Trust in IT survey shows Canadian CIOs have work to do

Don’t trust enterprise, vendor security claims: BlackBerry security chief

BlackBerry’s new chief security officer has issued a “call to arms” for better cyber security standards because enterprise organizations have...

February 11th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano


#ITWCchats – Breached: Preventing and mitigating data leaks

After hearing about some major retail brands that have lost customers' credit card data to hackers, the reality of how...

January 6th, 2015 Hibah Ahmed

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Computing Canada: IT security fights back

Target, Home Depot, Staples, Dairy Queen and the Canada Revenue Agency are just a few of the organizations that suffered...

December 15th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


CISO role is gaining traction: Survey

Chief Information Security Officers (CISO) may be starting to make an impact in North American companies, according to a recent...

November 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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The cost of a data breach in 2014: $3.5 million, Ponemon study says

In December 2013, news broke that U.S. retail giant Target Corp. had suffered a major breach, losing the personal information...

May 13th, 2014 Candice So

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#EncryptITWC – An IT World Twitter chat

Updated by Candice So Apr. 24, 2014 at 4:05pm ET: We ran a Twitter chat on encryption under the @itworldca...

April 17th, 2014 Candice So

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Spear phishing campaigns are more sophisticated: Symantec

Cyber-criminals are getting better at using targeted attack methods and strategic planning to break into the digital data vaults of...

April 8th, 2014 Brian Jackson


Use big data to fight security threats in 2014: Ovum

Enterprise organizations should look to big data analytics and other options to battle increasing security threats in 2014, according to...

November 26th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Organizations taking longer to detect breaches: report

Organizations taking longer to detect breaches: report

The retail industry reported 15 per cent more data breaches in 2012 compared to the previous year but what could...

February 14th, 2013