From left to right: Mike Persechini, Michael Persechini as vice-president of sales for the Eastern Region for Verodin, Oomesh Patel, global services and intelligence executive, Val Pipenko, systems engineering director, Ali Arasteh, cybersecurity consultant, chief executive officer Kevin Mandia, and assistant vice-president for Canada and Latin America, Greg Davison. Photo submitted by FireEye.

Published: June 18th, 2019

security and privacy issues

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There used to be a difference in sophistication between nation-state sponsored cyber attackers and mere criminals. Not any more, says...

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Breach notification reporting can be complicated without proper skills, tools

A key question raised by pending changes to the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA), which require organizations to...

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While the media is resplendent with articles covering security breaches due to hacks, malware and ransomware, rarely does it cover...

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Shift in network protection needed: Experts

The traditional notion of blocking cyber threats from entering the network needs an overhaul, according to some security experts. In...

February 11th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano