bitcoins, cryptocurrency

Will you get paid in bitcoins in 2015?

The Bank of Canada has said that it is mulling the benefits of using electronic currencies, including bitcoin. But could Canadian companies...

November 28th, 2014 Danny Bradbury

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#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...

April 17th, 2014 Candice So

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Policy, practice gap behind federal data breach

The disappearance of an Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) portable hard drive containing the personal information of 583,000 student...

March 26th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Five Ways to Ensure Encryption is More Effective and Manageable

Encrypting data on laptops, notebooks and tablet computers is now widely accepted as a best practice for any organization. Indeed,...

August 20th, 2013 Jeff

New EU cybercrime rules to impact business

New EU cybercrime rules to impact business

Businesses are concerned over the European Commission’s plans of imposing strict data breach reporting rules on companies and organizations in...

February 7th, 2013

Montreal firm updates database management system

Montreal firm updates database management system

Montreal-based Sand Technology Inc. will release in September the latest iteration of its column-oriented database management system, Sand CDBMS 6, the primary...

July 23rd, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Business leaders overvalue data encryption: Study

Business leaders overvalue data encryption: Study

IT managers are typically well aware of the importance of data encryption, especially when trying to secure laptops and PCs....

March 10th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

Canada

Canada

An organization representing Canada’s chartered accountants has released a new guide aimed at helping small and medium-sized enterprises protect the...

September 4th, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

TelstraClear embarks on PCI security project

TelstraClear embarks on PCI security project

AUCKLAND - Telecommunications provider TelstraClear is investing more than NZ$1 million (US$645,000) over two years to be one of first...

October 6th, 2008 Ulrika Hedquist