John McClurg, CSO Dell Inc. ITWC photo by Howard Solomon

Dell CSO shares lesson from Target breach

There's a lesson CISOs can learn from the infamous theft of tens of millions of pieces customer information at international...

May 29th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Data breach notification in Canada

IT security weak because enterprises aren’t learning: HP

Philospher Geroge Santaya once said those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. IT security researchers say...

February 23rd, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Canadian outlets of crafts store not affected by breach

The Canadian stores of Texas-based arts and crafts retailer Michaels Stores Inc. were apparently unaffected by an eight-month security attack that...

April 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon


The CIO scandal that could redefine the profession

The way IT is perceived in the enterprise from now on may come down to whether you see Beth Jacob...

March 19th, 2014 Shane Schick

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Stunning details in Target attack emerge

Retailer Target Brands Inc. has given the impression that it was caught unawares when hackers broke into its systems and...

March 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon