Articles By Howard Solomon

security and privacy issues

What should be in an incident response team’s Go Bag

CISOs form an incident response team with the hope it will never have to be called on. With any luck,...

February 4th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Canadian cyber security providers facing well-armed Israel competitors

TEL AVIV, Israel – Policy makers often flock to the latest trend when looking where to position their country’s industrial...

February 2nd, 2017 Howard Solomon
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Israeli PM to promote global cyber security cooperation during Trump visit

TEL AVIV – Security vendors and industries in a number of countries work collaboratively to fight cyber attacks. Now the...

January 31st, 2017 Howard Solomon

CSOs too conservative to buy latest technology, says Check Point CEO

TEL AVIV, Israel -- CSOs are too conservative in running their operations and don’t invest in the latest technology that...

January 31st, 2017 Howard Solomon

Israel’s guide to securing the national electrical grid

HAIFA, Israel – The electrical grid is arguably the most critical infrastructure in a country – without power there’s no...

January 30th, 2017 Howard Solomon
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This will be eventful year for privacy in Canada, say experts on the eve of International Privacy Day

Manufacturers of the coming Internet-connected automated cars are "clueless" about the privacy implications of the technology to drivers, warns a...

January 26th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Trump will soon realize Russian hacking is a persistent threat: Former FBI cyber expert

With news reports of Russians accused of hacking a U.S. political party and the Ukrainian power grid, the U.S. and...

January 24th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Cyber security strategy must be determined by boards, says world group

A board should take ultimate responsibility for oversight of their organization’s cyber risk and resilience, says a new security toolkit...

January 23rd, 2017 Howard Solomon

Canadian enterprise among victims of macro-based malware attack

A major Canadian corporation is among those in the hospitality industry in several countries whose financial activities have been compromised...

January 19th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Alert issued for Gmail phishing scam

Google is warning Gmail users to activate two-step verification to protect their accounts after the discovery of what is being...

January 18th, 2017 Howard Solomon