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City of Markham continues its digital strategy with Your Voice Markham

The City of Markham launched Your Voice Markham, an online engagement portal for citizens. The platform is a new avenue...

May 3rd, 2019 Buckley Smith

New study shows government assistance is necessary to close cyber security gap

More than one in five Canadian companies say it was impacted by a cyber-attack last year according to a Statistics...

April 23rd, 2019 Jim Love
Kowloon, Hong Kong

Cyberport: Inside Hong Kong’s unicorn factory

Pierre Mouette is a two-time entrepreneur that was born in Paris, met the co-founder of his current firm in Hong...

April 23rd, 2019 Brian Jackson
Hong Kong skyline (Kowloon)

Canadian software firms expand business in Asia through government trade efforts

HONG KONG - Two Canadian cyber security entrepreneurs say that the government's Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) was crucial in introducing...

April 17th, 2019 Brian Jackson

Canada, cyber and defence sectors ‘lack mutual trust,’ says industry report

The federal government isn't working closely enough with the cyber security sector in purchasing products or sharing threat information, says...

April 16th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Ottawa should impose cyber obligations on banks, says national security expert

Ottawa has to give Canadian banks more pointed direction to improve their ability to withstand cyber attacks, says the country's...

April 11th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Canada can court Big Tech while creating homegrown success stories

The Trudeau government appears to be downplaying the huge and growing market power of Big Tech while paying too little...

April 10th, 2019 David Crane

Canada ‘very likely’ will be hit by foreign cyber threats before October election: Federal report

Despite widespread publicity, finger-pointing and the laying of criminal indictments, some countries continue trying to interfere online with democratic processes...

April 8th, 2019 Howard Solomon
malware, cyber crime, data theft, network security

New RCMP cyber co-ordination unit won’t be fully operational until 2023

Just over a year ago the federal government announced it would beef up the RCMP's e-crime capabilities with the creation...

April 5th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Zuckerberg calls for guidance from governments on defining what social media should ban

When the Internet was created freedom of speech advocates hailed it as a network that would liberate communications and ideas...

April 1st, 2019 Howard Solomon