Public Sector Archives - Page 4

Start.ca raises internet prices as CRTC wholesale rate remains in limbo

London, Ontario-based internet provider Start.ca hiked its internet subscription costs yesterday in response to the recent changes to CRTC's wholesale...

August 20th, 2020 Tom Li

Suspended CRTC wholesale internet price gets the nod from Bell, but reseller ISP warns of higher subscription costs

As the CRTC continues its internet wholesale rates review, suspending its proposed 2019 rate has caused one internet reseller to...

August 19th, 2020 Tom Li

Threat group posts files allegedly from Canadian military college

A threat group spreading a ransomware variant dubbed DoppelPaymer has started published copies of files apparently copied last month from...

August 19th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Government denies successful cyber attack shows failure of systems

The federal government’s top IT officer says that last week’s credentials stuffing hack of 11,000 tax and service accounts of...

August 17th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Ontario’s privacy consultation could lead to new private sector data protection laws, but not everyone is thrilled about it

With its announcement last week about a public consultation to "improving provincial privacy laws," Ontario is signalling it's willing to...

August 17th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Thousands of government service and CRA accounts hit by credential stuffing attack

With files from Howard Solomon   The Government of Canada says thousands of GCKey service and Canada Revenue Agency income...

August 16th, 2020 Alex Coop
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Warning for Linux users, fake Verizon, SBA scams and Canadian vets offered cyber training

Warning for Linux users, fake Verizon, SBA scams and Canadian vets offered cyber training. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's...

August 14th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Advice on protecting internet-facing workloads

Advice for protecting internet-facing workloads. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Monday August 3rd. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on...

August 3rd, 2020 Howard Solomon

Official Canadian COVID exposure notification app now available from Google, Apple stores

Canada's federally-approved COVID-19 exposure notification app launched this morning, with residents of Ontario being the first in the country to...

July 31st, 2020 Howard Solomon

Usefulness, adoption rate are still questions as Canada launches beta test of COVID-19 app

With the quiet launch of the beta test of a federally-approved COVID-19 exposure notification app  for beta testing, developers hope...

July 24th, 2020 Howard Solomon