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Protection of systems from internal attacks is “rather poor,” says vendor

Infosec pros spend big bucks every year attempting to better secure their networks and assets. But if a new vendor report...

July 10th, 2018 Howard Solomon
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Cyber Security Today: Malware has two weapons, another macro attack and more Android security patches

A new malware strain chooses which weapon to install, the latest macro attack targets shortcuts on your desktop and the latest...

July 9th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Look for transferable capabilities, not set skills, to beat cyber talent shortage: Deloitte

Trying to fill the demand for cyber security talent is arguably the second most important job a CISO faces.  But...

July 6th, 2018 Howard Solomon
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Cyber Security Today: Backup your data, Linux distro escapes damage and watch for crypto-mining

An Australian company caught with poor backup procedures, Gentoo Linux distribution escapes damage from cyber attack, and  Kaspersky and McAfee...

July 6th, 2018 Howard Solomon
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Hashtag Trending – ZTE shuffles leadership team; facial recognition technology failing test run; the cost of doing business with Amazon

ZTE shakes up its leadership team. A London, England-based test run of facial recognition technology has only a two per...

July 6th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood
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Another Emotet banking trojan campaign is spreading, warns Canadian managed security provider

A Canadian security vendor  has warned of seeing evidence of an increase in the number of customers successfully infected by...

July 5th, 2018 Howard Solomon

The limits of an insider threat program

Insider threats are always on the minds of CISOs, although defining the threat is one of the biggest problems. Some...

July 5th, 2018 Howard Solomon

How does California’s tough new data privacy law affect Canadian businesses?

Recent press around the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, passed last week, may have Canadian business leaders wondering how...

July 5th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

GDPR 40 days later: How to appoint a data protection officer and what they need to do

Forty days after the E.U.'s Global Data Protection Regulation came into effect, there are 60 data protection officers to be...

July 4th, 2018 Brian Jackson

UK minimum cyber security standard should be followed in Canada, says expert

There's no shortage of advice to infosec leaders about what they ought to be doing to tighten the IT security...

July 4th, 2018 Howard Solomon