Endpoints, the cloud are the future focus for cyber security: McAfee CEO

LAS VEGAS – Networks are the highways along which data packets flow throughout the enterprise, but they aren’t the place...

October 19th, 2017 Howard Solomon

New McAfee tool uses analytics to help threat hunters

LAS VEGAS – With security teams overwhelmed by alerts and the time it takes to sort through data feeds to...

October 19th, 2017 Howard Solomon

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WiFi vulnerability ‘looks really bad’

Infosec pros around the world are reacting with dismay to a report of a serious vulnerability in their WiFi networks...

October 16th, 2017 Howard Solomon

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Warning issued for password control over system accounts

Some vulnerabilities are buried deep in code. Other times a vulnerability is right under the noses of infosec pros. One...

October 16th, 2017 Howard Solomon

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Companies should report more detail in breach reports: Federal privacy czar

The federal privacy commissioner's office hasn't given up hope that Ottawa will make companies include more detail about data breaches...

October 12th, 2017 Howard Solomon

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This cyber attack gives new meaning to the word ‘sophisticated’

Security experts recently have taken to noting the increased sophistication of the tactics of threat actors. A column this week...

October 11th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Carleton University to head international cyber network

Two Canadian universities and a technology accelerator are among 14 organizations from 10 countries that have formed a network to...

October 11th, 2017 Howard Solomon

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At Montreal ICS security conference, worries over Canada’s readiness to face cyber attacks

Five years ago industrial cyber security expert Terrance Ingoldsby was speaking to a group of officials at a Canadian energy...

October 11th, 2017 Howard Solomon

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Canadian firm attacked via software supplier shows need for third party security

The world is agog at a news report that Russian intelligence two years ago stole classified U.S. National Security Agency...

October 10th, 2017 Howard Solomon