Moderator Andrew Milne, Chief Revenue Officer, Field Effect (top) Panel: Jacques LaTour, CTO, CIRA (centre) Dr. Atefeh (Atty) Mashatan, Director, Cyber Security, Ryerson University (right) Natalia Stakhanova, Director, The Cyber Lab, University of Saskatchewan

Published: October 7th, 2020

MapleSEC Day 2 Recap – Training and Culture

Getting an entire organization to buy into strong cybersecurity practices is easier said than done. The remote work era has...

October 7th, 2020 Alex Coop

MapleSEC: Try these tips to improve your security awareness program

Cybersecurity awareness training. Three words that often make the eyes of employees -- and infosec pros -- glaze over. Several...

October 7th, 2020 Howard Solomon

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Cyber Security Today: Great advice from MapleSec security conference speakers

Highlights from MapleSec security conference. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Wednesday October 7th. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on...

October 7th, 2020 Howard Solomon

MapleSEC: How municipalities can guard against inevitable ransomware threats

Canadian municipalities have become attractive targets for ransomware. They are government-funded, they often lack proper security capabilities, and they are...

October 6th, 2020 Catherine Morin

IT security hiring slowing in Canada, CIRA survey suggests

The financial stress squeezing Canadian organizations by the COVID-19 pandemic may be showing in IT hiring according to a survey...

October 6th, 2020 Howard Solomon

MapleSEC Day 1 Recap: The Threatscape

Before anyone even uttered the word “ransomware” or “attack vector,” it warmed my heart to hear that we had well...

October 5th, 2020 Alex Coop

MapleSEC: The ransomware attack that turned into a horror story

If you want to hear cyberattack horror stories, ask a penetration tester. But you might have trouble beating the one...

October 5th, 2020 Howard Solomon

How to deal with media and stakeholders following a cyber incident

The increasing number of cybersecurity-related incidents across all industries around the world has put cyberattacks firmly on the media agenda....

October 5th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Why 2020 has been the year of privacy engineering, and what it means for Canada

Privacy enforcement has moved from concept to reality, fuelled by the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that came...

September 23rd, 2020 Lynn Greiner