What are the highly damaging internet legal liabilities and risks to you -- chat with Martin Kratz QC, head intellectual property practice group, Bennett Jones LLP, legendary IP and ICT legal authority and pioneer

My chat with Martin was a real eye opener – there is a tremendous amount of legal risk to you when using the Internet and ignorance does not protect you! Martin Kratz leads the intellectual property practice and co-leads the ecommerce practice for Bennett Jones. His practice is focused around intellectual property and technology law,…


Dr. Markus Jakobsson PayPal Principal Scientist Consumer Security, Past Principal Research Scientist RSA Security and PARC

Dr. Markus Jakobsson’s background places him amongst the top experts in the world in security. In this interview, Markus provides security tips and lessons only he can provide and the latest trends from his extensive ongoing research as  top scientist in the field. Dr. Markus Jakobsson is a founder of the security startups RavenWhite and…


Dharmesh Mehta interview: Director, Windows and Windows Live Division Microsoft Corp.

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I have an interview with Dharmesh Mehta interview: Director, Windows and Windows Live Division Microsoft Corp. Enjoy! Stephen Ibaraki As director of product management and product marketing for the Windows Live business at Microsoft Corp., Dharmesh…


SecTor - Security Education Conference, Register before rates increase

SecTor – Security Education Conference Toronto 2011 October 17 – 19, 2011, Metro Toronto Convention Centre Canada’s leading security conference takes Security Education to the next level – and with sessions titled ‘Everything You Need to Know about Cloud Security (and then some)’, ‘FireShark – A Tool to Link the Malicious Web’, and much more;…


Participate in SecTor: North America’s Premier IT Security Education Conference

SecTor is North America’s premier IT Security Education Conference.  An annual event where IT professionals from throughout North America and the world can learn from and network with the world’s most innovative, intellectual, exciting and entertaining security professionals. SecTor is IT Security Training at its best – plan to join us October 17-19, 2011 at…


Save $250 today on the leading security conference - standard rates increase August 31st

SecTor – Security Education Conference Toronto 2010 October 25 – 27, 2010, Metro Toronto Convention Centre Save $250 today on Canada’s leading security conference – standard rates increase to $999 on August 31st – GO SecTor is the premier event in Canada that attracts the world’s brightest (and darkest) minds together to identify, discuss, dissect…


Stay Informed–Stay Secure: The Latest Attacks, The Latest Defences at SECTOR 2010

SecTor – Security Education Conference Toronto 2010 October 25 – 27, 2010, Metro Toronto Convention Centre Canada’s leading security conference takes Security Education to the next level – New in 2010 is the addition of a Management Track to complement the exceptional IT security sessions. SecTor is the premier event in Canada that attracts the…


Internet Explorer 8’s Browse with Confidence–Protect Your PC

With 80 percent of Canadians using the Internet (2009 Stats Can) and 96 percent of those using it from home, it’s important people know how to protect their PC, and the important content it stores – like personal files or family photos. Microsoft Canada experts recommend a mix of common sense and great software to…


IE 8, Browse with Confidence: Protecting your data and privacy from criminals looking to access your personal data and steal your identity

Earlier I blogged about this program: Internet Explorer 8 and Kinsa Help Canadians Browse with Confidence. Here’s more on this  10-week campaign including videos giving you tips on how to protect yourself from online dangers. They have just launched their second video on identity theft: https://www.youtube.com/user/MicrosoftTeamCanada#p/a/u/0/rH_wHjqD-xw. What is of particular interest is that according to…