Cybersecurity experts weigh in on Capital One breach

This week's news of the breach at Capital One Financial Corp. rocked the world and has cybersecurity experts buzzing to...

August 2nd, 2019 Buckley Smith

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Average cost of a data breach is nearly $4 million, says study

The cost of a data breach has risen 12 per cent over the past five years and could cost an...

July 23rd, 2019 Howard Solomon

Equifax could pay up to $700 million in proposed U.S. settlement for data breach

In another example of how regulators increasing aren't tolerant with companies that make basic errors that lead to data breaches,...

July 22nd, 2019 Howard Solomon

Firms have to get back to cybersecurity basics, government expert tells Parliament

Investing in the basics of cybersecurity is the best way Canadian organizations can lower the risk of data breaches, a...

July 16th, 2019 Howard Solomon

UK regulator proposes fining British Airways a record $300 million over data breach

Anyone who doubted European Union regulators wouldn't take the opportunity to whack companies for data breaches under the new General...

July 8th, 2019 Howard Solomon

University of Ottawa student news site nearly wiped off Internet

A week-old backup has saved the University of Ottawa's online student news site The Fulcrum from being wiped off the...

July 3rd, 2019 Howard Solomon

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Massive telecommunication data breach linked to Chinese hackers, says Israeli security firm

Attackers breached a telecommunication company in a massive data espionage campaign, said U.S.-Isreali cyber firm Cybereason, naming the breach Operation...

June 26th, 2019 Tom Li

Laying blame on employee in Desjardins data breach is ignoring the big picture, security experts say

Despite many blaming the employee who allegedly leaked almost 3 million individuals' information in the recent data breach at The...

June 21st, 2019 Buckley Smith

Huge data theft by employee at Canadian credit union

Employee misconduct is among the biggest worries of CISOs. They hope staffers can be trusted so the focus is on...

June 21st, 2019 Howard Solomon