Articles By Howard Solomon

What infosec pros can learn from Tony Stark

Infosec pros usually toil unappreciated in organizations, often fighting sometimes losing battles against well-armed opponents, and sometimes seemingly deaf employees....

October 18th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Password lessons: Longer is better, so is salt

Infosec pros who had no idea of how easily a stolen list of hashed passwords could be cracked got a...

October 18th, 2019 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Canada Post password alert, sextortion, Samsung phone fingerprint trouble and more

Canada Post password alert, sextortion, Samsung phone fingerprint trouble and more. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Friday October 18th,...

October 18th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Liberals will create a data commissioner position if elected, according to party platform

A new Liberal government will increase the power of the federal privacy commissioner and create a new position of data...

October 17th, 2019 Howard Solomon
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Canadians remain worried about data security: Digital ID survey

With files from Alex Coop   While governments and companies say they are paying more attention to cybersecurity, a new...

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

Cyber Security Today – Trust, toilets, browsing and jailbreaking

In us we trust, toilet fears, delete your browsing data and forget about jailbreaking. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's...

October 17th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Trusted Computing Group meets in Toronto to discuss security standards

Representatives of some of the biggest names in computing have been quietly meeting in Toronto this week to discuss some...

October 16th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Industry anti-messaging abuse group meets this week in Montreal

Tired of getting phony calls from Visa about an alleged abuse of your credit card? Angered about the way your...

October 15th, 2019 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Password protection, charge your smartphone and updates to watch for

Password protection, charge your smartphone and updates to watch for. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Monday October 14th, I'm...

October 14th, 2019 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Hospital email hacked, and more on two-factor authentication

Hospital email hacked, and more on two-factor authentication Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Friday October 11th, I'm Howard Solomon,...

October 11th, 2019 Howard Solomon