FICO fights cyber crime with iboss using fraud detection IP

A technology that has its roots in missile interception -- and now being used to fight financial fraud -- is...

May 4th, 2016 Gary Hilson

arrest, handcuff, police, fraud

IBM, Revenue Quebec employees nabbed in $24-M IT contract scheme

*Editor's note: Story originally published March 12, and is updated as one of our most popular posts of 2015. Anti-corruption...

December 12th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

Electronic Signatures in Canadian Law

For businesses everywhere, the implications of acting on agreements without ensuring their legal acceptability can have serious financial and other...

June 4th, 2015 IT World Canada Team

UPAC anti corruption squad Quebec

8th suspect in alleged Quebec IT contract fraud arrested by UPAC

The anti-corruption squad of Quebec has arrested its final suspect in a $24 million government contract fraud case that has...

March 17th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

IT department spiraling downwards

What’s behind a cyber attack?

In this white paper from IBM, the shortcomings of conventional breach investigation solutions are explored together with how companies can...

February 10th, 2015 IT World Canada Team

Symantec to buy VeriSign’s authentication business

Symantec to buy VeriSign’s authentication business

Symantec Corp. will pay US$1.28 billion to acquire VeriSign's authentication business. The two companies confirmed the rumored acquisition Wednesday, saying that they...

May 19th, 2010 Robert MacMillan

India CIOs as demanding as global peers: Springboard

India CIOs as demanding as global peers: Springboard

Chief information officers (CIOs) in India are said to be becoming as demanding as their global counterparts, requiring a "fresh...

February 22nd, 2010 Veronica C. Silva

Bill S-4 tightens noose around identity thieves

Bill S-4 tightens noose around identity thieves

A bill came into force last Friday that makes early stages of identity-related crime an offense in the Criminal Code,...

January 11th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

SAS pushes for business analytics in Canadian gov

SAS pushes for business analytics in Canadian gov

Fraud experts Chris Swecker and Joe Pendleton discussed strategies for detecting and preventing fraud at a recent event in Toronto...

December 30th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur