cybercrime

Cybercriminals use lack of awareness to exploit

Protect Your Family, Your Business and Yourself Online (ORILLIA, ON) - The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) believes that greater awareness can help prevent citizens and...

Canada Post resetting online account passwords after data compromised

OTTAWA — Canada Post says it is resetting passwords for all online customer accounts after a report that some personal information may have been compromised. The postal service says that login...

College researchers help Northern Ontario maple syrup producers tap into science to solve sticky...

Buddy is no friend to Northern Ontario maple syrup producers. In fact, the unpleasant flavour — characterized by its burnt Tootsie Roll taste and...

TransUnion breach shows rising threat of third-party cyberattacks

TORONTO — A cybersecurity breach at TransUnion has underscored the rising threat of third-party attacks and the difficulty of preventing them. The credit monitoring agency...

Personal use of work smartphone may become more of a tax headache for employers

TORONTO — The use of a company-supplied smartphone, laptop or other electronic device is commonplace these days, and employers know full well that employees will use them both...

TransUnion Canada says data on 37,000 Canadians may have been compromised

TORONTO — The personal information of about 37,000 Canadians may have been compromised between June and July, TransUnion Canada says. The credit monitoring agency said the data...
cybercrime

Everyone can combat cybercrime

Cybercriminals Victimize all Ontarians Cybercrime costs all Ontarians by directly victimizing individuals, businesses and provincial infrastructure. The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) views Cyber Security Awareness...

Canadian doctor says blowback to meat study is ‘hysterical,’ more discourse needed

TORONTO — A renowned Canadian doctor and researcher whose work challenges well-worn advice to limit meat consumption is dismissing mounting criticism as "over the top"...

NYU Tandon data scientists launch tool to analyze Facebook political advertising in Canada

New website provides an interactive resource to explore election spending Brooklyn, New York, Oct. 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Computer scientists at New York University...

Toronto’s Pearson airport to use AI-powered technology to detect weapons

TORONTO — Canada's busiest airport will soon be using artificial intelligence-powered technology to detect weapons. The operator of Toronto's Pearson International Airport says it has agreed...