Security Archives - Page 3

The four-step guide to a summer security tune-up for your organization

Like Santa, cybercriminals know when you’ve been sleeping. And according to the latest statistics, they’ve been busier than ever this...

July 27th, 2018 Cindy Baker

Don’t let cybercrime stifle your innovation

Organizations today, more than ever, are under the gun to simultaneously respond quickly to customer demands and innovate — all...

July 26th, 2018 Glenn Weir

Equifax wants the lawsuits connected to its 2017 data breach dismissed

Equifax Inc. wants the lawsuits connected to its 2017 data breach dismissed, arguing that the breach caused no injuries and...

July 25th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

CRTC lays down first-ever fines for malware-infected ads

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) is fining two companies $250,000 for their involvement in installing malicious software through...

July 24th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
Data Transfer Project

Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and Twitter commit to open source data portability

Several of the world's biggest tech brands announced plans to allow users to transfer their data from one platform to...

July 20th, 2018 Brian Jackson
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: Scam on Google Help Forums, robot vacuum cleaners, is that a bug?

Be on the lookout for phony phone number scams Google Help Forums, beware of Internet-connected robot vacuum cleaners and are...

July 20th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Email mistakes by U.K. inquiry lead to $345,000 privacy fine

Technology can do wonders to strengthen the security and privacy activities of an organization, but it can only go so...

July 19th, 2018 Howard Solomon
Red Privacy Button Keyboard

New Zealand company violated rights of Canadians, says privacy commissioner

How far can companies go using personal information of people copied from a publicly-available website? Not far at all if...

July 19th, 2018 Howard Solomon
Facebook privacy problems

Toronto man sues Facebook $500,000 for ‘anxiety’ related to Cambridge Analytica breach

A Toronto resident is suing Facebook for $500,000 in relation to the Cambridge Analytica privacy breach. Alfonzo Mattucci has filed...

July 18th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: No shortage of ransomware, toughen those passwords

Ransomware has not hit its peak, a ransomware strain is quickly updated and another reason to toughen those passwords and upgrade...

July 18th, 2018 Howard Solomon