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Federal budget to boost CSIS cyber security powers

The federal budget due on Tuesday is expected to allocate additional resources to help security agencies like the Canadian Security...

April 20th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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ICANN seeks help to crack down on Canuck firm’s use of ‘.sucks’ domain name

Is it a practice of free Internet speech or does it hold the potential for online extortion? A Canadian company...

April 10th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Leaked documents reveal Canada’s cyber warfare tools

Implanting malware on computer networks, disabling enemy computer systems, disrupting and grabbing control of an adversary’s infrastructure. It all sounds...

March 23rd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Toronto POS firm to process online, onsite payments for government

Toronto-based Moneris Solutions, has won a contract to process all online and onsite payment transactions for the federal government. It’s...

March 19th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Snowden warns of weak oversight of Canadian intelligence agencies

Canada’s intelligence gathering operations has one of the “weakest oversight” among Western nations, according to United States National Security Agency...

March 5th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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$40K up for grabs in Canadian open data hackathon

The Canadian Open Data Experience kicks off its second hackathon on Friday, February 20th. CODE 2015, is the country's only...

February 18th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Should Canada look to UK’s G-Cloud for cloud computing pointers?

In developing its cloud computing strategy, the federal government could look at the United Kingdom’s cloud service procurement initiative as...

February 12th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Ottawa risking data by keeping it local, says consultant

With the U.S. government insisting it has the power to demand American companies hand over customer data held by subsidiaries...

February 11th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Canada’s cloud computing strategy calls for no cross-border data storage

Keeping data inside Canada’s borders is a key consideration in the federal government’s cloud computing strategy. Public Works and Government...

February 5th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano