Emerging Tech

How to defend your organization against deepfake content

Advice from the FBI, NSA and CISA on spotting and preventing your firm from being victimized by deepfake audio

Musk stirs controversy with move by X to collect biometrics

Initally biometric data will be collected from X Premium users starting Sept

Identity-based attacks increasing, warns CrowdStrike

Successful identity-based attacks continue to plague IT departments, according to CrowdStrike’s sixth annual Threat Hunting report. Based on an analysis of what they call interactive intrusions — where a threat actor was operating with hands-on-keyboard in a victim’s IT environment for the 12-month period ending June 30 — researchers found: — there was a 62

Many organizations want to limit employee access to AI, survey shows

A large number of organizations are considering or implementing bans on employee use of ChatGPT and other generative AI applications over security, privacy and brand damage concerns, according to a survey by BlackBerry. Three-quarters of 2,000 IT decision-makers in the U.S., Canada, the U.K., France, Germany, the Netherlands, Japan, and Australia said that’s the way

Google, Microsoft form group to create best practices for emerging AI models

The Frontier Model Forum will help develop guardrails to ensure emerging models are deployed responsibly, p

Cyber Security Today, Week in Review for the week ending Friday June 30, 2023

This episode features a discussion on the Suncor cyber attack, the costs of the Indigo ransomware attack and the valu

Canadian firms slow in responding to cyber attacks, report suggests

It can take Canadian organizations up to 48 days to detect and recover from a cyber attack, according to a new survey of infosec professionals. The number is included in a survey of 553 Canadian IT security and risk and compliance professionals released today by CDW Canada. The mean time to detect a cyber incident

RSA Conference 2023: How hackers can fool ChatGPT’s defences to create ransomware

All you have to do is ask the chatbot the right questions and it will go a long way to creating malware