Cyber Security Today, Oct. 29, 2021 – Unsecured database with medical records found, a flawed vaccination confirmation app and more

Unsecured database with medical records found, a flawed vaccination confirmation app and more. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday October 29th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.   More

Published on: October 29th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Oct. 27, 2021 – A mysterious tactic from a ransomware gang, why phone numbers are bad WiFi passwords, and more

A mysterious tactic from a ransomware gang, why phone numbers are bad WiFi passwords, and more. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday October 27th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for

Published on: October 27th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Oct. 25, 2021 – A warning to JavaScript users, ransomware gangs feeling squeezed and an SQL vulnerability found

A warning to JavaScript users, ransomware gangs feeling squeezed and an SQL vulnerability found. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday October 25th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com. Software

Published on: October 25th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Oct. 22, 2012 – A new ransomware strain discovered, a scam hijacks YouTube accounts and watch those open source code libraries

A new ransomware strain discovered, a scam hijacks YouTube accounts and watch those open-source code libraries. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday October 22nd. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for

Published on: October 22nd, 2021 Pragya Sehgal

Cyber Security Today, Oct. 20, 2021 – Administrators urged to update PowerShell, ransomware reports to read and a hacker gets seven years in prison

Administrators urged to update PowerShell, ransomware reports to read and a hacker gets seven years in prison. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday October 20th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity

Published on: October 20th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Oct, 18, 2021 – Ransomware payments may have totalled hundreds of millions in US, and more

Ransomware payments may have totaled hundreds of millions in the U.S., and more. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday October 18th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.   Ransomware

Published on: October 18th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Oct. 15, 2021 – Canadian researchers find Windows bugs, watch for fake URLs and more

Canadian researchers find Windows bugs, watch for fake URLs and more Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday October 15th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.  Earlier this week Microsoft

Published on: October 15th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Oct. 13, 2021 – Quebec talent agency and U.S. fertility clinic hit by ransomware, a Verizon logo scam, and more

Quebec talent agency and U.S. fertility clinic hit by ransomware, a Verizon logo scam, and more. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday October 13h. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for

Published on: October 13th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Oct. 11, 2021 – Three charged in U.S. email scam, French police arrest COVID hacker and an app developer makes a security mistake

Three charged in U.S. email scam, French police arrest COVID hacker and an app developer makes a security mistake. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday, October 11th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer

Published on: October 11th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Oct. 8, 2021 – New Linux malware, a new hacking group and a thick advisory report from Microsoft

New Linux malware, a new hacking group and a thick advisory report from Microsoft. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday October 8th.. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.  

Published on: October 8th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Oct. 6, 2021 – Misconfigurations, link shortening, ransomware operators arrested and more

Misconfigurations, link shortening, ransomware operators arrested and more Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday October 6th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com. Misconfiguration of applications and servers is in

Published on: October 6th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Oct. 4, 2021 – Select group of countries to fight cybercrime, Coinbase victimized by 2FA error, a text messaging scam and more.

Select group of countries to fight cybercrime, Coinbase victimized by 2FA error a text messaging scam and more. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday October 4th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on

Published on: October 4th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Oct. 1, 2021 – Microsoft addresses Azure flaw, advice on configuring VPNs, Eduroam WiFi issue and more

Microsoft addresses Azure flaw, advice on configuring VPNs, Eduroam WiFi issue and more. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday October 1st. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com. Security experts

Published on: October 1st, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, Sept. 29, 2021 – A new ransomware gang pops up, another open database found, Nobelium has a new hacking tool and more

A new ransomware gang pops up, another open database found, Nobelium has a new hacking tool and more. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday September 29th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on

Published on: September 29th, 2021 Howard Solomon