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Cyber Security Today – Over a thousand people fell for the bitcoin scam, charges against cyber crooks and another open database

Over a thousand people fell for the bitcoin scam, charges against cyber crooks and another open database found. Welcome to...

July 22nd, 2020 Howard Solomon

Security and the modern desktop

There’s no good time for operating systems to reach the end of their days, but the COVID-19 crisis presents an...

July 22nd, 2020 IT World Canada

Trend Micro Canada launches its first data centre in Toronto

Trend Micro Canada announced the opening of its first Canadian data centre this week. Located in Toronto, the new data...

July 21st, 2020 Alex Coop
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Bill Gates victim of a second scam, more on the Twitter hack, a Microsoft Office con and improved security for Magento users

Bill Gates victim of a second scam, more on the Twitter hack, a Microsoft Office con and improved security for...

July 20th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Russia-linked hacker group targets COVID-19 vaccine development efforts

A hacker group with ties to the Russian Intelligence Services attempted to steal information on COVID-19 vaccine development globally, including...

July 17th, 2020 Tom Li
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EU ruling on US agreement may nudge Canada to update our privacy law: Cavoukian

The dismissal by a European Union court of a European-American personal data protection transfer agreement is making headlines in the...

July 17th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Twitter hack aftermath, more Android malware, actors on alert and a streaming media warning

Twitter hack aftermath, more Android malware, actors on alert and a streaming media warning. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's...

July 17th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Twitter attack highlights need to better protect admin accounts, experts say

Twitter's embarrassing admission that its employees were inadvertently responsible for the take-over of celebrity accounts Wednesday and used to spread...

July 16th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Average number of breaches in Canadian firms may be dropping, Carbon Black survey says

Canadian organizations are paying more attention than ever to cybersecurity, and if a recent survey is representative they may have...

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

Cyber Security Today – Name-and-shame ransomware attacks, digital gift card hacks, police surveillance tools map and the latest security update news

Name-and-shame ransomware attacks are up, so are digital gift card attacks, a new search tool from the Electronic Frontier Foundation...

July 15th, 2020 Howard Solomon