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News Electronics General
August 10, 2020  

Capital One fined US$80M in data breach

The bank’s own internal audit failed to identify “numerous weaknesses” in its management of the cloud environment

News Electronics General
August 4, 2020  

Tampa teenager accused in Twitter hack pleads not guilty

Graham Ivan Clark, 17, is accused of using the hijacked Twitter accounts to scam people around the world out of more than US$100,000 in Bitcoin

News Electronics General
August 4, 2020  

BlackBerry releases free reverse engineering tool to fight cyber attacks

PE Tree reduces the time and effort required to reverse engineer malware

News Electronics General
February 11, 2020  

Cybercriminals use coronavirus-themed emails to deliver malware: report

Campaign uses Microsoft Word attachments designed to trick recipients into installing a type of malware known as AZORult.

News Electronics General
January 24, 2020  

Mastercard to build new cybersecurity centre in Vancouver

The feds say the centre will support 380 jobs and 100 co-op positions.

News Electronics General
November 11, 2019  

OpenText Corp. to buy cloud-focused Carbonite Inc. for US$1.42B

Acquisition will be the ninth cloud-focused acquisition for Waterloo, Ont.-based OpenText.

News General
October 15, 2019  

TransUnion breach shows rising threat of third party cyberattacks

Credit monitoring agency confirmed that the personal data of 37,000 Canadians was compromised.

News Aerospace Electronics General
July 30, 2019  

US issuing hacking alert for small planes

Aviation cybersecurity has been an issue of growing concern around the world.

News Electronics General
July 16, 2019  

Identifiers need revamp for digital age, Desjardins CEO tells MPs

The breach, revealed in June, saw the leak of names, addresses, birthdates, social-insurance numbers and other private information from roughly 2.7 million people and 173,000 businesses.

News Electronics Government General
March 6, 2019  

China’s Huawei launches court challenge to US security law

Huawei, China’s first global tech brand, is at the centre of U.S.-Chinese tensions over technology competition and cyber-spying.

News Electronics Government General
November 19, 2018  

Sophisticated phishing scams putting secrets at risk, Foreign Affairs says

Department plans to hire a company to test employees with phoney phishing messages.

News Food & Beverage Government General
November 8, 2018  

Canada Post admits cannabis privacy breach involving 4,500 Ontario customers

Information from Ontario Cannabis Store customers was improperly accessed, including postal codes and names or initials.

News Electronics General
May 30, 2018  

Bank breaches highlight rise of cyber threats as new exploitation strategies emerge

BMO and CIBC-owned Simplii were apparently targeted.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
May 15, 2017  

As cyberattack wave ebbs, experts see risk of more

Outbreak paralyzed banks, government agencies and factories, including a Renault automotive factory.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
January 5, 2017  

Police investigating possible cyber threat against Hydro One

Electricity distributor says it doesn’t believe its power system has been compromised.