Protecting Your Brand for the Heartbleed Bug Aftermath

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It is already being called “one of the biggest security threats the Internet has ever seen” and it might not be an exaggeration; almost 66% of the internet might be affected1 by it. Given the massive amounts of media attention and online mentions about Heartbleed, criminals have the perfect opportunity to scam unsuspecting victims. We […]

Heartbleed Vulnerability

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The Heartbleed Bug is a serious vulnerability in the popular OpenSSL cryptographic software library. This weakness allows stealing the information protected, under normal conditions, by the SSL/TLS encryption used to secure the Internet. SSL/TLS provides communication security and privacy over the Internet for applications such as web, email, instant messaging (IM) and some virtual private […]

OpenMedia.ca – An Action Plan for a Connected Canada

The Internet’s open architecture has become central to the success of our economy, our culture, and our society. Casting An Open Net is the first comprehensive report that establishes the need for the principle of openness to guide digital policy in Canada. The report lays out a well-researched plan for an open and affordable Internet—an […]

A Community Bank attacks phishing away from home with BrandProtect.

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As with most financial institutions today, online banking has become an integral part of the organization’s service to its customers. As such, the Information Technology (IT) department at a bank must be proactive in adopting technologies to prevent fraud and unauthorized access to information. One day, one of our clients began receiving complaints of a […]

Millions of Canadians oppose SOPA

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Millions of Canadians and Americans oppose SOPA and PIPA because these bills would censor the Internet and slow economic growth in the U.S. I live in Canada and although these bills are before the American Congress they will have a massive effect on us here in Canada too if they are passed. I am reposting […]