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Cyber Security Today, April 12 2021 – Phone scams, job scams and hundreds of millions of LinkedIn profiles for sale

Phone scams, job scams and contact page scams. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday April 12th. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.   Usually one of the best ways

Published on: April 12th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, April 9, 2021 – Another warning to Fortinet administrators, beware of free Netflix offers, credentials to streaming services stolen and another big cloud mistake

Another warning to Fortinet administrators, beware of free Netflix offers, credentials to streaming services stolen and another big cloud mistake Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday April 9th. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing

Published on: April 9th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, April 7, 2021 – Hundreds of thousands of stolen gift cards on the market, and beware of WeTransfer and LinkedIn scams

Hundreds of thousands of stolen gift cards on the market, and beware of these WeTransfer and LinkedIn scams. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday, April 7th. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on

Published on: April 7th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, April 5, 2021 – Twitter users’ phone numbers and email addresses are now free, and check the integrity of your IT supply chain

Hundreds of millions of Twitter users’ phone numbers and email addresses are now free, and check the integrity of your IT supply chain. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday, April 5. I'm

Published on: April 5th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, April 2, 2021 – Router maker admits extortion attempt, a phone scam and another COVID con

Router maker admits extortion attempt, a phone scam and another COVID con. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday April 2nd. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com. Network equipment maker

Published on: April 2nd, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, March 31, 2021 – World Backup Day advice, don’t play ball with these passwords and Exchange Server still being exploited

World Backup Day advice, don’t play ball with these passwords and Exchange Server still being exploited. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday, March 31st. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for

Published on: March 31st, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, March 29, 2021 – Ransomware group now threatening customers of victims, ransomware attack could cost company over $20 million and update your Apple devices

Ransomware group now threatening customers of victims, ransomware attack could cost company over $20 million and update your Apple devices. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday March 29th. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing

Published on: March 29th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, March 26, 2021 – A new ransomware strain, and FBI ransomware warning and update these WordPress plugins

A new ransomware strain, and FBI ransomware warning and update these WordPress plugins. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday, March 26. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.    

Published on: March 26th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, March 24, 2021 – More tax scams, more COVID scams and why Microsoft SMB has to be locked down

More tax scams, more COVID scams and why Microsoft SMB has to be locked down Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday March 24th. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.

Published on: March 24th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, March 22, 2021 – Acer faces huge ransomware demand, prison for sextortion and stay away from a fake Clubhouse app

Acer faces huge ransomware demand, prison for sextortion and stay away from a fake Clubhouse app. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday, March 22nd. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for

Published on: March 22nd, 2021 Howard Solomon

Ottawa warns of possible ransomware attack on firm that provides services nationally and worldwide

Ransomware continues to strike Canadian organizations directly or through their suppliers. The federal government issued a cryptic statement Friday afternoon, saying that on March 14 it became "aware of a possible ransomware attack

Published on: March 19th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, March 19, 2021 – A new ransomware report, don’t take shortcuts with code and why firms must limit administration access rights

A new ransomware report, don’t take shortcuts with code and why firms must limit administration access rights Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday March 19th. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity

Published on: March 19th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, March 17, 2021 – FBI warning on ransomware, how the pandemic has affected IT security and a new botnet threat

FBI warning on ransomware, how the pandemic has affected IT security and a new botnet threat. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Wednesday March 17. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for

Published on: March 17th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, March 15, 2021 – Canadian charged as encrypted network allegedly used by criminals disrupted, equipment from Huawei called risky to US networks; Chrome updates; Netgear and Linux

Canadian charged as encrypted network allegedly used by criminals disrupted, equipment from Huawei and others called risky to US networks, and updates for Chrome browser, Netgear and Linux. Welcome to Cyber Security Today.

Published on: March 15th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, March 12, 2021 – More on Exchange Server vulnerabilities, criminal groups blocked from using secure messaging service and warning about sex toys

More on Exchange Server vulnerabilities, criminal groups blocked from using secure messaging service and warning about sex toys. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Friday March 12. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on

Published on: March 12th, 2021 Howard Solomon