NARCITY – This Russian Website Is Streaming Hundreds Of Cameras In Canada Right Now

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 Last year, multiple news outlets reported on a disturbing websitethat provided access to live streams of unsecure cameras in Canada and several other places around the world. While some sources claimed that the website was shut down in 2014, a quick online search reveals it is … Continue reading NARCITY – This Russian Website Is Streaming Hundreds Of Cameras In Canada Right Now

BBC NEWS – Air Canada mobile app suffers data breach, affecting 20,000 customers

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 Daniel Tobok was interviewed by Mike Embley, news anchor at BBC News on August 29, 2018. Air Canada has had cyber security breaches before, but not with it's mobile app. Between August 24 and August 26, 2018 that changed. About 20,000 Air Canada customers may have … Continue reading BBC NEWS – Air Canada mobile app suffers data breach, affecting 20,000 customers

GLOBAL NEWS – Air Canada says 20,000 mobile app users affected by data breach

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 Approximately 1.7 million Air Canada customers who use the airline's web app have been instructed to reset passwords after the company admitted it suffered a serious security breach. As Sean O'Shea reports, at least 20,000 of those customers had data stolen. In a news release, the … Continue reading GLOBAL NEWS – Air Canada says 20,000 mobile app users affected by data breach

GLOBAL NEWS – Cybercriminals locked two Ontario towns out of their servers this summer

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 This summer alone, two Ontario towns paid thousands of dollars in ransom after getting locked out of their own internal servers in a cyberattack. After trying and failing to unlock their systems on their own, both Midland and Wasaga Beach made the decision to pay the … Continue reading GLOBAL NEWS – Cybercriminals locked two Ontario towns out of their servers this summer

NATIONAL POST – Cyber-thugs take aim at small town Ontario

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 "Here's the problem," Tobok says. "This is no longer a bunch of kids sitting in mommy and daddy's basement playing with computers. It is organized crime. So it is not that the town in particular was a target — everybody nowadays is a target — but … Continue reading NATIONAL POST – Cyber-thugs take aim at small town Ontario

THE TORONTO STAR – The best protection against identity theft is you

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 Scott received a suspicious-looking credit card statement in the mail from Canadian Tire a few weeks after the incident. Then, days later, he received another suspicious-looking Hudson's Bay Mastercard statement. That's when he realized the thieves were using his personal information to apply for credit and … Continue reading THE TORONTO STAR – The best protection against identity theft is you

“THE PULSE,” ON AMI RADIO – Ed Dubrovsky on protecting your online data

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 Your personal data is everywhere. That social media app that purports to be "free," is actually costing you some of your personal information. Want to use a navigation app like Uber? Not before you open an account, including payment information. What about the convenience of online … Continue reading “THE PULSE,” ON AMI RADIO – Ed Dubrovsky on protecting your online data

OTTAWA BUSINESS JOURNAL – Ottawa companies turn to tech, training to fill cybersecurity talent gap

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 As the risk of cybercrime climbs, a lack of cybersecurity talent has organizations looking to technology to fill the gap. However, experts from Ottawa's cybersecurity sector say a mix of both tech and talent is necessary to keep Canadians and businesses safe. In 2017, more than … Continue reading OTTAWA BUSINESS JOURNAL – Ottawa companies turn to tech, training to fill cybersecurity talent gap

CBC NEWS NETWORK – Huawei CFO arrested, Canada’s Cyber Threat Assessment Report

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 Cytelligence CEO Daniel Tobok talks to CBC News Network's Michael Serapio about the potential security risks of Huawei products, the warnings about Huawei products from all American intelligence services, and the fact that Huawei's products are now being used to build a 5G network in Canada. … Continue reading CBC NEWS NETWORK – Huawei CFO arrested, Canada’s Cyber Threat Assessment Report

LES AFFAIRES – Huawei et le réseau 5G canadien, est-ce une bonne idée?

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 « Nous sommes potentiellement mariés à jamais parce que nous allons compter sur leur soutien, c'est leur produit », a prévenu Daniel Tobok, le directeur général de Cytelligence, un expert en criminalistique numérique dont la société enquête sur les incidents de cybersécurité. Les experts en sécurité … Continue reading LES AFFAIRES – Huawei et le réseau 5G canadien, est-ce une bonne idée?

OTTAWA BUSINESS JOURNAL – Experts clash on the risk to Canada’s national security

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 "We're potentially married forever because we will rely on their support – it's their product," said Cytelligence chief executive Daniel Tobok, a digital forensics expert whose company investigates cybersecurity incidents.Subscribe to our Newsletters Security experts say Huawei's role could give it access to a wide range … Continue reading OTTAWA BUSINESS JOURNAL – Experts clash on the risk to Canada’s national security

MACLEAN’S MAGAZINE – What’s the worst China could do with access to Canada’s 5G network?

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 On a personal level, Daniel Tobok is a fan of Huawei technology. From Canada's national security standpoint, on the other hand, he has concerns over the location of the company's headquarters: the People's Republic of China. "Huawei is not necessarily a bad company," says Tobok, CEO … Continue reading MACLEAN’S MAGAZINE – What’s the worst China could do with access to Canada’s 5G network?

CTV NEWS – Huawei and 5G: Experts clash on the risk to Canada’s national security

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 Jim Bronskill , The Canadian Press Published Thursday, December 13, 2018 4:59AM EST OTTAWA -- Allowing Chinese firm Huawei Technologies to help build Canada's 5G wireless networks could give Beijing backdoor access to revealing data about Canadians, security analysts warn. But at least one intelligence expert … Continue reading CTV NEWS – Huawei and 5G: Experts clash on the risk to Canada’s national security

How your personal info could fall prey to the dark web

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 The sale and transfer of illegal goods and services on the dark web is growing at an alarming rate, says a cyber security expert. Adrian Ghobrial with the simple way your personal information could become a part of the billion dollar industry.

Cytelligence launches ‘Managed Cybersecurity Awareness Training’

North American cybersecurity firm Cytelligence is launching Managed Cybersecurity Awareness Training that provides clients with truly innovative employee training based on best practices in adult education, as well as video gaming technologies, and humour. "Our Managed Cybersecurity Awareness Training is designed to be more than just a set of tools, videos, and a library of … Continue reading Cytelligence launches ‘Managed Cybersecurity Awareness Training’

Organizations still fall short on cyber security, Canadian breach response expert tells privacy conf

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 There's a reason serious criminals are called 'organized crime:' Because they're well-organized. Here's how well: According to Ed Dubrovsky, managing director at Cytelligence, a large Canadian breach response company, some groups have "mind-blowing" capabilities, including running analytics against merged lists of stolen personal data. Unfortunately, he … Continue reading Organizations still fall short on cyber security, Canadian breach response expert tells privacy conf

How Often Should Vulnerability Assessments Be Performed?

Daniel Tobok E: dtobok@cytelligence.com Posted on: March 20, 2019 What is a Vulnerability Assessment? In a Nutshell: A vulnerability assessment is a thorough evaluation of existing and potential threats, weaknesses and, indeed, vulnerabilities in your organization's systems and networks. Vulnerability analysis involves locating, determining the magnitude of, and prioritizing any flaws in your cybersecurity, before … Continue reading How Often Should Vulnerability Assessments Be Performed?