The Internet

CIRA strikes deals with Finland, Poland and New Zealand

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority is broadening its security product partnerships to providers in Finland, New Zealand and Poland. CIRA...

November 1st, 2019 Howard Solomon

CIRA calls for federal parties to support an open Canadian Internet

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA), the non-profit organization that oversees all .ca domain names, published its new vision for...

September 21st, 2019 Tom Li

Healthcare organizations and DNS as a layer of defence and intelligence

Mark Gaudet from the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) bears some grim news about Canadian healthcare organizations today. The move...

March 21st, 2019 Glenn Weir

How you can prepare for the Big Hack in healthcare

Healthcare data sets — from patient records to information about medical practitioners — hold a level of detailed personal information...

February 12th, 2019 Glenn Weir

Data breach notification in Canada

Almost three quarters of Canadian SMBs don’t have patching policy: Survey

Small and mid-sized Canadian companies still have a long way to go to beef up their defences against cyber attacks if...

October 15th, 2018 Howard Solomon

DNS services

DNS filtering a critical part of a defence in depth strategy, says CIRA official

The strategy of having multiple layers of defence to protect IT networks is almost as old as the Internet. And...

April 12th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Canadian businesses vulnerable at DNS level, according to CIRA survey

The Canadian cybersecurity landscape has traditionally been viewed in the context of the wider North American experience. While this may...

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Why a DNS firewall should be a key part of your layered security strategy

Until quite recently, it wasn’t unusual for a company’s cybersecurity protocol to depend on a firewall, an antivirus program, and...

Sponsored By: CIRA

DNS a key piece of your depth defense strategy

They say there’s safety in numbers, that by being part of a large group you are less exposed to attack...

March 14th, 2018 Glenn Weir