Brave face: Forming a proactive response to WannaCry

WannaCry, a global cyberattack by the WannaCry ransomware cryptoworm, has crippled at least 100,000 organizations and over 200,000 endpoints in...

June 15th, 2017 Glenn Weir

50% of Canadian executives say their businesses were hacked last year

A new survey has terrifying implications for Canadian businesses across the country. Conducted by marketing research firm Ipsos Canada on...

February 27th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Artificial Intelligence Neural Network

A Security Leader’s Definitive Guide to the Threat Landscape

Meeting the demands of the digital economy means security leaders must rethink their traditional approach to security. Download this paper...

February 20th, 2017 IT World Canada

ITAC wants Canada to become a leader in cybersecurity, IoT, and the cloud

The Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) is looking towards the future. Though it will continue serving its diverse membership...

November 29th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Printer and Embedded Device Security

Printer and Embedded Device Security

Today, most organizations do not have a security strategy in place for printers and embedded devices, leading to cybersecurity threats...

November 5th, 2016 IT World Canada Team

Bitsight Insights Report The rising face of cyber crime: Ransomware

Bitsight Insights Report The rising face of cyber crime: Ransomware

Learn how ransomware is evolving - and which industries are the most susceptible to attacks. Ransomware is a legitimate threat,...

September 25th, 2016 IT World Canada Team

Canadian malware map reveals ransomware on the rise

Editor's note: Story and map updated with malware data from August 2016. It's back-to-school season, and it looks like hackers...

September 9th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Intel partners with asset firm to spin out McAfee into an independent brand

Intel Corp. and private equity firm TPG Capital on Wednesday announced a definitive agreement under which the two parties will...

September 8th, 2016 IT World Canada Staff

Canada’s police chiefs: “We need laws that force cybercriminals to reveal their passwords”

The news that Canada’s police chiefs are advocating for federal laws that would compel individuals to provide electronic passwords with...

August 18th, 2016 Ryan Patrick