In developments that appear to mirror the lawful access debate in Canada, legislators in France have introduced a bill that would allow government officials access to people’s online data without the need of
With a few exceptions, the instant messaging feature on government issued mobile devices should be disabled in order to preserve communication records and respect the access to information law, according to Canada’s information
As Federal Privacy Commissioner Jennifer Stoddart prepares to leave her post on Monday, Prime Minister Stephen Harper has named Chantal Bernier, assistant privacy commissioner, to act as interim privacy chief. Stoddart’s term ends
The Prime Minister’s office and the Canada’s signal intelligence agency are keeping mum on reports that the government helped American agents conduct widespread surveillance activities during the G20 summit in Toronto in 2010.
Microblogging site Twitter is combating cyber snooping by making it harder for hackers to decrypt its encrypted data even if the hackers manage to get their hands on Twitter’s private keys. Twitter said
As the Internet becomes more entrenched in the critical processes of businesses and governments the potential security threats have also become more pronounced. That's why today IT World Canada and the city of Toronto
The United States National Security Agency installed malware on more than 50,000 computer networks around the world as part of its intelligence gathering program, according to documents leaked by former NSA contractor Edward
A bill introduced yesterday by the Conservative government to combat cyber bullying could also have the effect of making it easier for Canadian Internet service providers to permit authorities to conduct online surveillance