Articles By Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: Beware of fake Notre Dame donation sites, protect domain name servers and iPhone users being tricked

Fake Notre Dame rebuilding donation sites are looking for money,  better protect domain name servers and how iPhone users being...

April 19th, 2019 Howard Solomon

University of Guelph adds master’s degree in cyber security

Canadian universities and colleges are churning out an increasing number of computer science undergraduates to meet the demand for IT...

April 19th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Screen captures can be used by police in a sting, Supreme Court of Canada rules

Screen captures are a common way computer users snap and save email or text messages. But if used by police...

April 18th, 2019 Howard Solomon

How to stop infosec pros from speaking geek to management

There's no shortage of experts advising infosec pros to "speak the language of business" when talking to management and boards....

April 18th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Civil Liberties Assocaition follows through on threat to sue Toronto smart community

Toronto's promised showcase lakefront smart neighborhood has faced a number of objections during public meetings and in news columns, largely...

April 17th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Basic hygiene still central to cyber security, infosec pros told

In a 21-year career in cyber security with some of Canada's biggest companies, Vivek Khindria has seen trends come and...

April 17th, 2019 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: New ransomware, the dangers of unpatched software, Outlook hack and a big fine in Britain

New strain of ransomware found, the dangers of unpatched software, an Outlook hack and a big fine in Britain for...

April 17th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Canada, cyber and defence sectors ‘lack mutual trust,’ says industry report

The federal government isn't working closely enough with the cyber security sector in purchasing products or sharing threat information, says...

April 16th, 2019 Howard Solomon
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Big web sites made big strides in security, privacy, says association audit

Prominent web sites made big strides last year to up their consumer protection, security and privacy protection practices, according to...

April 16th, 2019 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: More weak passwords, a key to security and compromised web sites

More weak passwords, a key to security and compromised web sites Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday April 15th....

April 15th, 2019 Howard Solomon