CANADA NEWS

Rogers victimized by ransomware

A misstep by an IT employee of Canadian communications conglomerate Rogers Communications allowed the contractual information of 50-70 of the company's business customers to be exposed via Twitter.

Anonymous member deported from Canada

Canada deported self-proclaimed Anonymous member Matt DeHart.

Canadian government investing to counter attacks

Shared Services Canada plans to spend $55 million to upgrade IT infrastructure.

CSE spies on global file uploads

One of Canada's intelligence agencies has been secretly monitoring file downloads across the world for years.

Canada losing cybersecurity war

Canada's companies are ill-prepared to meet modern cybersecurity challenges, according to a survey by the Ponemon Institute.

OPINIONS

The power of the subconscious to protect against online fraud

The power of the subconscious to protect against online fraud

Cybercriminals often are specifically looking for credit card numbers that can be reused on other e-commerce sites or sold to the highest bidder on the digital black market.

The car alarm syndrome and the high cost of too many security alerts

The car alarm syndrome and the high cost of too many security alerts

Sophisticated bad guys are likely to assume that high-value targets have deployed the latest security technologies - this has been the case going back over a decade.

Product Reviews

BeyondTrust UVM20 Security Management Appliance

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The BeyondTrust UVM20 Security Management Appliance is the preconfigured hardware offering of Retina CS Enterprise Vulnerability Management.

Core Security Core Insight

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Core Security’s Core Insight is the gold standard for penetration testing and vulnerability assessment.

Qualys Express Lite

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Qualys Express Lite is a cloud-based vulnerability assessment tool intended for small businesses.

Rapid7 Nexpose Ultimate Appliance

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Rapid7 Nexpose Ultimate is a comprehensive vulnerability scanner that is determined to convince you of its findings.

SAINT Security Suite

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The SAINT Security Suite is a robust software package that quickly and easily gives a heads-up view of vulnerabilities on the network.

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