Live stream – Technicity 2013: Focus on cybersecurity

As the Internet becomes more entrenched in the critical processes of businesses and governments the potential security threats have also become more pronounced. That's why today IT World Canada and the city of Toronto

Published on: November 25th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Report links cyber spy group to Chinese army

A security company says it has traced cyber-espionage activities to a unit of China’s People’s Liberation Army.In a report released on Tuesday, Mandiant Corp. said it has reasons to believe that a group

Published on: February 19th, 2013

Obama’s cyber security plan lacks muscle: Experts

President Barack Obama’s directive last night requiring federal agencies and critical infrastructure owners to collaborate in reducing cyber risks is a good start but has some weak spots, according to security experts. Obama’s

Published on: February 13th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

State-sponsored attacks a growing enterprise menace

Malware propagated by profit-oriented cyber criminals still account for the lion’s share of security threats to businesses but lately state-sponsored attackers have been zeroing in on large enterprises, according to security software maker

Published on: February 1st, 2013

Canada spared by Red October cyber spy ring?

A high-level cyber espionage campaign has successfully broken into computers and networks of government, diplomatic and scientific research organizations around the world for the last five years, according to a report from security

Published on: January 15th, 2013