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A quarter of Canadian business leaders are unaware of third-party code running on their websites, says Zoho

Almost one-quarter of Canadian business leaders are not aware that third parties can install code on their websites without their...

December 15th, 2020 Lynn Greiner

Desjardins at fault for huge data breach, say privacy commissioners

Canada's largest financial services data breach was caused by a series of gaps in administrative and technological safeguards, federal and...

December 14th, 2020 Howard Solomon

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Malicious update to SolarWinds’ Orion platform blamed for global hacks, including FireEye

CISOs around the world whose organizations use SolarWinds' Orion IT management platform are scrambling to patch the suite and look...

December 14th, 2020 Howard Solomon

FireEye’s network testing tools were stolen – now what?

This week's admission by FireEye that a suspected nation-state made off with so-called red team test tools it uses to...

December 11th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Annual total losses from cybercrime including downtime almost $1 trillion, says report

Cybercrime continues to be an increasingly lucrative business for criminals and nation-states, according to a survey by McAfee. Using publicly-available...

December 10th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Technicity GTA 2020: Residents are seeing the benefits of open data, experts say

While one of the more obvious “COVID silver-linings,” as described by a panel of experts during Technicity GTA this week,...

December 9th, 2020 Alex Coop

FireEye discloses data breach and theft of hacking tools

American cybersecurity firm FireEye says it was on the receiving end of a cyberattack recently and that a government-backed hacking...

December 8th, 2020 Alex Coop

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Vulnerabilities in open source TCP/IP could affect millions of devices, Forescout researchers say

Thirty-three vulnerabilities in four open-source TCP/IP stacks may affect the security of millions of internet-connected devices from 150 manufacturers, according...

December 8th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Phishing simulation reveals more than 70% of public sector workers who clicked on malicious link ended up compromising passwords

A massive phishing simulation has revealed that roughly 70 per cent of global users working in the public sector are...

December 7th, 2020 Alex Coop