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malware, cyber crime, data theft, network security

Canadian one of 36 indicted by US in international cyberfraud ring

A Canadian is among 36 people indicted by the U.S. Justice department for their alleged roles in what has been called...

February 9th, 2018 Howard Solomon

State of Canadian cyber awareness training ‘very concerning,’ survey results show

Cyber security experts agree awareness training of employees is vital for organizations to secure personal and corporate data, but a...

February 9th, 2018 Howard Solomon
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Hashtag Trending – Twitter posts a profit; Samsung and Roku Smart TVs; Amazon whole foods groceries

Twitter posts a profit but struggles to attract new users, Samsung and Roku smart TVs are vulnerable to hacking, and...

February 9th, 2018 Alex Coop

Toronto wants partners with cyber security in mind as it modernizes IT, says deputy CIO

Lawrence Eta, the city of Toronto’s five-month old deputy CIO, would be the first to say that the private sector...

February 8th, 2018 Howard Solomon

CRTC exec director reconfirms Canada’s commitment to net neutrality

Telecom watchdog Chris Seidl reiterated the importance of net neutrality in Canada during a House of Commons committee meeting yesterday....

February 7th, 2018 Alex Coop

You don’t have to sacrifice privacy for security, says former Ontario privacy commissioner

Ann Cavoukian spent more than 15 years as Ontario’s Information and Privacy Commissioner between 1997 and 2014, but her new...

February 7th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs
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Canadian and an American were behind huge Uber breach, CISO testifies

A Canadian and an American were behind the huge 2016 hack of Uber Technologies customer data, the company's CISO told a...

February 7th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Cisco CISO’s advice: Align security with your business

As a manufacturer of network and security solutions Cisco Systems is on the radar of most infosec pros around the...

February 7th, 2018 Howard Solomon
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Hashtag Trending – Tech influences at the 2018 Winter Olympics, iPhone struggles and other holiday findings, Firefox tackles privacy

The 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics open on Friday and technology will be front and center, the many tech giants have...

February 5th, 2018 Alex Radu

Data deletion policy key to reducing breach risks, Canadian privacy pros told

There is a lot of technology for sale to help CISOs and privacy officers mitigate the risk of data breach....

February 1st, 2018 Howard Solomon