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WordPress to add free encryption for custom domains

Content management sites like WordPress and Joomla are a juicy target for attackers for a number of reasons: As Web-based...

April 10th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Taking security to cloud

You’ll Drown by not fixing this vulnerability

CISOs have been warned to check servers and applications their organization uses and/or developed and cloud services they subscribe to...

March 10th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Study dismisses police worries encryption will end their surveillance capabilities

Changes in technology -- including the increased use of commercially-available encryption by criminals and terrorists -- has partly made it...

February 3rd, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Canadian firms not using encryption enough to protect data: Sophos

Fewer than half of Canadian businesses surveyed say they use encryption extensively to protect corporate data, according to a new...

January 19th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Canadian Tire Store

Canadian Tire CTO Eugene Roman on securing new mobile payments app

On Thursday, Canadian Tire launched its second mobile app available for consumers to download to their iOS and Android devices....

September 24th, 2015 Brian Jackson

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An early lesson for CISOs from the Ashley Madison breach

It will be a while before all of the lessons for CISOs from the Ashley Madison hack will emerge, in...

September 10th, 2015 Howard Solomon


IT departments must prepare for the impact of commercial drone deployment

A great deal of the discussion of drones has revolved around the privacy, safety and security of the general public,...

July 27th, 2015 Gary Hilson

security and privacy issues

Easier encryption, certificate management

Two security vendors have added to the capabilities of their offerings, one by expanding the ability of organizations to encrypt...

April 15th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Organizations scrambling to update servers for payment card systems

At some point this month the group that sets standards organizations have to follow to use credit and debit cards...

April 2nd, 2015 Howard Solomon