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Canadian organizations target of spear phishing attack, says IBM

Canadian small and medium-sized businesses are being targeted with spear phishing attacks from a gang trying to get employees to...

November 26th, 2017 Howard Solomon
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Interac outlines how it plans to secure Canada’s digital identity service

The Interac Association could play a key role in helping to secure transactions conducted on a digital identity network that's...

November 24th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Dalhousie University warns 20,000 that personal data was open for months

Earlier this year Nova Scotia's information and privacy commissioner called on the province to pass a law requiring all firms...

November 24th, 2017 Howard Solomon
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Hashtag Trending – Justin Trudeau favours net neutrality; Elon Musk wins $50M bet; Black Friday deals

Justin Trudeau speaks out against the U.S. plan to reverse net neutrality. Elon Musk delivers a big battery to win...

November 24th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Hashtag Trending – Uber paid hackers after a massive data breach, Apple buying into VR/AR with acquisition

Uber paid hackers after a massive data breach, Apple has reportedly acquired a Montreal-based virtual reality company, and activists are...

November 23rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Canadians still don’t know if they are among 57 million victims of Uber breach

As the ramifications of Uber’s stunning admission it hid from the public that hackers made off in 2016 with personal...

November 23rd, 2017 Howard Solomon
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Google’s secret Android location tracking is latest failure to respect privacy

This week's revelation that Google Inc. is collecting precise location data about Android users without their permission is just the...

November 22nd, 2017 Brian Jackson

Meg Whitman stepping down as CEO will not affect HPE Canada, division says

The announcement that Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Co.'s Meg Whitman will be stepping down as the company's CEO early next...

November 22nd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood
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Hashtag Trending – Net neutrality could be repealed in the US, Google is tracking Android users

The Federal Communications Commission is looking to repeal net neutrality, Google is collecting location data from Android users behind the...

November 22nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs