Cyber Attacks

What The Human Body Can Teach You To Combat Cyber Attacks

David Masson | Posted 07.19.2016 | Canada
David Masson

Cyber attacks make global headlines on a near weekly basis and Canadian organizations are not immune. Most will remember the hack of Ashley Madison, r...

Waging War On Fraud And Identity Theft

Cairine Wilson, CPA Canada | Posted 03.18.2016 | Canada Business
Cairine Wilson, CPA Canada

March is Fraud Prevention Month in Canada and it's timely to remind Canadians that everyone is vulnerable and that vigilance, knowledge and the confidence to fight back are powerful deterrents to fraud. A 2016 survey from the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) demonstrates deeply held concerns about fraud and identity theft.

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.

Canada's Vulnerability to Bombs Made of Bits and Bytes

Sheryl Saperia | Posted 07.08.2012 | Canada
Sheryl Saperia

China and Russia are seen as the worst offenders when it comes to cyber attacks, but Iran is close behind. How is it that a country such as Iran has a cyber-warfare unit with a staff of 2,400 and a budget of $76 million, and Ottawa has only allocated $95 million for our country's defence against this new form of attack?

Was A Canadian Firm At The Centre Of Hacking Scheme?

CP | Posted 10.03.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - A Canadian-based organization thought to be at the centre of a five-year-long, worldwide cyber attack is questioning claims that its systems...