Monday, May 23, 2022


Zero Trust Security Assessment

Businesses of every size are more concerned about cybersecurity than ever before. New threats emerge daily. Remote workers, cloud architectures, and an explosion of smart devices introduce new vulnerabilities.

Toronto high school team wins 2022 CyberTitan cybersecurity competition

The fifth annual competition saw 130 high schools teams from across the country enter, with 11 making the final

Privacy Commissioner’s bulletin helps Canadian firms handle sensitive personal information

Documents pulls together court and OPC rulings on what sensitive information could include and how it should be treated

Cyber Security Today, May 18, 2022 – A warning to e-commerce sites, Conti ransomware gang squeezes Costa Rica and more

This episode reports on credit card web scraping with PHP, Conti ransomware gang threatens overthrow of Costa Rica, a warning to users of Bluetooth Low Energy smart locks patches from Nvidia

The state of Digital ID in Canada

Digital ID is coming to Canada, bringing with it a host of questions and even some concerns from privacy advocates. Many provinces, and the...

Concerns around data hacking and identity theft via biometrics are on the rise, report says

A Capterra study of 756 Canadians has revealed that the use of biometric data has risen among consumers since the start of the pandemic,...

Canadian CISOs more likely to push prevention than detection to fight ransomware: Survey

Proofpoint survey questioned CISOs in 14 countries on a range of issues including

This week in ransomware – Friday the 13th edition, 2022

Bad luck for everyone - ransomware is an ever-evolving adversary A recent report from Telus noted that “ransomware has evolved in sophistication at a dizzying...

Cyber Security Today, Week in Review for Friday May 13, 2022

This episode features a discussion on ransomware, incident response planning and insider attacks

G7 needs group to share best cybersecurity practices in light of Russian attacks on Ukraine, says Canada

In the face of what it calls Russia's "malicious cyber activities" in its war against Ukraine, Canada is urging the G7 nations to create...

Featured Security Download

Security Resource Kit

Security Training Resource Kit

Experts say that training can reduce security incidents by anywhere from 45% to 70%. "We asked ourselves why security training couldn't be fun as well as informative." IT World Canada and it's creative arm, Amazing! Agency have created some training materials which actually make security training engaging and interesting. Each unit starts with a fun video or interactive game and let's you get the interest of the group....

Security Videos

Security Blogs


30 valuable hidden iPhone features [Part 1]

Using these ten hidden iPhone features will make your iPhone experience more productive and valuable.

10 free cybersecurity awareness training courses you can take today

A list of 10 organizations that are offering free cybersecurity awareness training courses to help you understand and report security threats and breaches.

Has your iPhone been hacked?

We've listed 13 ways hackers can compromise iPhones and highlighted ways to protect yourself and your data.

Tour Trend Micro’s new cyber security research lab in Toronto

  Cyber threats are becoming increasingly sophisticated, targeting everything from your inbox to elections, and Canada sees its fair share of them. Between 2011 and...