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  • July 31, 2014
    Dear Valued Clients, Technical issues put our "Get a Quote" system offline for the past week. In order to make sure we’re properly connecting with you and responding in the timely and efficient manner all of us at HUB International are committed to, we’ve remedied the problem. If you had submitted a request for quote and haven’t heard a response from us, please re-submit your request.  We of course apologize for any...
  • July 21, 2014
    I recently read an interesting article regarding Computer Security Myths that I believed would be useful to those in the Technology industry.  The writers at Lifehacker met with computer security and forensic experts Frederick Lane and Peter Theobald, to discover the truths behind some cyber security myths.  I’m Not Worth Hacking, I Have Nothing of Worth Many people believe that since the internet is so vast that they would not...
  • June 26, 2014
    The first half of 2014 has been filled with companies facing data breaches across various industries.  These occurrences have affected both large and small companies.  With so many recent incidences, organizations should have advance planning in case breaches do occur.  A recent article by Peter Sanborn has outlined a guideline for organizations to follow when they learn of an actual or suspected security or data breach. The...
  • May 21, 2014
    On Wednesday May 21st 2014, eBay alerted 145 million of its registered users to change their passwords after a cyber-attack compromised a database.  The attack occurred from late February to early March but was only detected 2 weeks ago.  By compromising some employees’ login credentials, the hackers gained access to the company’s corporate network which contained encrypted passwords and data. Key points you need to know...
  • April 29, 2014
    Recently released annual reports from the B.C. Court of Appeal and B.C. Supreme Court have revealed an increase in the number of self-represented litigants.  The Court of Appeal report indicated that 30% of civil cases and 14% of criminal cases involved litigants without legal representation - a 7% and 4% increase compared to the previous year for civil and criminal cases. The Canadian Bar Association suggests that it would...
  • April 15, 2014
    Chances are you’ve already heard about the “Heardbleed bug” that has been all over media recently. 900 social insurance numbers were stolen from the federal tax agency’s system after it was left vulnerable by this bug. “Based on our analysis to date, social insurance numbers of approximately 900 taxpayers were removed from CRA systems,” said Canada Revenue Agency commissioner Andrew Treusch. Treusch has...

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