Phishing Scams Becoming More Sophisticated

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In a world where it seems very little is sacred and next to nothing can be trusted, protecting yourself against phishing scams just got tougher. The bad guys are becoming increasingly clever and the days of easily spotting a scam due to “bad Engrish” and bogus-looking emails are all but completely gone. Here’s the latest… Read more »

Cybercrime – 7 Million Largely Preventable Incidents

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Not wanting to be an alarmist but I’m going to be anyway. Why? As a public service announcement, that’s why. Seven million Canadians were victimized by cybercrime last year as chronicled by the Norton Cybersecurity Insights Report. Think about that for a moment… seven million Canadians… That’s like, pushing 20% and that’s just nuts! Actually,… Read more »

Corporate Security – 5 Sure Fire Ways to Get Your Business Hacked

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The #1 cause of planes falling out of the sky is pilot error. Interestingly, it’s also the #1 cause of compromised corporate security but in this case, planes don’t usually fall out of the sky and “pilots” are seated comfortably in office chairs all over our great nation. But that doesn’t mean the results can’t… Read more »

Cloud Services: What you need to know about finding the value proposition

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You will be assimilated, resistance is futile. – The Borg – Star Trek, The Next Generation As cloud services and technologies rapidly improve and the provision of valuable IT services evolves into an a la carte, “everything as a service” model, one thing is for certain: we are on the threshold of a massive transformation. And it… Read more »