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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

How you can prepare for the Big Hack in healthcare

Healthcare data sets — from patient records to information about medical practitioners — hold a level of detailed personal information...

February 12th, 2019 Glenn Weir

Security Business Assessment: Steps to secure your business and users

Businesses can no longer afford to take cybersecurity for granted. You can’t read the news without seeing a splashy headline...

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Hashtag Trending – Why airborne Wi-Fi isn’t free; New Zealand gov’t teaching entrepreneurship with video games; Russians have hacked U.S. utilities

The Wall Street Journal explains why you have to pay for Wi-Fi on your flight. The New Zealand government invests...

August 1st, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Cyber security’s ‘sophisticated attacker’ unmasked

At a conference a few weeks ago, I listened to the keynote speaker bemoan the fact that we are all going to...

November 6th, 2017 CIO Association of Canada

HBO suffers Game of Thrones-sized hack

HBO has become the latest major entertainment company to suffer a significant security breach. Hackers have claimed to have taken...

July 31st, 2017 Alex Radu

How to stay safe online in 2017

The Internet is a great place for memes, games, banking, business, shopping, and more, but it’s unfortunately also a hotspot...

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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...

July 18th, 2016 Gary Hilson

#ITWCchats Twitter Recap: Will state-sanctioned hacks make encryption irrelevant?

Update: Thanks again to Nandini Jolly of CryptoMill Technologies Inc. and Laura Tribe of Open Media, and all other participants...

May 31st, 2016 Dave Yin