How a Halifax cafe endured a Facebook page hi-jacking

Halifax's Humani-T Cafe had its Facebook page revived this week after a lengthy take-over of the site during which the...

March 29th, 2019 Howard Solomon
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Cyber Security Today — Guide for Canadian small business, new Android bank malware, tool helps track trouble

Guide for Canadian small business, new Android bank malware and a new tool to help track trouble Welcome to Cyber...

March 29th, 2019 Howard Solomon
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Hashtag Trending – Asus fixes vulnerability; Facebook bans white separatists; new dark mode for twitter

Asus fixes updating software backdoor; Facebook bans white separatists; Twitter releases new dark mode for iOS. It’s all the tech...

March 29th, 2019 Tom Li
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Ottawa parking garage system hit by ransomware, entry system crippled

Sometimes malware gives a gift to ordinary people. That's what happened Tuesday at an Ottawa parking garage when apparently an...

March 28th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Unstructured data: How to turn the risks into rewards

The volume of unstructured data is exploding, and so are the associated security risks, says one content management expert. Unstructured...

March 28th, 2019 Cindy Baker
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Hashtag Trending – Canadians win Turning Award; MacBook keyboard fail; FTC fines robot callers

Canadian AI pioneers win Turing Award; MacBook keyboards continue to fail; FTC hits robot callers with massive fines.   It’s...

March 28th, 2019 Tom Li
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BlueCat turns to open source collaboration to help customers automate infrastructure

Toronto-based BlueCat Networks is the latest example of a vendor that's made its business on proprietary software code, yet is...

March 27th, 2019 Brian Jackson
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Canadian ‘godfathers of AI’ win 2018 Turing Award

Two of Canada's artificial intelligence (AI) pioneers have won the 2018 Association for Computing Machinery's (ACM) A.M. Turing Award along...

March 27th, 2019 Brian Jackson

No immediate EU ban on Chinese 5G gear, but countries can impose one on national security grounds

There's good news and bad news for Chinese 5G network equipment makers in Tuesday's wireless security policy announcement from the...

March 27th, 2019 Howard Solomon