On October 26, 2018, news broke that Stats Canada is asking financial institutions across Canada for “individual-level financial transactions data” for 500,000 randomly selected Canadians in order to develop a “new institutional personal information bank.” Data requested
All too often in cybersecurity the story that is often told focuses mainly about how people are the weakest link.
But there is far more to the story than that. The full story is that your team, if properly educated, empowered and engaged, are the single most effective means at spotting and thwarting the most common and effective cyber attacks.
Throughout history unanticipated decisions by human beings has yielded unexpected consequences.
Despite the lessons of history, the same decisions and unexpected consequences unveil themselves on a daily basis via the news and social media as the unforeseen impacts of cybercrime. We have all heard and read the cybercrime narratives. The question is why, and, what should be done about it.