York U to offer certificate in cybersecurity operations

York U to offer certificate in cybersecurity operations

(CNW Group/York University School of Continuing Studies) York University’s School of Continuing Studies announced the launch of a Post-Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security Operations. This full-time program is designed for recent university graduates with no experience in information technology to pursue an in-demand, entry-level cyber security position. “Businesses today are rapidly adopting digital transformation, exposing more and more of […]

Remote working and data breaches: How businesses can stay protected

Remote working and data breaches: How businesses can stay protected

Michael Borromeo The COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in a new era of information security threats. While much attention has been paid to age-old scammers taking advantage of global anxieties to target people in their most vulnerable moments, the millions of Canadians forced to work remotely has made the home office a new focus for fraudsters. […]

Cybersecurity for the home-based worker

Cybersecurity for the home-based worker

What should IT departments tell their employees about virtual work/cybersecurity at this time? Cybersecurity should always be a top priority, but it’s even more important now. Overarching advice for companies instituting remote work capabilities include evaluating and incorporating new policies and frameworks being created for telework. Part of those policies should include a good patch […]