Allstream to lure customers with DDoS promotion

Allstream to lure customers with DDoS promotion

Distributed denial of service attacks can be described in many ways: At the very least they are annoying – they...

May 3rd, 2013 Howard Solomon

7 secrets of a successful security program

7 secrets of a successful security program

Even the best security programs are bound to fall flat if an organization is saddled with a weak security culture.In...

May 1st, 2013

Toronto firm boss calmer with No Panic Computing

Toronto firm boss calmer with No Panic Computing

For Toronto-based insurance and financial services firm, Independent Financial Concept Group, the privacy and security posture of insurance agents and...

April 29th, 2013

Man claiming to be LulzSec leader charged

Man claiming to be LulzSec leader charged

Australian police yesterday charged a 24-year-old man who claims to be the leader if the hacking group LulzSec for allegedly...

April 24th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

Symantec CEO talks up reorganization

Symantec CEO talks up reorganization

 LAS VEGAS -- As the manager of IT at one of Canada's largest media companies, Sam Cioci feels like he's...

April 18th, 2013 Brian Jackson

First steps to determine a firm’s risk tolerance

First steps to determine a firm’s risk tolerance

Almost every organization has something valuable in their IT-related systems – social insurance numbers, bank account numbers, controls over an...

April 17th, 2013 Howard Solomon

News briefs April 17, 2013

News briefs April 17, 2013

In a bid to get ahead of a long list of vulnerabilities in Java, Oracle Corp. has released a new...

April 17th, 2013 Howard Solomon

IIROC data loss preventable: Privacy commissioner

IIROC data loss preventable: Privacy commissioner

The loss of the financial information of some 52,000 brokerage firm clients last week could have been prevented if the...

April 15th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

Focus on bring-your-own-liabilities

Focus on bring-your-own-liabilities

By now CIOs are well aware that employees want to use their mobile devices at work and will most likely find...

April 15th, 2013