Things bad in IT security now? It could get worse

An Ottawa workshop warns quantum computing — and its ability to break code — may be closer than we think Hackers are having a field day, major corporations are reporting huge data breaches almost every day, CSOs are pulling their … Continued

LED Tech Pioneers Win Nobel Physics Prize

The three men whose invention two decades ago led to the creation of LED technology have won the Nobel Prize in physics. Isamu Akasaki and Hiroshi Amano, from Japan, and US scientists Shuji Nakamura invented blue light-emitting diodes which led … Continued

JPMorgan Chase breach affected 83 million customers

Names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses were compromised in a cyberattack on JPMorgan Chase but no “unusual” fraud has yet been detected. All told, 76 million households and 7 million small businesses were affected, the bank wrote in a … Continued