Articles By Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Canon hit by ransomware, more on fake website addresses and a bank fined for a hack

Canon hit by ransomware, more on fake website addresses and a bank fined for a hack Welcome to Cyber Security...

August 10th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – How to avoid going to fake web sites

How to avoid going to fake web sites. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Friday August 7th. I'm Howard Solomon,...

August 7th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Survey shows how worried Americans are about online privacy

Survey shows how worried Americans are about online privacy. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Wednesday August 5th. I'm Howard...

August 5th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Advice on protecting internet-facing workloads

Advice for protecting internet-facing workloads. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Monday August 3rd. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on...

August 3rd, 2020 Howard Solomon

Three men charged for their role in the recent hack of celebrity Twitter accounts, used phone spear-phishing trick

With files from Pragya Sehgal The U.S. Department of Justice has charged three men in the Twitter hack and bitcoin...

August 1st, 2020 Howard Solomon

Official Canadian COVID exposure notification app now available from Google, Apple stores

Canada's federally-approved COVID-19 exposure notification app launched this morning, with residents of Ontario being the first in the country to...

July 31st, 2020 Howard Solomon

Cybercrooks likely using EMV by-pass attack to weaken payment card protection: report

Gemini Advisory, a U.S. cybersecurity firm, warned Thursday that hackers might have found a way around the tough security on...

July 31st, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – A vulnerability in millions of computers, a lesson from a ransomware attack, a Cisco software fix and trouble in Vermont

A vulnerability in millions of computers, a lesson from a ransomware attack, a Cisco software fix and trouble in Vermont...

July 31st, 2020 Howard Solomon
danger sign, IT risks, security, malware, hackers

IT admins being warned of vulnerability in Secure Boot process in Linux, Windows

IT administrators are being warned to watch for patches from Microsoft, Linux distributors, and major software makers to patch a...

July 30th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Gavel in court

LifeLabs is trying to block release of full privacy commissioners’ report

LifeLabs, Canada's biggest medical testing laboratory, has decided to seek a court order to block the release of the investigation...

July 29th, 2020 Howard Solomon