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Compliance with payment card security standard slipping, says Verizon report

Data breaches that scoop up credit and debit card numbers ought to be relatively rare because the Payment Card Industry has...

September 26th, 2018 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: Sept. 26, 2018 — Data breaches, botnets and credentials stuffing, macOS update

Three data breaches, botnets used for credential stuffing attacks and a macOS update. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday...

September 26th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Botnet-powered credential stuffing still a problem: Report

Phishing is one of the most successful ways attackers get past an organization's network defences. But credential stuffing --backed by...

September 25th, 2018 Howard Solomon
data security,privacy,security

Data on hundreds of thousands of Canadians left on bankrupt retailer’s hard drives for sale

Owners and managers of a failed company face a range of responsibilities: Making sure there is an orderly winding down...

September 24th, 2018 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: Sept. 24, 2018 — Ransomware hits a brewery, beware of remote access control software

Ransomware note comes in French, ransomware from a resume hits a brewery and beware of remote access control software. Welcome...

September 24th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Cyber security is changing, and so is the way it’s being sold

Cyber security vendors still have sales targets to meet and their own products to glorify, but a “weird sales dynamic,”...

September 21st, 2018 Alex Coop
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today: Sept. 21, 2018 — Another e-comm web site hit, mobile bank app warning, digital currency theft

Newegg e-commerce site victimized, a warning about phone mobile bank apps and a digital currency theft from an exchange. Welcome...

September 21st, 2018 Howard Solomon
bitcoins, cryptocurrency

Cryptojacking is proof of big security problem, report warns CISOs

Infosec pros know there are any number of signs that despite best efforts an organization's network security may have been...

September 20th, 2018 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Sept. 19, 2018: Mobile spyware, European cyber crime report, update Apple devices

Canadian researchers find evidence of mobile spyware, European police report on cyber crime released and update your Apple devices) Welcome...

September 19th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Privacy commissioner to hear breach notification guidance comments by Oct. 2

Privacy officers have less than two weeks to advise the federal privacy commissioner what kind of guidance it should offer...

September 18th, 2018 Howard Solomon