Hashtag Trending – Predator drones fly over protests; Messaging tech gives protesters an edge; Matrix 4

The rare sighting of a Predator drone flying over protests causes a stir, a story about how messaging technology is helping protestors remain organized catches fire over the weekend, and social media gets

Published on: June 8th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Cyber Security Today – Don’t fall for this VPN scam, huge attacks on WordPress sites and lessons from a data breach

Don't fall for this VPN scam, huge attacks on WordPress sites and lessons from a data breach Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Friday June 5th. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity

Published on: June 5th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Amazon and BLM; Zuckerburg defends inaction towards offensive Trump tweets; CES returning

Amazon says Black Lives Matter while selling surveillance tech to police, Mark Zuckerburg defends his do-nothing approach to Trump's offensive tweets, and the show goes on for CES 2021. It’s all the tech

Published on: June 5th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Google privacy lawsuit; Zoom encryption criticism; Microsoft rolls out Chromium Edge

Google faces a $5 billion lawsuit for tracking 'private' internet use, Zoom revenues soar but it faces criticism for denying free users encryption, and lastly Microsoft rolls out the new Chromium Edge browser

Published on: June 4th, 2020 CDN Staff

Cyber Security Today – A new ransomware threat, warning for GitHub developers, and Apple updates

Today’s podcast describes a new ransomware threat, a warning for GitHub developers, a hacker charged and Apple updates available. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday June 3rd. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing reporter

Published on: June 3rd, 2020 Howard Solomon

Hashtag Trending – Bell chooses Ericsson for 5G; China’s new digital currency; Former Reddit CEO slams platform

Bell Canada chooses Ericsson for its 5G ambitions, China’s new digital currency makes a ton of noise, and the former CEO of Reddit slams the social media platform for amplifying hate, racism, and

Published on: June 3rd, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – K-pop fans disrupt police ‘snitch’ app; Highly sought after skills; Apple pays big bucks for finding a bug

K-pop fans spam Dallas police 'snitch' app with videos and memes to support protesters, we take a glance at today’s most desirable skills, and Apple puts a call out to developers to find

Published on: June 2nd, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Cyber Security Today – Some U.S. states don’t use email protection, Windows 10 feature update coming, and beware of fake Valorant apps

Many U.S. states don’t use an email protection tool, Windows 10 feature update coming and beware of fake Valorant apps. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday June 1st. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing

Published on: June 1st, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Anonymous hacker group resurfaces; SpaceX uses touchscreens to fly; port scanning

The anonymous hacker group returns, SpaceX successfully launches the first commercial flight into space and the ship’s main controls scream Star Trek, and a list of well-known websites that port scan their visitors

Published on: June 1st, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Cyber Security Today – Cybercriminals are worried, but business is still good

Cybercriminals are worried, but business is still good. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday May 29th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com. I’ve told you about several international police

Published on: May 29th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Hashtag Trending – Science behind Zoom fatigue; Anti-5G USB stick; Trump targets social media giants

People are trying to find the best ways to combat Zoom fatigue, law enforcement in the UK is seeking to halt sales of a device that has been claimed to offer protection against

Published on: May 29th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Hashtag Trending – Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou extradition, Twitter fact checks Trump, Facebook algorithms`

Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou loses the first challenge in her extradition case, Twitter fact checks one of President Donald Trump’s tweets, and new reports suggest Facebook knew its algorithms divided users but the tech

Published on: May 28th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff

Cyber Security Today – Calling for an end to cyberattacks on healthcare, an Android security update, and an alert to Discord users

More calls for an end to cyberattacks on healthcare, watch for Android security update and alert to Discord users Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Wednesday May 27th. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter

Published on: May 27th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Hashtag Trending – TikTok booms; virtual workouts; VPN demand in Honk Kong surges

TikTok is booming during the lockdown, trainers open up about moving their clients to a virtual setting, and the demand for VPNs in Honk Kong surge after Beijing proposes tough new national security

Published on: May 27th, 2020 ITBusiness Staff