Friday, May 27, 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.

Conti ransomware brand is dead, but gang restructures: Report

Gang leveraged its highly-publicized attack on Costa Rica to quietly shift operations, report says

Cyber Security Today, May 23, 2022 – A work from home warning, students are victims of ransomware, and more

This episode reports on being prepared for working from hone, hacking contents winners, a ransomware attack on a third-party public school data provider amd more

This Week in Ransomware – Friday, May 20th 2022

The power of brand in ransomware  A recent report from Telus noted that ransomware “attackers are strategic adversaries who perform detailed reconnaissance before launching attacks....

Cyber Security Today, Week in Review for Friday May 20, 2022

This episode features a discussion a report on security problems IT need to address, an international survey of CISOs and the EU coming closer to beefing up security standards

RBC adds PIN authentication to its mobile banking app

RBC has improved its RBC Mobile App with a feature that combines client card and biometrics authentication with PIN verification. Using this new security feature,...

Cyber Security Today, May 20, 2022 – A look inside the Wizard Spider hacking gang

This episode has an excerpt of a report on one of the biggest ransomware gangs, reports on some of the latest security patches and warns of another Zoom meeting scam

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...

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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....

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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...