‘Black Code’ film tells cautionary tale of digital transformation’s dark side 

Who will watch the watchers? Well, all of us. That’s the message to be decrypted – albeit easily enough –...

September 19th, 2016 Brian Jackson
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Android ransomware can reset device’s security PIN code

CISOs need to spread a warning to Android users on staff that a new screen-locking ransomware is spreading, according to researchers...

September 13th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Dormant code in malware could be a problem, or a solution

In the ongoing battle between infosec pros and malware authors once thing is certain: Uncertainty. The bad guys are always...

August 28th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Software developers still failing to create secure code: Report

Buying packaged applications or subscribing to a cloud service are the only way to go for many organizations, for these...

June 29th, 2015 Howard Solomon

This $380 box can break four-digit iOS passcodes

Allowing iPhones and iPads into the enterprise can be a popular move by a CIO or CSO, but it doesn't...

March 17th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Not all malware authors are great coders, says report

Given the terrible last 12 months for data breaches, one can be forgiven for thinking malware authors are the most...

February 5th, 2015 Howard Solomon

CODE2015 to boost open data’s profile in Canada

The federal government kicked off its promotion of an open data hackathon in Toronto on Wednesday night, encouraging people to...

January 16th, 2015 Candice So

USB vulnerability code in the open

When is it ethical to release details of a discovered vulnerability to the public? That's the question raised by security...

October 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon
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Apple, SAP asked by Russia for their source code

There's no harm in asking, goes an old saying. That's what I thought when reading that Russia has asked Apple...

July 31st, 2014 Howard Solomon