malware, cyber crime, data theft, network security

Cyber security not just an IT problem: Experts

The number and size of cyber attacks continues to increase but Canadian organizations still lag in seriously dealing with the...

October 2nd, 2017 Howard Solomon

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Hashtag Trending – Equifax mistakes, Google-HTC deal, headphones with AI

Equifax’s bad luck streak isn’t over yet. Google’s deal with HTC means the maker of Android is serious about hardware....

September 22nd, 2017 Brian Jackson

The human point: Taking a people-first approach to security

In his 1711 “Essay on Criticism,” the British poet Alexander Pope wrote, “To err is human; to forgive, divine.” Putting...

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Phishing

Google improves Gmail phishing, forgery detection

Four weeks after 1 million Gmail users were stung by a Google Docs phishing scam, Google said it has added...

May 31st, 2017 Howard Solomon

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How to protect against the global WannaCrypt ransomware attack

Executives in charge of security should immediately warn employees against opening any suspicious Word documents and apply patches to any...

May 13th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Google Docs phishing scam

Google blocks fast-moving fake Google Docs scam

Google says it's disabled the accounts sending out a convincing fake Google Docs invitation in a widespread phishing scam that...

May 4th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Alert issued for Gmail phishing scam

Google is warning Gmail users to activate two-step verification to protect their accounts after the discovery of what is being...

January 18th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Top IT security leaders (and one IoT hacker) reflect on this year’s biggest threats – and what to do next

Security isn’t getting any easier. In the past year, there were more reports than ever before of businesses that were...

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Reducing the risk of phishing attacks

Phishing has evolved into the most effective social engineering attack that hackers use to infiltrate organizations. The goal of phishing...

November 4th, 2016 Yogi Schulz