Citizen Lab rights researchers targeted in suspicious meetings

Researchers at the University of Toronto's Citizen Lab -- which has published reports complaining that governments use security software to spy on...

February 7th, 2019 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

RightsCon report: Universities should form cyber attribution network

When any cyber attack is publicly revealed one of the first questions asked is, ‘Who did it?’ In an environment...

May 18th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Canadian content filtering company’s service used for censorship, says Citizen Lab report

For the second time in two months a University of Toronto human rights and Internet research group has criticized a...

April 25th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Canadian firms hindering customer data access requests, study suggests

Businesses could do a better job at responding to Canadians' requests to look at the personal data they hold, according...

February 22nd, 2018 Howard Solomon


Russian critics hit by phishing, phoney leaked documents, Canadian researchers say

Leaked government documents published by reporters and others in a number of countries have helped expose questionable practices and in...

May 26th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Hacker claims to have infiltrated Internet surveillance provider

Gamma Group, a controversial Munich-based supplier of the FinFisher/FinSpy Internet surveillance software to governments and law enforcement agencies has been reportedly...

August 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

U.S. service providers used to “launder” spyware, say Canadian researchers

The United States is proud of its leadership in information technology. So perhaps it is no surprise that a company...

March 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Security Pad, cyber security, IT

Some ISPs don’t cave when asked for subscriber info, says report

A Canadian privacy and security group isn't impressed with the answers it got from Canadian Internet service providers about their...

March 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon