data security,privacy,security

Tech sector urged to help rights groups suffering cyber attacks

A Toronto-based organization focusing on information technology and communications research is calling on software and technology companies to assist human...

November 12th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

malware, cyber crime, data theft, network security

‘Darkhotel’ ring spying on execs travelling abroad

Top executives from North American and Asian companies doing business and investing in the Asia Pacific region are in the...

November 10th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Prime Minister Stephen Harper and U.S. President Barack Obama

High-tech summit keeps focus on NSA reform

High-tech leaders meeting at the White House with U.S. President Barack Obama kept the Tuesday meeting focused on reining in...

December 20th, 2013 Dave Webb

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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...

November 25th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Report links cyber spy group to Chinese army

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...

February 19th, 2013

Obama’s cyber security plan lacks muscle: Experts

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...

February 13th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

State-sponsored attacks a growing enterprise menace

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...

February 1st, 2013

Canada spared by Red October cyber spy ring?

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...

January 15th, 2013