Privacy & Security Archives - Page 4

Digital identity is coming of age in Canada in 2020

You might remember the 1993 New Yorker cartoon, where a dog at a computer says to another, “On the Internet,...

May 13th, 2020 Cindy Baker
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Ransomware attacks on big targets, clutch your laptops, no updates from this Android app and more

Ransomware attacks on big targets, clutch your laptops, no updates from this Android app and more Welcome to Cyber Security...

May 13th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Looking at videoconferencing options from a CIO’s point of view

With files from Jim Love, CIO for ITWC   The current crisis is forcing everyone, CIOs included, to make fast...

May 12th, 2020 Lynn Greiner

Are you ready for the new FINTRAC rules on identity verification?

Canadian financial institutions must revamp their identity verification procedures by June 1 of this year to comply with new anti-money...

May 12th, 2020 Cindy Baker
Computer Screen Code View

Firebase developers urged to check their configurations to prevent data leaks

Android developers using Google's Firebase application development platform are being warned to check their configurations after security researchers discovered thousands...

May 11th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Don’t fall for these COVID buyer excuses, online coupon fraud and a new Windows support scam

Don't fall for these COVID buyer excuses, online coupon fraud and a new Windows support scam Welcome to Cyber Security...

May 11th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Gavel in court

Ontario judge orders videoconferencing for pre-trial testimony: ‘It’s 2020’

Ontario lawyers have been warned to learn to live with videoconferencing for pre-trial hearings as the COVID-19 pandemic restricts people...

May 8th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Canada hit by COVID cheque fraud; Webex, Teams under attack, more COVID email scams and three big data breaches

Canada hit by COVID cheque fraud; Webex, Teams under attack, more COVID email scams and three big data breaches Welcome...

May 8th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Canadian privacy commissioners urge caution on COVID-19 tracing apps

With federal, provincial and territorial leaders discussing a national approach to COVID-19 tracking apps, privacy commissioners across the country have...

May 7th, 2020 Howard Solomon

GoDaddy suffers hack of SSH credentials

GoDaddy, one of the domain registrars and web hosting companies in the world, has admitted customer usernames and passwords for...

May 7th, 2020 Howard Solomon