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Top 9 security threats to prepare for in 2015

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November 17th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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DDoS attacks cost businesses US$40,000 per hour: Report

The good news is that the majority of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks aimed at corporations tend to be...

November 17th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Mozilla vulnerability goes BERserk

Security researchers have discovered critical forgery vulnerability in Mozilla’s Network Security Services (NSS) crypto library that could allow attackers to...

September 26th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Canada among top 10 APT targets

Canada was among the leading countries frequently targeted by advanced persistent threat (APT) attacks in 2013, according to the latest...

March 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Cyber-attack: An act of war?

Cyber-attack: An act of war?

Based on what we've seen, an attack on by an enemy country's on a government or military network isn't viewed...

November 13th, 2012 brian bloom

Keep up those defenses for Black Friday, Cyber Monday

Keep up those defenses for Black Friday, Cyber Monday

While there are no new cyber attacks expected for Black Friday and Cyber Monday—the two days that mark the onset...

November 25th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

RuggedRouter includes firewall, VPN

RuggedRouter includes firewall, VPN

RuggedCom Inc. of Woodbridge, Ont. has announced a hardened router with firewall and virtual private networking, designed for outdoor use....

November 29th, 2007 Greg Meckbach

Estonia recovers from massive denial-of-service attack

Estonia recovers from massive denial-of-service attack

A spree of denial-of-service (DOS) attacks against Web sites in Estonia appears to be subsiding, as the government calls for...

May 17th, 2007 Jeremy Kirk

Feds falter on staged cyber crisis exercise

Feds falter on staged cyber crisis exercise

A simulated exercise to assess the federal government’s ability to adequately respond to national emergencies has revealed several shortcomings. An...

April 26th, 2007 Kathleen Lau