WannaCry alert a ‘blessing in disguise’ for Ontario city

There aren’t many infosec pros who would call last spring’s frantic alerts about the global spread of WannaCry ransomware a...

October 25th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Is ransomware unique or just another IT problem?

If you believe the news, ransomware is the biggest cyber threat to businesses today: A company is hit with ransomware...

October 6th, 2017 CIO Association of Canada

9 habits that lead to successful cyber security

In view of Cyber Security Awareness Month, I thought it might be useful for executives to see an actionable list...

October 4th, 2017 Yogi Schulz

Ransomware roundup: Sept. 30 DDoS threat circulating

The number of ransomware attacks around the world continues to increase, which isn't surprising given how lucrative the technique can...

September 25th, 2017 Howard Solomon

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

Taking security to cloud

Cybersecurity and cloud are top IT concerns for Canadian organizations

Intrusion prevention and ransomware are key areas of focus for Canadian organizations, according to a new survey by CDW Canada,...

September 7th, 2017 Gary Hilson

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

Preparation is the best defence against a ransomware attack

Imagine how well you’d fare in a cage match with an extremely intimidating opponent. Such a nightmare scenario might seem...

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A Practical Guide to Business Security

Expect to be hacked. Really. Expect it. Your business might be a citadel. You might have better security than Fort...

August 21st, 2017 IT World Canada