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Published: December 6th, 2019

University of Ottawa to open cybersecurity research hub

The University of Ottawa will soon open what it calls a hub for research in cybersecurity and cyber safety, with...

December 4th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Phishing campaign continues to mimic Canada’s biggest banks online

Criminals have been trying to steal login credentials of consumers and businesses of Canada's biggest banks in a sustained and...

December 4th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Tech companies are beyond government control, Edward Snowden tells Ontario college administrators

Surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden attacked global companies that collect large amounts of personal data for intruding on privacy, complaining they...

December 3rd, 2019 Howard Solomon

Millions of text messages from bulk service provider found open on the internet

Businesses and educational institutions around the world that use the TrueDialog SMS bulk texting service are scrambling to assess the...

December 2nd, 2019 Howard Solomon

New top 25 software vulnerabilities list released

There's no shortage of software vulnerabilities developers have to watch out for, and the best practice is to measure and...

December 2nd, 2019 Howard Solomon

Cyber readiness of Canadian manufacturing sector ‘worrisome,’ says CATA VP

The state of cybersecurity in advanced Canadian manufacturing and critical infrastructure firms leaves a lot to be desired if a...

November 28th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Canada, U.S. must work together to fight cyber threats, conference told

BRAMPTON, Ont. -- The public and private sectors in Canada and the U.S. have to work together to effectively fight...

November 21st, 2019 Howard Solomon

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Ontario brewery lost $2.1 million in email bank scam

Another Canadian company has fallen for an email invoice scam. Waterloo Brewing, an Ontario maker of beers, said it recently...

November 21st, 2019 Howard Solomon

Stay away from Chinese 5G network gear, US consul warns Canada

BRAMPTON, Ont. - The United States has again warned Canada against allowing wireless network carriers here to buy 5G equipment...

November 20th, 2019 Howard Solomon