Planned cyber security institute could serve Canadian application innovators

Clarification: On May 17 Carleton University told ITWC  that while an arrangement with the Canadian Cybersecurity Innovation Institute has been...

May 8th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Cloud adoption hindered by chains to on-prem security, say experts

Infosec leaders are often proud of the infrastructure they’ve built to protect their organizations. But at a cloud security conference...

May 4th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Experts serve up cloud computing security advice

The phone call from the panicked customer came to Brett Gillett early on a Saturday morning: The just-received monthly bill...

May 3rd, 2018 Howard Solomon

Federal act would make hacking to interfere with elections a crime

Ottawa will make it clear that hacking into a computer during a federal election period is a criminal offence, foreign...

May 1st, 2018 Howard Solomon

New York street with TD Bank

TD Bank joins UNB’s Canadian Institute for Cyber Security

TD Bank has become the latest paying corporate member of the Canadian Institute for Cyber Security at the University of...

April 30th, 2018 Howard Solomon

DDoS Attack Brick Wall

RCMP involved in closing of world’s biggest DDoS-for-hire site

The RCMP was involved in action by several police forces this week who shut down what they say was the world's...

April 26th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Canadian content filtering company’s service used for censorship, says Citizen Lab report

For the second time in two months a University of Toronto human rights and Internet research group has criticized a...

April 25th, 2018 Howard Solomon

G7 ministers squeeze tech giants to remove extremist material faster

Group of Seven security ministers are pressuring technology giants, including Microsoft, Google, Facebook and Twitter, to remove violent extremist and...

April 25th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Former Yahoo owner fined $35 million over massive data breach

Altaba, the legal entity that used to oversee Yahoo Inc.'s search engine and email service, has agreed to pay a...

April 25th, 2018 Howard Solomon