Brave face: Forming a proactive response to WannaCry

WannaCry, a global cyberattack by the WannaCry ransomware cryptoworm, has crippled at least 100,000 organizations and over 200,000 endpoints in...

June 15th, 2017 Glenn Weir

Exploding three myths about WannaCry ransomware

As infosec pros catch their breath recovering from the WannaCry ransomware attack that crippled some 300,000 Windows machines around the...

June 15th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Canadian IT company offering Disaster Recovery as a Service amidst latest global ransomware attack

As ransomware attack WannaCrypt sweeps the globe, compromising tens of thousands of computers across as many as 100 countries, one...

May 23rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

WannaCry ransomware “a wakeup event” for directors: Canadian lawyer

Last week’s global outbreak of the WannaCry ransomware was not only one of the biggest malware infections, it's prompting big...

May 18th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Zero Wing meme

WannaCrypt just the beginning as Shadow Brokers tease more NSA tools

Shadow Brokers, the group that leaked the U.S. National Security Administration worm that weaponized the WannaCrypt / WannaCry malware for...

May 16th, 2017 Brian Jackson

bandaid, fix, repair

WannaCry just a taste of NSA-charged cyber attacks to come

While infosec pros in Canada are scanning their systems to ensure Windows and anti-malware systems are fully patched to deal...

May 15th, 2017 Howard Solomon

WCry decrypter on a computer screen (Source: El Mundo)

How to protect against the global WannaCrypt ransomware attack

Executives in charge of security should immediately warn employees against opening any suspicious Word documents and apply patches to any...

May 13th, 2017 Brian Jackson

New ransomware strain pops up for one day

Ransomware remains one of the most feared attacks, mainly because many organizations still don' t follow basic cyber security hygiene...

March 29th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Warning to small business: The hackers are coming for you

If you think your business is too small to be of interest to hackers, you should think again, say cyber...

March 9th, 2017 Cindy Baker