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So your financial information is being bought and sold on the internet. Now what?

If BMO and Simplii customer data is posted online, there’s not much you can do but trust them to sort it out

A growing online black market for personal information has flourished in recent years. In some cases, fraudsters fit ATMs and gas pumps with cleverly disguised hardware to clone or skim customers’ cards. In other cases, they never need … Read more...

GandCrab Ransomware Puts the Pinch on Europe

Ransomware attacks continue to evolve in sophistication, and one of the latest variants is tearing through Europe with lightning speed. GandCrab ransomware has affected over 50,000 users in less than one month. The infection has spread worldwide although the large majority of victims are in Europe. GandCrab is distributed through a number of fronts including through RIG and GrandSoft exploit Read more...

Facebook Details Revamped Privacy Tools to Put Users ‘More in Control’ of Their Data

ollowing revelations that emerged last week about Facebook’s misuse of user data, the company today said it has “heard loud and clear” that it needs to make it easier for users to know how to control their own privacy settings and data. These updates to Facebook mobile and on the web “have been in the works for some

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