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Canadian threat researchers help take down Andromeda botnet

Threat researchers from the Montreal division of security vendor Eset combined with colleagues from Microsoft to help the FBI and...

December 5th, 2017 Howard Solomon

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Kaspersky says internal investigation proves its software hasn’t been tampered with

How trustworthy are security products from Russia-based Kaspersky? The question was raised last month in two stories from the Wall...

November 20th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Kaspersky CEO fires back at critics about spying allegations

For Russian security vendor Kaspersky Lab, 2017 will go down as a year to forget. The Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab has repeatedly been...

October 30th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

How do you protect yourself from Microsoft Office malware?

By Ellie Martin Recently, antivirus company McAfee has warned users that Microsoft office has a potentially harmful virus inside that...

October 25th, 2017 IT World Canada Staff

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Hashtag Trending – CCleaner and Vevo hacked, marketers hate Apple’s new ad blocking feature

A system maintenance app has been used to distribute malware. MTV’s digital offspring has had more than three terabytes of...

September 19th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Security trends in the healthcare industry

Change and expansion in the healthcare industry are moving faster than protection and security, and attacks are far outpacing defense....

September 16th, 2017 IT World Canada

Advanced Analytics and Machine Learning: A Prescriptive and Proactive Approach to Security

Overwhelmed by the volume of security intelligence and alerts, human analysts need machine learning to augment and accelerate efforts. Machine...

September 16th, 2017 IT World Canada

Machine Learning Raises Security Teams to the Next Level

While machine learning can detect patterns hidden in the data at rapid speeds, the less obvious value of machine learning...

September 16th, 2017 IT World Canada

EITest malware targets Chrome, IE users with file downloader

At the beginning of the year, it was already a well-documented infection chain that generally relied on compromised websites to direct...

September 5th, 2017 Gary Hilson