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bitcoins, cryptocurrency

Canadian websites victimized by cryptominer hack of third-party supplier

Over 4,200 websites around the world, including several in Canada, have learned the hard way to be wary of third-party...

February 13th, 2018 Howard Solomon
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Reminder: Chrome to soon conspicuously brand sites not using HTTPS

Organizations have only four and a half months to upgrade their Web sites to use HTTPS encryption. After that, Google...

February 12th, 2018 Howard Solomon
malware, cyber crime, data theft, network security

Canadian one of 36 indicted by US in international cyberfraud ring

A Canadian is among 36 people indicted by the U.S. Justice department for their alleged roles in what has been called...

February 9th, 2018 Howard Solomon

State of Canadian cyber awareness training ‘very concerning,’ survey results show

Cyber security experts agree awareness training of employees is vital for organizations to secure personal and corporate data, but a...

February 9th, 2018 Howard Solomon
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Hashtag Trending – Twitter posts a profit; Samsung and Roku Smart TVs; Amazon whole foods groceries

Twitter posts a profit but struggles to attract new users, Samsung and Roku smart TVs are vulnerable to hacking, and...

February 9th, 2018 Alex Coop

Kaspersky bundles security products into single solution

Kaspersky Lab is amalgamating some of its cybersecurity products into a single platform called Kaspersky Threat Management and Defense solution....

February 8th, 2018 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Goodbye to CDs; Cryptocurrency’s richest people; Uber breach

Best Buy is pulling CDs off shelves this summer, Forbes introduces its first list of Cryptocurrency's richest people, and Uber...

February 8th, 2018 Alex Coop

Toronto wants partners with cyber security in mind as it modernizes IT, says deputy CIO

Lawrence Eta, the city of Toronto’s five-month old deputy CIO, would be the first to say that the private sector...

February 8th, 2018 Howard Solomon

You don’t have to sacrifice privacy for security, says former Ontario privacy commissioner

Ann Cavoukian spent more than 15 years as Ontario’s Information and Privacy Commissioner between 1997 and 2014, but her new...

February 7th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs
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Canadian and an American were behind huge Uber breach, CISO testifies

A Canadian and an American were behind the huge 2016 hack of Uber Technologies customer data, the company's CISO told a...

February 7th, 2018 Howard Solomon