report on Cloud Snooper, a sophisticated attack that uses a unique combination of techniques to allow malware on ser

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Vega appointed CISO of Veeam

Veeam Software has announced that Gil Vega has been appointed Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). Vega, whose previous experience includes serv

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Forescout launches Envision Partner Programme

Forescout Technologies has launched its enhanced Envision Partner Programme to maximise opportunities for partner growth and deal acceleration based o

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Arrow brings Fortinet to UK partners

Global technology provider Arrow Electronics has entered into a UK distribution agreement with Fortinet, supplier of integrated and automated cybersec

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Security professionals overworked as the skills gap widens

Tripwire has shared the results of a survey examining how organisations are experiencing skills gap issues going into 2020. Dimensional Research co

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65% of businesses are complacent about data protection

A new Kaspersky study has lifted the lid on the scale of cyber-complacency amongst UK businesses. Nearly two-thirds (65%) of IT security decision-make

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Arrow Electronics launches Check Point MSP Program

Arrow Electronics will support the acceleration of Check Point Software Technologies’ cloud security business in the EMEA region. Check Point`s Man

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Cybereason expands community with Ignition

Ignition Technology and Cybereason have announced a distribution partnership to grow and support Cybereason’s rapidly expanding channel community acro

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Industry calls for awareness on Data Privacy Day

Today has been dubbed 'Data Privacy Day'. Managed Service provider Maintel has called on companies to use today to reflect on the data they’re collect

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Nimans highlights security as huge growth area in 2020

Security including access control, CCTV and intruder solutions will be big hits this year according to Nimans who have set up a dedicated division to

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ICO reveals Phishing as top threat between 2017-2019

Cyber security data breach reports continued to flood in to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) last year, with phishing proving to be the top

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Synopsys acquires tinfoil security

Synopsys has completed the acquisition of Tinfoil Security, an innovative provider of dynamic application security testing (DAST) and Application…

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Employees regularly ‘flout’ security policies

Organisations are leaving themselves unnecessarily exposed to significant security risks. This is according to data from, Databarracks, revealing over

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Acronis picks up 5nine to boost Azure business

Acronis has announced the acquisition of 5nine, a global provider of Microsoft Hyper-V and Azure cloud management and security solutions. As part of t

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Chronicle looks to drive UK business with Ignition

Ignition Technology has forged a distribution partnership with Chronicle, now part of Google Cloud, to establish and support Chronicle’s channel partn

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