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Manager tricked into downloading POS malware by phoney IT staffer

Usually we don't report breaches of foreign organizations unless there's a Canadian angle, but we want to draw attention of...

September 12th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Sensitive user information repository in OneLogin penetrated, company admits

Canadian organizations that use cloud identity and access manager OneLogin are among those being warned that an intruder may have...

September 1st, 2016 Howard Solomon

Judge's Scorecard

Data breach scoring: The sad reality

Jeff Williams at Contrast Security recently spoke to Forbes about the lack of concrete data regarding breaches and hacks. In...

August 25th, 2016 Mark Nunnikhoven

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Ashley Madison attack aided by credentials theft: Report

Poor administrator identity and access management controls were at the heart of last year’s huge data breach at Avid Life...

August 24th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Ashley Madison parent company criticized by privacy commissioners over huge breach

Avid Life Media, the Toronto-based parent company of the controversial Ashley Madison dating site that was badly breached a year...

August 23rd, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Score public data breach reports to restore trust, says security vendor

Some infosec pros think one of the reasons a number of organizations aren't putting enough resources into cyber security is...

August 19th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Recovering The Business From A Destructive Cyber Attack

Recovering The Business From A Destructive Cyber Attack

The financial impacts of not being able to recover from a cyber attack can be devastating and in some cases...

August 15th, 2016 IT World Canada Team


Demystifying Digital Identity: A Matter of Trust

The skyrocketing rise in cybercrime indicates that there is much work to be done to secure the digital identity of...

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Average cost of a data breach up 12.5 per cent among Canadian firms studied: Report

Canadian CISOs who want more hard data to convince the C-suite and boards to devote more resources to cybersecurity have...

June 23rd, 2016 Howard Solomon