Peer-to-Peer Peril: How Peer-to-Peer File Sharing Impacts Vendor Risk and Security Benchmarking

Peer-to-Peer Peril: How Peer-to-Peer File Sharing Impacts Vendor Risk and Security Benchmarking

BitSight recently observed the networks of 30,700 companies and found 23 per cent of organizations were using the BitTorrent protocol...

January 3rd, 2016 IT World Canada Team

Bank vault

Canadians are most of the victims as banking Trojan returns

A banking botnet that was taken down nine months ago by police in several European countries earlier this year has...

December 23rd, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Canadian firms among targets of new malware, says FireEye

Canadian enterprises are among the victims in nine countries that have been hit in the past two years by a...

December 14th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Visibility and Control to Prevent, Detect, and Remediate Advanced Malware Everywhere

Visibility and Control to Prevent, Detect, and Remediate Advanced Malware Everywhere

Hacking is an industry powered by a community of professional, entrepreneurial, and resourceful cybercriminals. They share techniques, are well-funded, and...

December 11th, 2015 IT World Canada Team

Bank vault

Dyreza banking malware now supports Windows 10, Edge browser

In the punch-counterpunch world of security it should be taken for granted that cyber thieves will try to find a...

November 30th, 2015 Howard Solomon

The Internet

Spam bot leverages Linux-based CMSs, report warns

For some time infosec pros have known that plugins for WordPress, Joomla and other content management systems are being leveraged...

November 2nd, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Cisco offers free help to rid hosting providers of major malware stores

In the war against cyber attackers, Cisco Systems is offering service providers a new weapon: Free help. For a small...

October 26th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Bank vault

Banking malware seen in Canada may be linked to online shop

Infosec pros are being warned about a new banking Trojan which is linked to an online store that may be...

September 17th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Phishing

Looking for malware on your network? That may be the wrong strategy

Firewalls and anti-malware are an important part of every CISO's defence strategy, but they aren't the only weapons that are...

September 14th, 2015 Howard Solomon