Live stream – Technicity 2013: Focus on cybersecurity

As the Internet becomes more entrenched in the critical processes of businesses and governments the potential security threats have also become...

November 25th, 2013 Brian Jackson

malware, cyber crime, data theft, network security

Microsoft opens anti-cybercrime facility

Microsoft Corp. has opened a 17,000 square foot facility which will provide technical and legal expertise along with the IT...

November 15th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Websense zeros in on threat kill chain

Cybercriminals continue to get more sophisticated and this has led to more successful luring of victims. San Diego-based Websense, Inc....

November 12th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft patches Windows zero-day today

Microsoft Corp. will patch today, a flaw in Windows that affects all editions of the operating systems ranging from the...

November 12th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

3 DNS attacks and how to thwart them

There’s been much talk about Doman Name System (DNS) attacks after the Syrian Electronic Army’s (SEA) cyber attack on the...

August 29th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Hackers likely to cash in on XP retirement: Expert

A security expert said it is very likely that cyber criminals will exploit the impending retirement of Microsoft Corp.’s Windows...

August 26th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Advanced threat software to become $1.7B market: IDC

Advanced threat software to become $1.7B market: IDC

The increasing use of stealthy malware for highly targeted attacks will push the development of anti-advanced threat software into a market...

August 19th, 2013 nestor e. arellano

Black Hat Las Vegas

Key exploitMozilla software developer Cody Brocious demonstrated a homebrewed device made for US$50 that unlocks electronic hotel room doors secured...

August 14th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

Experts divided on `grey hat’ hackers

Experts divided on `grey hat’ hackers

As criminal hackers become more sophisticated and ruthless, security-conscious companies are increasingly recruiting people to help fight a covert war....

January 3rd, 2012 brian bloom