Articles By Howard Solomon

How to stop ‘conversation hijacking’ from hijacking your firm

Man-in-the-middle attacks, as the name suggests, involve techniques where attackers in some way insert themselves in the middle of a...

January 16th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Do security diligence but prepare for the worst, new report advises

With cybercriminals increasingly forming alliances, infosec leaders have to toughen their security strategies, but be ready for a worst-case scenario,...

January 15th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Baby data breach, stolen business contact database for sale and cyber attack at the United Nations

Baby data breach, stolen business contact database for sale and cyber attack at the United Nations Welcome to Cyber Security...

January 15th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Infosec pros urged to quickly deploy today’s Windows 10 patch

Windows administrators are being urged to install today's Patch Tuesday updates for Win10 as soon as they can after the...

January 14th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Oracle issues patches for 333 vulnerabilities

Oracle's quarterly Critical Patch Updates to be released today include fixes for 333 security vulnerabilities. The company said in a...

January 14th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Vulnerabilities found in Citrix and Pulse Secure products

Enterprise infosec teams are being warned to take action on serious vulnerabilities in products from Citrix and VPN manufacturer Pulse...

January 13th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Banks challenge Canadian post-secondary students to create cyber solutions

Five of the country's biggest banks are offering cash prizes to post-secondary students and recent graduates for creating possible solutions...

January 13th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Millions of files on Americans found open on Internet, and how to avoid juice-jacking

Millions of files on Americans found open on Internet, and how to avoid juice-jacking Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's...

January 13th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Watch your webcam, privacy groups complain about Android apps and more updates

Watch your webcam, privacy groups complain about Android apps and more updates. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Friday January...

January 10th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Warning: Ransomware may be copying all credentials on victims’ networks

It's bad enough that infosec pros have to worry about ransomware scrambling or stealing data -- or both. But a...

January 9th, 2020 Howard Solomon