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.


The Security Vulnerability You Can Prevent

The Security Vulnerability You Can Prevent

The Internet of Things is one of the world's fastest growing technologies. Unfortunately, it is also poised to become the fastest growing source of security vulnerabilities in the enterprise - but it doesn't have to be that way.

All Talk-Talk and No Action

All Talk-Talk and No Action

The latest cyber attack, a breach compromising the data of up to four million of Talk-Talk's loyal customers, is yet another in a growing line of pernicious cyber attacks against corporate infrastructure.

Product Reviews

Acuity Risk Management STREAM Integrated Risk Manager

STREAM is an integrated risk management tool delivered as a software product consisting of a database server, an application server and a client component.

Agiliance RiskVision

This is a hybrid application. It has many of the aspects of a traditional GRC platform and many of the technology-centric attributes. But, for all of that, it is biased toward risk management, albeit with many other GRC trappings.

AlgoSec Security Management Suite

This is a very specialized product. Its premise – and a good one it is – is that the firewall(s) manage the risk in any system.

Allgress Insight Risk Manager

This is an interesting product. It focuses on taking GRC into an IT environment and aligning it with business priorities to manage security and compliance.

FireMon Security Intelligence Platform

FireMon Security Intelligence Platform is focused on monitoring and managing firewalls.

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