Articles By 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

SecTor 2019: Experts say more resources needed to meet cybersecurity skills shortage

Governments and the private sector have to do more if Canada wants to overcome the shortage of cybersecurity talent needed...

October 11th, 2019 Howard Solomon

EU warns of dangers of relying on one 5G equipment supplier

The European Union has warned carriers that relying on a single equipment manufacturer for next-generation 5G cellular networks will increase...

October 10th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Unanswered questions in TransUnion Canada data breach

Two days after TransUnion Canada acknowledged cautioning 37,000 Canadians that their personal information may have been copied by a hacker,...

October 9th, 2019 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Cancer hospital chain breached again, security advice, new Instagram feature and patches to watch for.

Cancer hospital chain breached again, security advice, new Instagram feature and patches to watch for. Welcome to Cyber Security Today....

October 9th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Study suggests pace of cyber attacks on Canadian firms increasing

More evidence of the increasing pace of cyber attacks on Canadian organizations has come from a survey of IT leaders...

October 8th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Canadian credit reporting agency compromised through third party

A hacker was able to access financial information on 37,000 Canadians or businesses held by credit reporting agency TransUnion Canada...

October 8th, 2019 Howard Solomon