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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...

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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

Cyber security a growing concern for Canadians

Canadians are more concerned about cyber security than they were in 2016. According to the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA)’s...

December 5th, 2017 Alex Coop

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CIRA tailors DNS filtering solution to Canadian education sector

Information security directors at Canadian school boards, colleges and universities looking to improve the cyber security posture of their facilities...

August 28th, 2017 Howard Solomon

CIRA adds more DNS protection for .ca subscribers

Canada's domain name authority has added a new service to help organizations reduce the impact of malicious attacks to their...

October 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon

Governments shouldn’t run Internet, says CIRA head

There’s room for governments to play a larger role in overseeing the Internet, says the head of this country’s Internet...

October 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

CIRA should compete to operate dot-ca domain, says complaint

A Toronto Web domain registrar is upset about the Canadian Internet Registration Authority’s (CIRA) plans to expand its mandate by...

June 25th, 2014 Brian Jackson