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Canadian navy stung again by insider, but this time data wasn’t stolen

Does your organization's staff ignore policy on handling sensitive data? Don't worry: So do those who work for the Royal...

January 6th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Shaw may finally get a cellular network if Wind deal is approved

It took four years but Shaw Communications finally realized it had to be able to offer cellular service to keep...

December 16th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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New Trudeau government will deal with privacy regulations, wireless

When Justin Trudeau is sworn into office as the country's newest Prime Minister shortly, he'll have a lot on his...

October 20th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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An open letter to Canada’s next Prime Minister

Many topics have been discussed and debated during the campaigns. Among them is the topic of infrastructure. Now this is...

October 18th, 2015 Hugh Chatfield

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Canadian leaders need to be visible in the fight to improve cyber security

Is a lack of leadership the reason why Canada isn't at the forefront in the fight to make organizations more...

October 5th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Cyber security

Online identity management is a mess, and it’s time for Canadians to fix it

After my son was registered for summer camp, we received an email that we needed to go to the camp's...

August 6th, 2015 Mark Olson

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Ottawa increases spending to protect critical infrastructure from cyber attacks

Ottawa is pumping $142.6 million more into cyber security, with some of it helping the private sector get threat intelligence from...

July 22nd, 2015 Howard Solomon

Canadian government in IT matters

New federal privacy law in effect, but not mandatory data breach disclosure – yet

The devil is in the details, is an old saying. When it comes to laws, it might be "the devil...

June 18th, 2015 Howard Solomon

DDoS Attack Brick Wall

Hacktivist group temporarily takes down Canadian federal sites

Distributed denial of service attacks like the one the federal government faced Wednesday are "distracting, uncomfortable and can be damaging,"...

June 17th, 2015 Howard Solomon