Weekly Update – Trump meets with Silicon Valley, Yahoo Hack, Canadian data centres

IT World Canada's Brian Jackson and Alex Radu discuss the top stories of the week in tech news. 1 billion...

December 16th, 2016 Alex Radu

Ashley Madison operators deal avoids US$17.6 million fine for data breach

The operators of the Ashley Madison and related dating sites that suffered a devastating hack in 2015 have escaped paying...

December 15th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Yahoo hack of 1 billion accounts is biggest data breach ever

Just a few months after announcing that in 2014 500 million accounts were hacked, Yahoo Inc. is at it again,...

December 15th, 2016 Alex Radu

Why are data breaches still an Issue?

I’m astonished that major data breach stories are still occurring and still generating unnerving headlines. How many of these instances...

November 28th, 2016 Yogi Schulz

Brian Jackson and Alex Radu

Weekly Top 3 Highlights – Microsoft goes open source, AdultFriendFinder hack, Deloitte’s Fast 50

IT World Canada's Brian Jackson and Alex Radu discuss the top stories of the week in tech news. This week,...

November 18th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Over 70,000 Canadian credit cards suddenly on sale on dark web: SecTor

Some Canadian organizations like to think they’re safer from cyber attack because of the relatively few publicly-reported data breaches here....

October 21st, 2016 Howard Solomon

Yahoo’s colossal security failures: Top 7 hilariously incompetent responses

Given the company’s public profile and well-documented security failures (RE: my previous blog) anything is possible. In fact, I have...

October 11th, 2016 Claudiu Popa

Should Verizon get a discount on Yahoo?

Yahoo used to be a funky place to hang out, especially for some of us early Internauts who were used...

October 7th, 2016 Claudiu Popa

Data Breach Graphic

Yahoo put user experience, new products over security, says news report

Recovering from a data breach is as much about leadership as it is facing the damage to the organization's brand...

September 29th, 2016 Howard Solomon