Data breach notification in Canada

Canadians are victims of China-based VPN network and new malware kit, say vendors

At least two Canadian organizations are among dozens around the world that have unwittingly been hosting infrastructure of a China-based...

August 4th, 2015 Howard Solomon


Warning: Voicemail part of malware attack

Voice calls aren't usually thought of as a vehicle for malware attacks, but researchers at security vendor Palo Alto Networks...

July 17th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Bank vault

Cyber attacks on financial sector three times other industries: Report

In March of this year 15 Canadian financial institutions were targeted by new a malware attack aimed at stealing passwords....

June 23rd, 2015 Howard Solomon




June 22nd, 2015 IT World Canada Team


The Holistic Approach to Preventing Zero Day Attacks.

Download it to learn what Target could have done to prevent this incident and mitigate the damage.  Discover a new...

June 22nd, 2015 IT World Canada Team


Lesson for CISOs: There’s never enough awareness testing

My inability to multitask has caught up with me again: Busy covering the SC Congress Toronto conference last week, I...

June 15th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Koos Lodewijkx, IBM's CISO. ITWC photo by Howard Solomon

SC Congress: Use Linux to fight malware, and let business learn security-speak

With over 30 sessions in two days there was a lot to cover at this year's SC Congress conference in...

June 12th, 2015 Howard Solomon

CIO being cut out of C-suite

Five New Laws of Anti-malware Protection: Keep Up with Evolving Threats. What You Should Know to Protect Your Networks.

Download this brief white paper from Cisco to better understand the five new laws of anti-malware protection.  Prepare your defences...

May 29th, 2015 IT World Canada Team

Cisco Annual Security Report

Annual Security Report, 2015

Users - and security teams - are both part of the security problem. Learn about these and other key findings...

May 29th, 2015 IT World Canada Team