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Are financial advisers prepared for cyber attacks?

By |2019-09-07T16:44:24-04:00September 7th, 2019|Categories: Tech News|Tags: , , |

Are financial advisers prepared for cyber attacks? KEY POINTS: Financial services industry organization SIFMA is gearing up for its latest industry-wide cybersecurity test this fall. The test mimics a real attack and helps firms and employees understand where their cybersecurity protections are weakest. Financial advisers and their firms should also be conducting their own tests [...]

IoT devices pose a significant cybersecurity risk than most realize

By |2019-04-28T15:38:56-04:00April 28th, 2019|Categories: Tech News|Tags: , , , |

IoT devices pose a significant cybersecurity risk than most realize. Unsecured IoT devices provide an easy gateway for criminals looking to get inside a network. Danny Palmer discusses why businesses and consumers should think twice before connecting. Security risks are increasing as more and more people connect using IoT devices. I talked with Danny Palmer [...]

Cyberattacks on Canada have already begun

By |2019-04-03T15:37:08-04:00April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Tech News|Tags: , , |

Cyberattacks on Canada have already begun. Some politicians and cyber experts have been raising the alarm about cyberattacks and social media lies as threats to democracies, to mostly indifferent reaction, for years. The lies and attacks are already happening in Canada: Here’s the tally of just the past two weeks: Conservative online campaigners are caught [...]