Computer Security

5 Strategies to Protect Your Online Security

Matthew Held | Posted 09.16.2015 | Canada Living
Matthew Held

Individuals and organizations that follow good cyber hygiene practices have more peace of mind. It is no different than monitoring your health and scheduling your automobile's maintenance. People who practice good cyber hygiene habits get more done, are happier and spend less time troubleshooting because they have fewer surprises.

5 Tips to Increase Your Privacy With Windows 10

Matthew Held | Posted 08.06.2015 | Canada Business
Matthew Held

The release of Windows 10 marks the arrival of Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella's vision towards a "mobile-first, cloud-first" computing world. If you plan to upgrade to Windows 10, consider configuring the settings during the installation phase if you want to protect your privacy.

Is Your Business in Denial About Tech Security?

Larry Keating | Posted 03.06.2013 | Canada Business
Larry Keating

We surveyed 1,045 business people across Canada in virtually every industry segment. Some 87 per cent said they trust employees to adhere to their IT security rules and practices. In the same survey one in six employees admitted they do not adhere to IT security policies. So why is there such a disconnect between what employees and business owners say is going on and what is really going on, even in the face of losses?

5 Ways To Clean Up Your Computer

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - At a loss for a New Year's resolution? How about pledging to give a little TLC to the machine you spend so much time using on a daily basis?...

Which Security Software Should You Use?

Kevin Lloyd | Posted 11.13.2012 | Canada Alberta
Kevin Lloyd

I get asked this question a lot, and it's a question I love to be asked. I have spent the last ten years trying out just about every security software product available. I have come to the conclusion that you get what you pay for, and not all software is created equal.

5 Year Hacking Scheme Aimed At Governments, Companies

CP | Posted 10.03.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - Computer security company McAfee has issued a report detailing a five-year hacking scheme that targeted countries, companies and numerous or...