Privacy Archives - Page 2

Five things you should be doing to prepare for Canada’s new privacy rules

Organizations should start now to get ready for Canada’s new privacy breach notification rules, say experts. The new regulations require...

August 7th, 2018 Cindy Baker
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: Text message trouble, and another parcel courier scam

Beware of links to malware in SMS texts, Reddit breach shows its time for web sites to stop using SMS...

August 3rd, 2018 Howard Solomon

Canada watching for cyber threats to 2019 election, says government

Canada is "working hard to ensure that the 2019 elections are protected and defended against cyber threats and foreign interference,"...

August 3rd, 2018 Howard Solomon
Mobile Security

Reddit breach shows limits of SMS-based two-factor authentication

The announcement today from Reddit that some of its systems were comprised even though they were protected with two-factor authentication...

August 1st, 2018 Howard Solomon

Email compromise could cost an organization up to $2 million: Report

Organizations are increasingly turning to software-as-a-service (SaaS) offerings to save money on on-premise applications. Improved security is also touted as...

August 1st, 2018 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: Closing a Valve on a suspicious game, infected Android apps, another resume scam

A Valve has closed on on a suspicious video game that eats CPU power, Windows-infected Android apps have been discovered...

August 1st, 2018 Howard Solomon

Exposing SamSam ransomware

Email -- either through spam or spear-phishing -- is one of the most popular ways attackers spread ransomware. That means...

July 31st, 2018 Howard Solomon
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Hashtag Trending – Pinterest ad sales nearing $1 billion USD; Uber/Lyft ban driver for filming riders; Tesla asking suppliers for refunds

Pinterest’s ad sales are approaching $1 billion - with a B - USD in revenue. Uber and Lyft cut ties...

July 24th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood
Data Transfer Project

Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and Twitter commit to open source data portability

Several of the world's biggest tech brands announced plans to allow users to transfer their data from one platform to...

July 20th, 2018 Brian Jackson
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: Scam on Google Help Forums, robot vacuum cleaners, is that a bug?

Be on the lookout for phony phone number scams Google Help Forums, beware of Internet-connected robot vacuum cleaners and are...

July 20th, 2018 Howard Solomon