#EncryptITWC – An IT World Canada.com Twitter chat

Updated by Candice So Apr. 24, 2014 at 4:05pm ET: We ran a Twitter chat on encryption under the @itworldca Twitter account. Read on for a quick recap of the tweets from today's

Published on: April 17th, 2014 Candice So

Another data loss at Human Resources Canada

It’s easy to take cheap shots at public servants – there are so many of them and it’s harder for them to hide their fumblings than people in the private sector.Still, with admission

Published on: January 14th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Cloud security

A security expert warns organizations making a foray into cloud computing may know familiar terms like multi-tenancy and virtualization, but that doesn’t mean they understand everything about putting applications in the cloud.  In

Published on: March 23rd, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Snow Leopard bug on data devouring rampage

Snow Leopard users have reported that they've lost all their personal data when they've logged into a "Guest" account after upgrading from Leopard, according to messages on Apple's support forum.The bug, users said

Published on: October 13th, 2009 Greg Keizer

Symantec releases new encryption tool

Symantec Corp. has announced the release of a new security tool aimed at providing advanced encryption for computer and removable storage devices. The Cupertino, Calif.-based security giant said Symantec Endpoint Encryption will help

Published on: March 2nd, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

U.K. politicians want to criminalize data leaks

Tougher criminal penalties for data security breaches are being urged by a committee of MPs as incidents where the government or contractors have lost people's personal data continue to come to light.The Commons

Published on: January 4th, 2008 Tash Shifrin

U.K. seeks to criminalize data loss

A committee of MPs has called for tougher criminal penalties for data security breaches as incidents where the government or contractors have lost people's personal data continue to come to light. The Commons

Published on: January 3rd, 2008 Tash Shifrin

WANSyncHA protects databases, servers

Real-time data protection is quickly becoming one of the most important aspects of IT. To help keep datacentres and disaster recovery sites in synch, some companies are turning to high-availability products designed to

Published on: October 13th, 2005 Sean McCown

IT managers cite human error as number main source of data loss

Computer viruses may be revered as the epitome of corporate data loss but it's human error that most often causes the problem.That's the conclusion a whopping 88 per cent of polled NT system

Published on: January 27th, 2000 Liam Lahey