How to stop infosec pros from speaking geek to management

There's no shortage of experts advising infosec pros to "speak the language of business" when talking to management and boards....

April 18th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Basic hygiene still central to cyber security, infosec pros told

In a 21-year career in cyber security with some of Canada's biggest companies, Vivek Khindria has seen trends come and...

April 17th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Canada, cyber and defence sectors ‘lack mutual trust,’ says industry report

The federal government isn't working closely enough with the cyber security sector in purchasing products or sharing threat information, says...

April 16th, 2019 Howard Solomon

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Big web sites made big strides in security, privacy, says association audit

Prominent web sites made big strides last year to up their consumer protection, security and privacy protection practices, according to...

April 16th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Ottawa should impose cyber obligations on banks, says national security expert

Ottawa has to give Canadian banks more pointed direction to improve their ability to withstand cyber attacks, says the country's...

April 11th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Federal privacy commissioner critical of Equifax Canada and its parent over huge breach

Equifax and its Canadian division have been criticized by the federal privacy commissioner for not offering Canadians the same post-breach...

April 9th, 2019 Howard Solomon

How the city of Ottawa was stung by email fraud

The city of Ottawa's financial staff  have been criticized by its auditor general for failing to follow its money transfer...

April 9th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Canada ‘very likely’ will be hit by foreign cyber threats before October election: Federal report

Despite widespread publicity, finger-pointing and the laying of criminal indictments, some countries continue trying to interfere online with democratic processes...

April 8th, 2019 Howard Solomon

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New RCMP cyber co-ordination unit won’t be fully operational until 2023

Just over a year ago the federal government announced it would beef up the RCMP's e-crime capabilities with the creation...

April 5th, 2019 Howard Solomon