Articles By Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: Security survey of Canadians, can Facebook hear you, Zoom video conferencing app warning

Security survey of Canadians, can Facebook hear you, Zoom video conferencing app warning Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Wednesday...

July 10th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Mac client of Zoom video conferencing has serious bug, warns researcher

The Mac client of the widely-used Zoom enterprise video conferencing cloud service has a serious vulnerability that could allow an...

July 9th, 2019 Howard Solomon
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Focus on IT security basics to prevent breaches, urges latest Online Trust Alliance report

A group of experts has issued another call for infosec pros to focus on implementing basic IT security protocols if...

July 9th, 2019 Howard Solomon

UK regulator proposes fining British Airways a record $300 million over data breach

Anyone who doubted European Union regulators wouldn't take the opportunity to whack companies for data breaches under the new General...

July 8th, 2019 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – U.S. city hit by scam, Linux servers being hunted and sloppy thinking in mobile app

U.S. city hit by business email scam, Linux servers being hunted and sloppy thinking in mobile app Welcome to Cyber...

July 8th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Communications with security team still a barrier to successful DevOps, survey suggests

The movement to get software development teams working closely with IT operations for creating better code in a formal process...

July 5th, 2019 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Phony Samsung app, update Microsoft Office, not-so-smart door locks, and a router manufacturer disciplined

Avoid this phony Samsung app, update Microsoft Office, not-so-smart door locks, and a router manufacturer disciplined Welcome to Cyber Security...

July 5th, 2019 Howard Solomon

VMware, Cisco Systems issue security warnings

IT administrators have been warned by two of the biggest suppliers of enterprise products of security vulnerabilities. VMware issued an...

July 4th, 2019 Howard Solomon

University of Ottawa student news site nearly wiped off Internet

A week-old backup has saved the University of Ottawa's online student news site The Fulcrum from being wiped off the...

July 3rd, 2019 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – A caution to Orvibo device owners, adware in Android apps and arrests in cryptocurrency exchange scam

A caution to Orvibo device owners, adware in Android apps and arrests in cryptocurrency exchange scam Welcome to Cyber Security...

July 3rd, 2019 Howard Solomon