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Stopping the New Wave of DDoS Attacks (ISSA Journal) – March 8, 2017

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Canadian Security Services 2017 Vendor Assessment (IDC MarketScape) – February 13, 2017

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When you’re under cyberattack, silence isn’t golden (American Banker) – February 3, 2017

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Cybersecurity in 2017: A roundup of predictions (Tech Pro Research) – January 23, 2017

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Trump Commerce Pick Ross Lacks in Cybersecurity, Privacy (Bloomberg BNA) – January 18, 2017

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Cybersecurity Trends 2017: Companies Fight Back (The DataCenter Journal) – December 26, 2016

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Internet of Things: Small Business’s Latest Security Threat (Tom’s IT Pro) – December 19, 2016

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HR and IT pros agree: Pallister’s working vacations in Costa Rica not ideal (CBC News) – December 19, 2016

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Cybersecurity Trends For 2017: Greater Threats, Greater Defense Tactics (Business Solutions) – December 15, 2016

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Why security leaders need to embrace the concept of reasonable security now (CSO Online) – December 06, 2016

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Caribbean Association of Banks

CAB Caribbean Account Magazine – November 11, 2016

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Trump win alarms cyber pros (SC Magazine) – November 11, 2016

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2016 Managed Security Services in North America (Frost & Sullivan) – November 8, 2016

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How to prepare your company for cybersecurity threats (HelpNet Security) – November 11, 2016

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Cyberwarfare: The Next President’s Most Pressing Battleground (The Var Guy) – October 26, 2016

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“Top 50 Most Creative CEOs to Watch” – October 11, 2016

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Hitachi Systems Acquires Above Security – October 15, 2015

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Hitachi Systems acquires Canadian managed security service provider – August 25, 2015

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Above Security Snags IA Integrator – February 26, 2015

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Canada’s Above Security Acquires Seccuris to Acquire Pure-Play Global MSSP – February 19, 2015

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Websites around the world are affected by the Heartbleed vulnerability (Radio interview with Daniel Gaudreau, Above Security’s Chief Information Security Officer) – April 14, 2014

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Discussion on Heartbleed, the Government’s IT vulnerability (Radio interview with Daniel Gaudreau, Above Security’s Chief Information Security Officer) – April 14, 2014

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Several Questions about Heartbleed (Interview with Daniel Gaudreau, Above Security’s Chief Information Security Officer) – April 10, 2014

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After the Heartbleed security breach, is our personal data compromised? (Radio interview with Daniel Gaudreau, Above Security’s Chief Information Security Officer) – April 10, 2014

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The Québec Government Office in Moscow celebrates its first year – December 6, 2013

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$5M investment for a new office building – November 23, 2012

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ICSPA to study impact of cyber crime on businesses in Canada – November 5, 2012

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Above Security Mexico Inauguration

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As IT risk management and information security experts, we believe we have an obligation to disseminate information and educate our constituents – the CEO’s, CTO’s and CSO’s whose time is at a premium – by offering them a platform for knowledge exchange and networking. In addition to sponsoring and participating in industry-relevant conferences and trade shows, Above Security also organizes its own events in the form of conferences, seminars, webinars and networking events.

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Awards, Accolades and Recognition

With over 15 years of experience in IT security, Above Security employs a team of experts who are just that – certified information security experts. Whether it is our 24/7 managed security services or professional cybersecurity services, Above Security has a dedicated team of certified experts who leverage their real-world security experience to provide you with actionable recommendations on how to protect your most critical IT assets.

This expertise beyond industry standards has been recognized on numerous occasions:

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Above Security was recognized by Forrester as a Major Player in the managed security services vendor landscape (Vendor Landscape: Global Managed Security Services, 2017).

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Above Security was recognized by IDC Canada as a Major Player in the managed security services market in Canada (IDC MarketScape: Canadian Managed Security Services 2016 Vendor Assessment, IDC Canada, 2016).

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Above Security was recognized by CSO Outlook as one of the Top 10 Managed Security Service Providers 2015.

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Above Security was recognized by IDC Canada as a Major Player in the managed security services market in Canada (IDC MarketScape: Canadian Managed Security Services 2015 Vendor Assessment, IDC Canada, 2015).

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Above Security is the only Canadian IT security service provider to be featured amongst Gartner’s ‘10 vendors to watch’ in the global MSSP market (“Market Trends: Managed Security Services, Worldwide, 2013”, Lawrence Pingree, 30 August 2013, Gartner).

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Above Security was recognized by CIO Review Magazine as one of the 20 Most Promising RSA Security Solution Providers 2015.

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Above Security was recognized by CIO Review Magazine as one the of the 20 most promising enterprise security consulting companies worldwide.

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Above Security was recognized by CIO Review Magazine as one of the 50 Most Promising IT Services Companies 2014.

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Above Security is one of the selected groups of IT security providers that are members of the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), recognized global leader in incident response.

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In 2011, Above Security first obtained the ISO 9001:2008 certification for the research, development and provision of managed information security services from its Montreal office. The certification was renewed in 2014, thus reinforcing our commitment to client satisfaction and dedication to supplying the highest quality standards.

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Above Security is a certified Quality Security Assessor (QSA) from the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC).

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Frost & Sullivan

“[Above Security] will continue to have a higher presence in Europe and will be able to penetrate that market well by increasing its indirect channel.” (North American Managed Security Service Providers Market, Frost & Sullivan, 2010)

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Frost & Sullivan

“[Above Security] will continue to have a higher presence in Europe and will be able to penetrate that market well by increasing its indirect channel.” (North American Managed Security Service Providers Market, Frost & Sullivan, 2010)

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Above Security was featured by IDC Canada as one of the 12 Leading Canadian Managed Security Services Providers. (Profile of 12 Leading Canadian Managed Security Services Providers #CA14CIC13, IDC Canada, 2013)

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“Above Security experts stay up to speed on the latest vulnerabilities, threats and regulations, offering customers peace of mind.” (Private Vendor Watchlist Profile #216496, IDC, 2009)

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