Privacy & Security Archives - Page 2

Attackers still exploiting old vulnerabilities, says NTT report

Failure to patch old vulnerabilities is still a leading cause of breaches of security controls, says a new report. In...

May 21st, 2020 Howard Solomon

Cybersecurity survey by Canadian law firm offers surprising results

When Imran Ahmad got the results of his law firm's recently-commissioned corporate cyber incidents report he was surprised. Data showed...

May 20th, 2020 Howard Solomon

SecureKey’s authentication network service Concierge processing 800 transactions per second during pandemic

Launched in partnership with Canada’s major financial institutions in 2019, Verified.Me’s digital identity authentication and verification service last week celebrated...

May 20th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – What’s behind data breaches, holes in two American COVID aid websites, EasyJet data breach and more

What's behind data breaches, holes in two American COVID aid websites, EasyJet data breach and more. Welcome to Cyber Security...

May 20th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Facebook fined $9 million by Canadian Competition Bureau

Facebook has agreed to pay a $9 million fine after the federal Competition Bureau found the company made false or...

May 19th, 2020 Howard Solomon
corporate data breach prevention and mitigation

Three factors involved in the bulk of data breaches: Verizon

Credential theft, social engineering attacks (including phishing and business email compromise) and human errors were involved in just over two-thirds...

May 19th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Take the time to find ransomware, how a ransomware gang recruits partners and a Norwegian fund victimized for $10 million

Take the time to find ransomware, how a ransomware gang recruits partners and a Norwegian fund victimized for $10 million....

May 18th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Fake Canada website among many using COVID-19 relief offers to phish for credentials

With governments around the world making billions of dollars available for COVID-19 financial relief, criminals are making every effort to...

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

Cyber Security Today – Sneaky Android malware, more CashApps scams and a report shows how easy it is to track smart phones

Sneaky Android malware, more CashApps scams and a report shows how easy it is to track smartphones Welcome to Cyber...

May 15th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Surveys show conflicting support by Canadians for COVID-19 tracing app

Canadian governments are planning to approve COVID-19 mobile contact tracing apps to help health authorities track the spread of the...

May 14th, 2020 Howard Solomon