Group to create Canadian cyber standards for electricity sector IoT devices

The Canadian energy sector has been buying Internet-connected sensors for monitoring a range of activities in generating plants, distribution networks...

February 27th, 2020 Howard Solomon

RSA Conference: More countries willing to steal economic secrets

More countries are following the lead of China, North Korea and Russia and stealing economic secrets from companies to help...

February 27th, 2020 Howard Solomon

RSA Conference: Infosec pros ‘don’t share any wins’ and it makes them look like ‘losers’ says RSA president

The cybersecurity industry has allowed the "mainstream media" to create an image of smart attackers overwhelming under-resourced infosec workers, complains...

February 26th, 2020 Howard Solomon

RSA Conference: Democratize security, says Cisco official, and McAfee urges work on quantum-resistant solutions

In a U.S. election year, talk of democracy is expected. But at this year's RSA Conference a Cisco Systems official...

February 26th, 2020 Howard Solomon

BlackBerry, Microsoft and other heavy hitters drop product announcements at RSA Conference

BlackBerry, Microsoft, Proofpoint, McAfee, Palo Alto Networks and Spirion are among the companies making product announcements in San Francisco at...

February 25th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Cloud Security,

Cisco to release cloud-based security product management platform

Managing the many security products in an organization's environment is one of the key problems faced by CISOs. To help...

February 24th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Four Canadian privacy watchdogs start investigation of facial recognition service

Four of Canada's privacy commissioners have launched a joint investigation into whether a U.S. company's facial recognition technology, which scrapes...

February 21st, 2020 Howard Solomon

BlackBerry report says data losses increasing due to cloud misconfiguration

Threat actors made "notable achievements" in 2019, according to a new report analyzing trends in cybercrime. "Their focus on improving...

February 19th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Another record year for online crime, says FBI

Online crime continues to reach new heights, according to the latest edition of the FBI's annual Internet Crime Report. Last...

February 14th, 2020 Howard Solomon