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Brits do IT better: White House CTO

The government of the United Kingdom is years ahead of that of the United States in adopting new technology, according...

April 22nd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Potential impact to Canada of planned U.S. data breach law

The U.S. government is planning to bolster protection of consumer data through a new law requiring companies to report data...

January 20th, 2015 Candice So


SAP to house Canadian data here

Yielding to customer pressure on information sovereignty, SAP Canada will set up a data centre north of Toronto to assure organizations...

July 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Prime Minister Stephen Harper and U.S. President Barack Obama

Obama curtails NSA’s phone snooping activities

United States President Barack Obama on Friday called for an end to the way the National Security Agency monitors and...

January 17th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

The US National Security Agency headquarters

NSA uses radio waves to break into computers

The United States National Security Agency has been relying on a secret channel of radio waves that allows the agency...

January 15th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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US-CERT warns of new DDoS technique

IT organizations were warned again yesterday, about a new type of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack which takes advantage of unprotected...

January 15th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


The differences in internal controls at each level of architecture (part 3 of 3)

  This blog post continues Matthew Kern's discussion about enterprise architecture. For the previous post click here.  See here for part...

November 6th, 2013 Ron Richard


The differences in internal controls at each level of architecture

Welcome back. We have arrived as noted in my opening IT World post at the point where, expert Matthew Kern...

September 10th, 2013 Ron Richard


US, British spy agencies cracked Web encryption

Top secret documents revealed by former United States National Security Agency contractor, Edward Snowden indicate that American and British intelligence...

September 6th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano