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Lack of encryption, phishing suspected as flaws in U.S. data breach

By now many readers know that one of the biggest private health care providers in the U.S. was the victim...

February 9th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Intel buys Canadian firm to handle ‘password fatigue’

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) has snapped up a Montreal-based company that offers a service almost anyone can use – the...

December 1st, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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You’re going the wrong way about data encryption if you’re not doing this

For the protection of sensitive data, tokenization is every bit as important as data encryption. We are all very familiar...

October 10th, 2014 Michael Ball

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Vendors team to offer key management solution for cloud data security

The increased use of cloud-based solutions is a boon and bane for CIOs. It's a boon because it helps control...

July 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Mobile app firm rolls out anti-surveillance voice and data plan

A  mobile application company founded by a team comprised of a former United States Navy SEAL, a cryptography legend and...

July 10th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Encrypted messaging app aims to hide metadata

Researchers are working on an instant messaging application that will obscure metadata and other information generated through IM conversations between...

July 7th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Prying secrets from encrypted traffic may not be so hard

Many IT security experts say encrypting data is the only way enterprises can be assured data is protected on premise...

June 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Implications for encryption

(This blog is by Sangam Manikkayam Iyer, principal security specialist, Symantec Canada) Companies of the past, present and future would...

May 6th, 2014 IT World Canada

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#FollowFriday: Encryption edition

Every Follow Friday, we round up a list of people with active Twitter accounts, ones that we feel are worth...

April 25th, 2014 Candice So