Security Archives - Page 2

Firms have to spread responsibility for security throughout enterprise, says Accenture

Organizations aren’t doing enough to spread responsibility for cyber security throughout the enterprise, says consulting firm Accenture after looking at...

August 7th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Five things you should be doing to prepare for Canada’s new privacy rules

Organizations should start now to get ready for Canada’s new privacy breach notification rules, say experts. The new regulations require...

August 7th, 2018 Cindy Baker

BlackBerry announces new ransomware recovery tool

BlackBerry is attempting to make it easier for a businesses to protect itself against ransomware attacks by introducing a new...

August 6th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: Text message trouble, and another parcel courier scam

Beware of links to malware in SMS texts, Reddit breach shows its time for web sites to stop using SMS...

August 3rd, 2018 Howard Solomon

Canada watching for cyber threats to 2019 election, says government

Canada is "working hard to ensure that the 2019 elections are protected and defended against cyber threats and foreign interference,"...

August 3rd, 2018 Howard Solomon
Mobile Security

Reddit breach shows limits of SMS-based two-factor authentication

The announcement today from Reddit that some of its systems were comprised even though they were protected with two-factor authentication...

August 1st, 2018 Howard Solomon

Email compromise could cost an organization up to $2 million: Report

Organizations are increasingly turning to software-as-a-service (SaaS) offerings to save money on on-premise applications. Improved security is also touted as...

August 1st, 2018 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: Closing a Valve on a suspicious game, infected Android apps, another resume scam

A Valve has closed on on a suspicious video game that eats CPU power, Windows-infected Android apps have been discovered...

August 1st, 2018 Howard Solomon
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Hashtag Trending – Why airborne Wi-Fi isn’t free; New Zealand gov’t teaching entrepreneurship with video games; Russians have hacked U.S. utilities

The Wall Street Journal explains why you have to pay for Wi-Fi on your flight. The New Zealand government invests...

August 1st, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Exposing SamSam ransomware

Email -- either through spam or spear-phishing -- is one of the most popular ways attackers spread ransomware. That means...

July 31st, 2018 Howard Solomon