Articles By Howard Solomon

Oracle issues almost 400 critical patches, urges IT to install older ones as well

Oracle has released almost 400 critical patches for its products, and while doing so urged IT pros to not only...

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

Cyber Security Today – Income tax scams, COVID-19 voicemail scams, protect your websites and do you remember Dooley Wilson?

Income tax scams, COVID-19 voicemail scams, protect your websites and do you remember Dooley Wilson? Welcome to Cyber Security Today....

April 15th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Manitoba law firms hit with Maze ransomware

Two unnamed Manitoba law firms have been hit by Maze ransomware, locking up not only office computers but also their...

April 14th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Canadian health researchers and firms targeted with COVID-19 phishing

COVID-19 phishing scams have been reportedly going out to consumers, trying to get them to buy face masks, protective gear,...

April 14th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Zoom database of credentials up for sale, says report

Another problem for those using the Zoom videoconferencing service has emerged with the discovery of a database containing Zoom credentials...

April 14th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – COVID-19 hiring and sob story scams, Apple and Google partner on contact tracing, cops make arrests and more

COVID-19 hiring and sob story scams, Apple and Google partner on contact tracing, cops make arrests and more Welcome to...

April 13th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Give employees rules on how to choose videoconferencing platforms

When the COVID-19 crisis broke open a month ago and forced organizations to make employees work from home, video conferencing...

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

Cyber Security Today – Advice for securing Zoom, COVID-19 scam uses Trump’s name and suspicious apps in Apple’s store

Advice for securing Zoom, COVID-19 scam uses Trump's name and suspicious apps in Apple's store. Welcome to Cyber Security Today....

April 10th, 2020 Howard Solomon

BlackBerry researchers say China-affiliated groups have infiltrated Linux systems for years

Linux administrators are on high alert after BlackBerry researchers announced five threat groups linked to the Chinese government have been...

April 9th, 2020 Howard Solomon

COVID-19: Potential cybersecurity calamity or digital transformation opportunity?

The COVID-19 crisis will become either a cybersecurity and privacy nightmare or an opportunity for organizations to adapt to a...

April 8th, 2020 Howard Solomon