malware, cyber crime, data theft, network security

Federal budget: RCMP, CSE to get new cyber crime fighting centres

The country's biggest law enforcement and electronic security agencies are about to have their cyber crime fight capabilities increased by tens...

February 27th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Controversy over report that company can unlock most iPhones

Owners of Apple iPhones are wondering how safe their password-locked handsets are from attack with news that an Israeli-based forensics...

February 27th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Data breach notification in Canada

Firms aren’t taking basic precautions to protect from mobile threats: Survey

Employees are expected -- if not encouraged -- to work as flexibly as possible, which is why laptops are increasingly being...

February 26th, 2018 Howard Solomon


New business executive email scam detected by IBM

Business email compromise scams are some of the most difficult yet lucrative targeted cons that attackers can create. According to...

February 23rd, 2018 Howard Solomon

Cyber crime costs the world almost US$600 billion a year: Report

Cyber crime may now cost the world almost US$600 billion a year, up from US $445 billion three years ago. That...

February 21st, 2018 Howard Solomon

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Scanned Canadian passports found on open FedEx Amazon S3 bucket

The revelation last week of the discovery of unprotected scanned identification documents from a number of countries -- including Canadian...

February 20th, 2018 Howard Solomon

US report proposes framework for government to get at encrypted data

Lawmakers should think carefully before passing laws that will give governments the ability to access encrypted messages, says a report...

February 15th, 2018 Howard Solomon

UK says Russian military to blame for NotPetya malware

The government of Russia has officially been blamed by the U.K. for last year's NotPetya ransomware attack. In a statement...

February 15th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Self Driving Gauge

Trend Micro, Panasonic team to build cyber secure system for vehicles

Connected and autonomous cars are apparently the future, with vehicle manufacturers and suppliers devoting millions to research and regularly announcing...

February 15th, 2018 Howard Solomon