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Admins urged to patch Zyxel network devices to close backdoor

Administrators whose networks include Zyxel devices are being urged to install the latest security updates after the discovery of a...

January 4th, 2021 Howard Solomon

More 2021 cybersecurity predictions: ‘Every service without MFA will suffer a breach’

Dozens of cybersecurity-related vendors showered us with predictions for 2021. We've compiled predictions from experts representing more than 40 vendors....

January 4th, 2021 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Make these cybersecurity New Year’s Resolutions

Make these cybersecurity New Year's Resolutions Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Monday January 4th. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter...

January 4th, 2021 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – A look at some of the biggest scams ITWC reported on in 2020

A look at some of the biggest scams I reported on in 2020. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Wednesday...

December 30th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Data privacy in Canada: A look back at 2020, plus a look ahead to 2021

For privacy and data protection officers across Canada, COVID-19 was a dominant presence in 2020. Protecting personal data with many...

December 29th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Data breach notification in Canada

More noteworthy cybersecurity news stories from 2020

Following up on my year-end review of 2020 story, here are some of the biggest cybersecurity-related news stories of 2020...

December 28th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Four words summarized cybersecurity in 2020: COVID-19, ransomware, Twitter, and SolarWinds

There are bad years and worse years in cybersecurity. 2020 was one of the worst. Arguably, it will be summarized...

December 28th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – A look at some of the top stories reported on by ITWC in 2020

A look at some of the top stories I reported on in 2020. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Monday...

December 28th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Patching can close holes exploited by stolen FireEye tools, according to new report

Patch management is emerging as a vital tactic for infosec pros for dealing with the possible exploitation of their networks...

December 23rd, 2020 Howard Solomon

Infosec pros warned of second SolarWinds Orion vulnerability

IT administrators that use SolarWinds' Orion network management platform have more than one vulnerability to search for in the wake...

December 22nd, 2020 Howard Solomon