Answers to your CASL questions

Published on: June 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

How the CRTC will enforce CASL

With Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) coming into force on July 1, the federal government has been sharing its pointers on how businesses can avoid sending spam – and how they can avoid warnings

Published on: June 12th, 2014 Candice So

Servers of third-largest spam botnet shut

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. - Authorities in three countries have taken down a half-dozen command-and-control servers for the Grum botnet, crippling the world's third-largest spam-spewing network.A total of five servers in Panama and the Ukraine

Published on: July 18th, 2012 antone gonsalves

Spam not going anywhere anytime soon

Since March 2009, Canadian Pharmacy spam is declining and pharmaceutical spam overall decreased, but much to enterprises’ dismay, spam will not disappear entirely, according to a report by Symantec Corp. “The concern businesses

Published on: January 25th, 2011 selena mann

Bill C-28 and your inbox

David Poellhuber doesn’t seem worried that Canada’s recently passed antispam regulation will put him out of business soon.Poellhuber is the chief operations officer of Montreal-based ZeroSpam. Bill C-28, the Fighting Internet and Wireless

Published on: December 16th, 2010 Dave Webb

Hackers, spammers to target Facebook Messages

Facebook's revamped Messages will be a very attractive target for spammers, scammers and malware makers, security experts said today.Facebook countered, saying that it has implemented new measures to protect users, including third-party anti-spam

Published on: November 18th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

‘Here you have’ e-mail worm spreads quickly

Security experts have warned of a fast-spreading e-mail worm, the first large outbreak of this type in nearly a decade.The worm appears in e-mail messages with the subject "Here you have," and contains

Published on: September 10th, 2010 Robert McMillan

REVIEW: Panda Internet Security 2010

Panda Security SL, although not as well known as the big names like Symantec Corp.  and Trend Micro Inc. offers several security products, ranging from simple antivirus tools to hosted enterprise systems. Internet

Published on: July 30th, 2010 frank j. ohlhorst

Kudos for anti-spam bill, concern over PIPEDA changes

Experts aredisappointed with the federal government’s proposed changes to the privacy law,with one saying they don’t offer enough protection for personal informationheld by organizations. However, they are relieved the government hasre-introduced its anti-spam

Published on: May 28th, 2010 jennifer kavur and howard solomon