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Lots of vulnerabilities in IoT device Web interfaces: Study

CISOs have lots on their plates but the expansion of the so-called Internet of Things will only add to their...

November 25th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Dell admits digital certificate mistake on PCs, provides fix

For years Dell Inc. has been a source of desktops and laptops for organizations who like the company's pricing and...

November 24th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Inside next-gen endpoint detection solutions

There are seemingly an uncountable number of ways cyber attackers can wedge their way onto enterprise networks, but one of...

November 23rd, 2015 Howard Solomon

Web vulnerabilities to be stomped out

Some infosec pros need to kick themselves, panel told

Canadian infosec pros aren't doing their jobs if they spend more time on buying technology than implementing simple but effective...

November 20th, 2015 Howard Solomon


Why awareness training is more important than ever

When spear-phishing and ransomware get into the mainstream media perhaps people across the country will take awareness training more seriously....

November 18th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Good news, bad news looking back at IT security in 2015

The year about to end has been ugly for many infosec pros, with embarrassing breaches and record amounts of personal...

November 17th, 2015 Howard Solomon


Warning to app developers: Back-end providers could be a back door vulnerability

There's increasing pressure on application developers to churn out mobile apps as the workforce does more of their communications on...

November 17th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Linux ransomware spreading faster than initial reports

A recently-discovered Linux file-encrypting ransomware is spreading faster than first thought, security researchers have warned, a red flag for CISOs...

November 16th, 2015 Howard Solomon


Android apps ask for too many permissions, survey warns

Savvy CISOs remind staff toting Android devices that the safest place to download apps is from the Google Play Store --...

November 13th, 2015 Howard Solomon