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Posted on Tuesday, September 17th, 2019 by
What exactly is social engineering and how does it work? In this blog article, we talk about this very popular (ethical) hacking practice, describe how and why it works and provide a breakdown of a socially engineered scam.

Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity Posture, Penetration Testing, Phishing, Security Practices

Posted on Thursday, September 12th, 2019 by
With digital transformation becoming the watchword of the first half of the 21st century, what is the outlook on this trending topic now and in the future? In this article, we look at how digital transformation has revolutionized businesses with the latest trends and technologies, including blockchain, DevOps, cloud computing, data privacy and artificial intelligence, just to name a few.

Topics: Artificial Intelligence, BIg Data, CISO, Cloud Security, Digital Transformation, Machine Learning, Managed Security Services, Security Practices, Trends & Technologies

Capital One Data Breach
Posted on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019 by
What are the some of the lessons learned from the recent and unarguably massive Capital One data breach? In this blog article, we take a look at what happened and what we can do to prevent our own organization from suffering a data breach.

Topics: Managed Security Services, Penetration Testing, Security Practices, Tips & Tricks

Posted on Tuesday, August 20th, 2019 by
All too soon, the summer holidays will come to an end. For some of us, this means getting back to work, starting a new job, or sending our children off to school or university. We don’t think twice about teaching our children about road safety, but now we have to add cybersecurity to the things we teach our children about. In this blog article, we've gathered some cybersecurity tips to help keep parents and their children cybersecure and in today's increasingly digital world.

Topics: Phishing, Security Practices, Tips & Tricks

Posted on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019 by
Industries and cities across the globe are turning to smart technologies to solve complex problems. In doing so, they generate and analyze subject data to feed intelligent applications. This brings enormous responsibility in ensuring the ethical use of these data. In applying a privacy-enhanced and ethical approach when building technological solutions, we must start by embracing the idea of Ethical by Design. Learn more about data privacy and ethics in our latest blog post.

Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Compliance, Cyber Law, Managed Security Services, Privacy & Security, Security Practices

Posted on Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 by
If you owned gold bars, would you keep them safe? Of course you would. Gold is valuable but so is personal data. It may not seem on the surface to have the same value as gold, but to our customers, it can represent their very identity. We must now ask ourselves: what does Canadian data privacy legislation do to help us protect our data? Data privacy has become incredibly important for businesses.

Topics: Compliance, Cyber Law, Managed Security Services, Privacy & Security, Security Practices

Posted on Tuesday, June 4th, 2019 by
Do you have what it takes to crack this puzzle? This time, we challenge you to test your knowledge about the various data security regulations that organizations are facing these days. Good luck!

Topics: Compliance, Cyber Law, Managed Security Services, Privacy & Security, Security Practices

Posted on Tuesday, May 28th, 2019 by
Organizations that fall under the remit of retail and manufacturing have to often deal with both general data protection regulations and industry-specific ones, such as financial transaction security. This is the third article in our series on data security and protection regulations in different industries, this time about retail and manufacturing. Whilst the first two posts on the finance sector and healthcare looked at very specific regulations, this sector has a wider scope.

Topics: Compliance, Cyber Law, Managed Security Services, Privacy & Security, Security Practices

Posted on Tuesday, May 21st, 2019 by
Healthcare, like other industry sectors, has become part of the new wave of digital transformation. The industry is heavily dependent on digital data, including highly sensitive patient data. Therefore, healthcare has been the target for cybercrime for many years; health information is a valuable commodity which is not lost on cybercriminals. In this second post about data security regulations, we are turning our attention to data security regulations in the healthcare industry, including HIPAA and HITECH.

Topics: Compliance, Cyber Law, Managed Security Services, Privacy & Security, Security Practices

Posted on Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 by
Our economic landscape is filled with a mosaic of specific data security rules and regulations across multiple industries such as finance, healthcare and retail. In this blog article, we provide an overview of some of the most commonly-cited data security regulations for the financial services industry, including GLBA, SOX, PCI DSS, 23 NYCRR 500 and several others.

Topics: Compliance, Cyber Law, Managed Security Services, Privacy & Security, Security Practices

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