Cyberattacks like the one against the National Research Council of Canada are increasing around the world. But by knowing the steps hackers would use for a sophisticated attack, security experts try to gain the upper hand.
The government’s chief information officer confirmed a CTV News report Tuesday that the National Research Council was a victim of a cyberattack "by a highly sophisticated Chinese state-sponsored actor."
Following what the company describes as a successful trial in Europe, the world's largest social network is going to confine the ability to message Facebook friends solely to the dedicated Facebook Messenger app.
Researchers testing rats and their newborn pups showed the babies can adapt the specific fears of their mothers in the earliest days of life by picking up on the scent they emit while in emotional distress.
Samsung Electronics Co. said Monday it is delaying sales of its first Tizen-powered smartphone in the latest setback to the company's ambition to create a mobile platform to rival Google's Android or Apple's iOS.