U.S. indicts four Chinese military members for 2017 Equifax breach

The U.S. Department of Justice has accused Chinese military personnel of hacking into the computer systems of Equifax, a credit...

February 10th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

The Pentagon

Amazon ‘surprised’ about Pentagon contract snub

The United States Department of Defense recently awarded Microsoft its Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) cloud contract, worth up to...

October 29th, 2019 Pragya Sehgal

BlackBerry Government U.S.

BlackBerry creates Washington subsidiary to serve U.S. government

Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry Ltd. announced on Tuesday it's creating a new subsidiary based in Washington, D.C. called BlackBerry Government Solutions....

March 13th, 2019 Brian Jackson

Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Citrix Systems data breach; finding talent to secure the government; car alarms gone wrong

Citrix Systems is targeted in a state-sponsored cyber attack seeking government secrets. Meanwhile, the U.S. is struggling to find the...

March 11th, 2019 Alex Coop

Data breach notification in Canada

What to do about the alleged Chinese motherboard spy chip

It's been a week since Bloomberg BusinessWeek stunned the world by alleging a mysterious tiny chip was found on some...

October 11th, 2018 Howard Solomon

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Hashtag Trending- U.S. states ask courts to reinstate net neutrality; Apple may update Air and Mini; Huawei fakes ad photos

U.S. states are asking the courts to reinstate net neutrality rules, Apple may be updating MacBook Air and Mini, and...

August 22nd, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Microsoft closes six sites allegedly set up by Russian-linked threat group

The alleged Russian-linked threat group known as APT28 has been blamed for more mischief in the United States, this time...

August 21st, 2018 Howard Solomon

Canada watching for cyber threats to 2019 election, says government

Canada is "working hard to ensure that the 2019 elections are protected and defended against cyber threats and foreign interference,"...

August 3rd, 2018 Howard Solomon

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Hashtag Trending – Net neutrality officially dead; Amazon under fire for Chinese factory conditions

Federal net neutrality is officially dead in the U.S. A cyber attack lowers BitCoin’s value to around $7200. And working...

June 12th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood