Alberta prosecutor to fight high-tech crime

Alberta prosecutor to fight high-tech crime

Steven Bilodeau has become Canada's first full-time Crown prosecutor committed to criminal cases involving technology. Bilodeau, a former member of...

February 26th, 2003 IT World Canada Staff

Dell offers 90-day trial of McAfee software

Dell offers 90-day trial of McAfee software

The Internet can be a scary place for home users with always-on broadband Internet connections, because these connections make PCs...

December 15th, 2002 Tom Krazit

The centre of the universe

The centre of the universe

Net InsiderYou have to admit that the copyright folk are consistent as well as persistent. Their latest idea, introduced in...

August 22nd, 2002 Scott Bradner

Hack forces security audit at Morningstar Canada

Hack forces security audit at Morningstar Canada

Morningstar Inc.'s Canadian subsidiary is being forced to spend thousands of dollars on a security audit to reassure users about...

February 17th, 2002 Jaikumar Vijayan

CIBC introduces online shopping card

CIBC introduces online shopping card

For all of the horror stories about huge databases of credit cards being hacked into and posted on the Internet,...

March 5th, 2001 Chris Conrath

Mafiaboy’s story points to Net weaknesses

Mafiaboy’s story points to Net weaknesses

Canadian law enforcement officials contend that the hacker who last week admitted responsibility for one of the most notorious attacks...

January 26th, 2001 James Evans

Credit-Card numbers exposed in extortion attempt

Credit-Card numbers exposed in extortion attempt

A spokesman for Creditcards.com today confirmed that the e-commerce vendor and credit card processing company was the victim of an...

December 13th, 2000 Linda Rosencrance

Napster fans crack Web sites to get message out

Napster fans crack Web sites to get message out

Several web sites around the world were reportedly broken into and changed last month by a cracker bent on calling...

September 7th, 2000 Jennifer DiSabatino

Company Uses Internet To Speed Up Snail Mail

Company Uses Internet To Speed Up Snail Mail

One of the ironic twists provided by the Internet revolution has been the growing use of paper in offices across...

July 13th, 2000 Tim Foran