Rogers Launches Cybersecurity Solution to Protect Canadian Businesses on Social Media

Approximately 29 million malicious tweets sent worldwide per day have potential to harm the reputation and bottom line of Canadian businesses.

Over a third (37%) of businesses do not believe cyber-attacks are a threat to their social media channels yet nearly half (48%) have experienced more than 25 social attacks per year.

TORONTO, March 15, 2017 /CNW¬†– Canadian businesses can better safeguard themselves online with Social Media Security by Rogers, a cloud-based solution that protects their social media accounts. Millions of businesses today use social media to promote their brands and communicate with customers. At the same time, social media scams have become the number one method to breach a company network4. Cybercriminals can hack into company accounts, impersonate brands and obtain or leak confidential information on a company’s customer base. Social Media Security by Rogers monitors, identifies and takes fast action against potential threats or hacks to profiles on a business’ social media channels.

“A cyber attack on a social media profile has the potential to cost a business millions of dollars, or worse, lasting reputational damage,” said Nitin Kawale, President, Enterprise Business Unit, Rogers Communications. “We’re focused on providing customers with cyber security solutions that protect their business and customer data, and Social Media Security by Rogers is the latest in a portfolio that we’ll continue to expand this year. We are committed to providing these solutions as a service, which means our team of experts manages the day-to-day so customers can focus on growing their business.”

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