November 06, 2020
GitHub was in the news quite a bit this week. First, researchers at Google’s Project Zero announced the discovery of a “high-severity vulnerability." Then, GitHub’s home page malfunctioned, likely due…
November 04, 2020
Although it often happens without the parties involved realizing it, unsecured file-sharing can be costly to an organization and should not be given a chance to prevail.
October 30, 2020
Swedish security firm Gunnebo was hacked. It is deeply concerning since it is believed that many of the documents are security blueprints. Hopefully, the data of its other clients – which include…
October 29, 2020
Amid all the news coverage of the Covid-19 pandemic, you might have missed a small but potentially groundbreaking announcement about fully homomorphic encryption. Here's what you should know.
October 29, 2020
The scammer behind this business email compromise scheme, aka invoice fraud, targeted two of the largest tech companies in the world over a period of two years securing millions of dollars of stolen…
October 27, 2020
The Covid-19 pandemic has brought with it an entirely new set of challenges for MSPs. Expanding your portfolio with trusted, resource-efficient cybersecurity solutions is just one way to get through…
October 23, 2020
Notable this week are the hackers who say they are giving back, because, they “want to make the world a better place.” Hmmm, how about not extorting money for a living to begin with?
October 22, 2020
Regional electricity distribution company Ukrainian Kyivoblenergo has a dubious distinction. It is the world’s first power grid provider to be taken down in a cyber attack.
October 21, 2020
Let's explore the causes and costs to an MSP when a data breach occurs, and discuss some prevention techniques to, hopefully, mitigate the damage.
October 20, 2020
Read on as we discuss what Certificate Authority actually means and how these organizations work to keep us safe when we are on the internet.
October 16, 2020
Barnes & Noble has confirmed a cyberattack has impacted its Nook eBook reader and storage platform. To make matters worse for the US bookseller, customer data may also have been exposed.
October 15, 2020
Unfortunately, this wasn’t the first time that Magellan received bad press for a cybersecurity incident. Just under a year beforehand, they were hit by another data breach. Lessons learned? Not…
October 14, 2020
In this article, we’ll discuss why mobile application security is so crucial today, along with potential threats that should be considered in app development.
October 09, 2020
In this week's news, more than a quarter of Canadian IT workers say their company was the victim of a Covid-19 related cyber attack this year, according to a new report from the Canadian Internet…
October 08, 2020
Kicking off our new series for Cybersecurity Awareness month, we dive into the great Twitter hack of 2020. Keep reading to learn what led to the (almost) catastrophic breach and how to prevent it from…
- April 06, 2021
- Diane Vautier
IoT device manufacturers face many challenges in securely launching their products. First and foremost is the ability to provision device identities,…
- April 09, 2021
- Amy Krigman
A massive data breach at Facebook, reports of a "significant" attack at the European Commission, and the Golden Chicken ransomware gang is doing more…