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Cyber Security Today, Aug. 20, 2021 -Employees lured to plant ransomware, warning from Cisco and how a U.S. government department was hacked

Employees lured to plant ransomware, warning from Cisco and how a U.S. government department was hacked. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday August 20th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for

Published on: August 20th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Aug. 18, 2021 – U.S. terrorist watchlist found, T-Mobile hacked and troublesome SDKs

U.S. terrorist watchlist found, T-Mobile hacked and troublesome SDKs. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday, August 18th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.   Employees at many organizations make

Published on: August 18th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Aug. 16, 2021 – PrintNightmare bugs exploited, AlphaBay criminal marketplace returns, a threat to network inspection devices and check your router

PrintNightmare bugs exploited, AlphaBay criminal marketplace returns, a threat to network inspection devices and check your router. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday, August 16th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity

Published on: August 16th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Aug. 13, 2021 – Back to school cybersecurity advice

Back to school cybersecurity advice. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday, August 13th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.   It will shortly be back to school for students

Published on: August 13th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, August 11, 2021 – How not to be victimized by cryptojacking

Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday August 11th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.   Cybercrooks are still trying to secretly infect corporate computers, personal computers and smartphones to

Published on: August 11th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Aug. 9, 2021 -Gigabyte recovering from ransomware, warnings about Exchange Server exploits and tighten access to Windows’ web server

Gigabyte recovering from ransomware, warnings about Exchange Server exploits and tighten access to Windows’ web server Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday August 9th, I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for

Published on: August 9th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Aug. 6, 2021 – Angry ransomware gang partner leaks secrets, reports of more Canadian ransomware victims; and a DNS problem found

An angry ransomware gang partner allegedly leaks secrets, reports of more Canadian ransomware victims and a DNS problem found. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday August 6th, I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer

Published on: August 6th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, August 2, 2021 – A record year for ransomware attacks predicted, and warnings from Microsoft and Cisco Systems

A record year for ransomware attacks predicted, and warnings from Microsoft and Cisco Systems. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday August 2nd, I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.  

Published on: August 2nd, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, July 30, 2021 – Canada consultation on social media regulation, a new ransomware group, abuse of WeTransfer and more

Canada consultation on social media regulation, a new ransomware group, abuse of WeTransfer and more. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday July 30th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.

Published on: July 30th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, July 28, 2021 – Remember this ransomware resource, a new ransomware strain updated and vulnerabilities in another Kaseya product

Remember this ransomware resource, a new ransomware strain updated and vulnerabilities in another Kaseya product. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday July 28th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.

Published on: July 28th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, July 26, 2021 – Beware of fake Windows 11 downloads, how an insurance giant was hacked, a ransomware gang attacked and more

Beware of fake Windows 11 downloads, how an insurance giant was hacked, a ransomware gang attacked and more. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday July 26th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on

Published on: July 26th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, July 23, 2021 – Sophos opens a Canadian data centre, people still fall for tech support scams and Amazon cuts off a controversial spyware company

Sophos opens a Canadian data centre, people still fall for tech support scams and Amazon cuts off a controversial spyware company. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday July 23rd, I’m Howard Solomon,

Published on: July 23rd, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, July 21, 2021 – Another printer vulnerability found, and more corporate ransomware victims

Another printer vulnerability found, and more corporate ransomware victims. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday July 21st, I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.   A Canadian company that runs

Published on: July 21st, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, July 19, 2021 – A new ransomware advice site, another Windows print spooler problem and more companies caught with unsecured cloud data storage

A new ransomware advice site, another Windows print spooler problem and more companies caught with unsecured cloud data storage. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday July 19th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer

Published on: July 19th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, July 16, 2021 – US offers bounty for cybercrooks, Facebook cuts links to spy group and beware of this LinkedIn scam

U.S. offers bounty for cybercrooks, Facebook cuts links to spy group and beware of this LinkedIn scam. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday July 16th, I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity

Published on: July 16th, 2021 Howard Solomon