Trend Micro admits staffer stole and sold customer data

One of the biggest worries of CEOs and CISOs is that an employee will access and sell customer data. The...

November 6th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Canadian, U.S. man admit trying to blackmail Uber, LinkedIn after data thefts

Two men are facing prison this week for pleading guilty to blackmailing Uber and trying to extort LinkedIn after stealing...

October 31st, 2019 Howard Solomon

Ontario Science Centre suffers data breach, exposes 174,000 names and addresses

The names and email addresses of 174,000 members, donors, and customers of camps and birthday parties at the Ontario Science...

October 30th, 2019 Buckley Smith

IoT security is not an oxymoron

The growing number of Internet-connected devices open organizations up to additional cyber vulnerabilities. Nonetheless, almost half of IT decision-makers and...

October 13th, 2019 Yogi Schulz

Unanswered questions in TransUnion Canada data breach

Two days after TransUnion Canada acknowledged cautioning 37,000 Canadians that their personal information may have been copied by a hacker,...

October 9th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Canadian credit reporting agency compromised through third party

A hacker was able to access financial information on 37,000 Canadians or businesses held by credit reporting agency TransUnion Canada...

October 8th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Study says businesses stand to lose 20% of sales revenue forever after a hack

Companies that experience a data breach can expect to lose 20 per cent of their sales revenue forever, according to...

September 2nd, 2019 Buckley Smith

Researchers find huge database of fingerprints and facial recognition images on the internet

Biometric authentication -- the use of facial recognition, iris recognition or fingerprints -- is seen by many experts as the...

August 14th, 2019 Howard Solomon

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