Cisco finds major security disconnect between policies and reality

TORONTO – As part of Cisco Canada’s first ever Security Day, the networking vendor released a security report that examined the threat landscape and cyber security trends. Jason Brvenik, principal engineer for Cisco’s

Published on: January 22nd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Top Newsmakers for 2014: RCMP/Heartbleed bug

In probably the most dramatic story of the year, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police arrested a 19-year-old man from London, Ont. who is believed to have used the Heartbleed computer bug to steal

Published on: January 8th, 2015 CDN Staff

Heartbleed remains serious threat to enterprise: Security firm

It is believed to have infected nearly half a million of the Internet’s secure Web servers and just two weeks before the tax filing deadline in April, it forced Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)

Published on: August 28th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

New OpenSSL bug found

Organizations around the world are still licking their wounds inflicted by the Heartbleed bug but researchers have found yet another dangerous flaw in the widely used OpenSSL encryption protocol. The OpenSSL Foundation published

Published on: June 5th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

McAfee warns of fake Heartbleed removal kits

It was bound to happen sooner or later. With the threat of Heartbleed still very fresh in our minds, cyber criminals have lost no time in cashing in on the scare by sending

Published on: June 3rd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Canadian cloud service providers remain vulnerable to Heartbleed

More than a month after the Heartbleed bug caused panic across the country, no less than 40,000 computer and network systems in Canada are still “exploitable” through the OpenSSL vulnerability, according to a

Published on: May 21st, 2014 Nestor Arellano

RCMP says it nabbed Heartbleed hacker

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police says it has arrested a 19-year-old man from London, Ont. who is believed to have used the Heartbleed computer bug to steal 900 social insurance numbers from the

Published on: April 16th, 2014 Nestor Arellano