What It’s Like to Be a CISO: Check Point Security Leader Weighs In

Jony Fischbein shares the concerns and practices that are top-of-mind in his daily work leading security at Check Point Software. Check Point Software CISO Jony Fischbein has a lot on his plate. Like many CISOs, he juggles the security of multiple corporate departments with thousands of employees, all of whom possess different personalities, security requirements, […]

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Ashley Madison Breach Returns with Extortion Campaign

The recent attack messages use new techniques to extort Bitcoin payments from Ashley Madison users hit in massive 2015 data breach. Five years after a huge data breach at extramarital affair website Ashley Madison gave criminals access to the credentials of roughly 32 million users, some victims are being hit once again, this time with […]

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Innovation Can’t Keep the Web Fast

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Smaller HTML Payloads with Service Workers

Many developers know that you can use service workers to cache web pages (and their sub-resources) in order to serve those pages to users when they’re offline. And while this is true, it’s far from the only thing that service workers can do to improve the performance and reliability of a website. A lesser known […]

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Ottawa should follow allies in public-private collaboration, says cyber industry group

Fed up with what it believes is a federal government that doesn’t work closely enough with the private sector on cybersecurity-related acquisitions, an industry association has called on Ottawa to look at other countries for models of public-private co-operation. In a report issued this week, the Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries (CADSI) says […]

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