October 22, 2021 In -Eleven, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Criminals Target Internet Users by Luring them with Tata Group and Amul Anniversary Celebration Gift Scams

WhatsApp messages masquerading as the offers from Tata Group and Amul with links luring unsuspecting users with the promise of Anniversary Celebration presents, have been making the rounds on the app recently. If you receive such messages try to stay away from these, as these can be a scam.   Image: Links as they appear…

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October 15, 2021 In -Eleven, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Security Today, Oct. 13, 2021 – Quebec talent agency and U.S. fertility clinic hit by ransomware, a Verizon logo scam, and more

Quebec talent agency and U.S. fertility clinic hit by ransomware, a Verizon logo scam, and more.Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday October 13h. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.Ransomware attacks continue to victimize companies. Among the latest in Canada is Agence Goodwin, a Montreal-based company that represents 150 performing artists from…

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October 13, 2021 In -Eleven, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Security Today, Oct. 11, 2021 – Three charged in U.S. email scam, French police arrest COVID hacker and an app developer makes a security mistake

Three charged in U.S. email scam, French police arrest COVID hacker and an app developer makes a security mistake.Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday, October 11th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com. To Canadian listeners, Happy Thanksgiving and thanks for tuning in on a holiday.Three American residents – including an insider…

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October 10, 2021 In -Eleven, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber scams continue to rise in Saskatoon, police data shows

Throughout the pandemic, people relied on their electronic devices more than usual to keep in touch with others and work from home. Saskatoon Police Service (SPS) statistics show that this opened up the opportunity for hackers to commit fraud, and the amount of internet scams in Saskatoon has skyrocketed.According to SPS, internet scams have gone…

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October 5, 2021 In -Eleven, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Security Today, Oct. 4, 2021 – Select group of countries to fight cybercrime, Coinbase victimized by 2FA error, a text messaging scam and more.

Select group of countries to fight cybercrime, Coinbase victimized by 2FA error a text messaging scam and more.Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday October 4th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.Thirty countries have been invited by the United States to meet virtually this month to find ways to fight cybercrime. President…

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September 27, 2021 In -Eleven, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Security Today, Sept. 24, 2021 – A new hacking group discovered, another COVID text scam found, ransomware advice and more

A new hacking group discovered, another COVID text scam found, ransomware advice and more.Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday September 24th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.A new threat group has been found whose recent favourite weapon is exploiting holes in unpatched installations of Microsoft Exchange. The discovery was made by…

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September 27, 2021 In -Eleven, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Security Today, Sept. 20, 2021 – Patch for OMIGOD vulnerability, a list of ransomware exploits and prison for AT&T scammer

Patch for OMIGOD vulnerability, a list of ransomware exploits and prison for AT&T scammer.Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday September 20th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com. One lesson IT managers have to learn is that threat actors jump on news of the latest vulnerability to launch their attacks. Proof of that…

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September 1, 2021 In -Eleven, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Criminals Target Internet Users with “Maruti Suzuki 40th Anniversary Celebration” Free Gift Scam

WhatsApp messages masquerading as an offer from Maruti Suzuki with links luring unsuspecting users with the promise of Maruti Suzuki 40th Anniversary Celebration presents, have been making the rounds on the app. If you receive such messages try to stay away from it, as it can be a scam. Reference Image for the Maruti Suzuki…

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August 28, 2021 In -Eleven, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Security Today, Aug. 27, 2021 – Alleged T-Mobile hacker comes forward, a COVID-19 vaccination form scam, and more

An alleged T-Mobile hacker comes forward, a COVID-19 vaccination form scam, and more.Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday August 27th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.A 21-year-old American now living in Turkey says he was behind the recent T-Mobile hack of information on over 50 million current and former customers of…

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July 24, 2021 In -Eleven, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Cyber Security Today, July 23, 2021 – Sophos opens a Canadian data centre, people still fall for tech support scams and Amazon cuts off a controversial spyware company

Sophos opens a Canadian data centre, people still fall for tech support scams and Amazon cuts off a controversial spyware company.Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday July 23rd, I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com.Sophos, which makes endpoint and firewall products, has opened a Canadian data centre. Located in Montreal, it supports…

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