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One-third of Canadian firms surveyed will move data out of U.S.

One-third of Canadian firms surveyed will move data out of U.S.

Canadian and British businesses are less likely to store their data in the U.S. as a result of the recent...

January 8th, 2014 Howard Solomon

October 2013 in review: Another loss of unencrypted data by a Canadian organization

The loss of unencrypted data from a municipality, thumbs down for the sale of a division of Manitoba Telecom, and...

January 2nd, 2014 Howard Solomon
Snowden support signs

June 2013 in review: Edward Snowden starts revealing NSA secrets

Time Magazine debated making Edward Snowden its Man of the Year. Too bad it didn’t. Snowden, the former contract security...

December 30th, 2013 Howard Solomon

May 2013 in review: Privacy czar urges update to PIPEDA

As I wrote in my overview of the year, security and the state of the Canadian wireless industry were among...

December 30th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Security expert snubs RSA conference over NSA payment allegations

Late last week Reuters reported that security vendor RSA, which encryption solutions, was paid US$10 million by the U.S. National...

December 24th, 2013 Howard Solomon

DDOS attack on domain registrar impacts ITWC sites

We would like to apologize for any difficulties you might have experienced yesterday when trying to access our Web sites....

December 18th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Ontario ISP obtains SOC 2 certification

Canadian managed service provider Pathway Communications has recently completed the requirements for Service Organizational Control (SOC) 2 compliance. SOC 2...

December 17th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Canadian privacy laws filled with loopholes: Expert

Amanda Box and her boyfriend were looking forward to a relaxing weekend in his home in Colorado, instead they ended...

December 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Facebook, Google others call for government snooping reforms

Eight United States-based technology companies are asking government around the world to alter their surveillance laws and practices. They understand...

December 9th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Canadian anti-spam law finally to take effect July 1, 2014

Canada’s long-promised anti-spam law will start taking effect on July 1, forcing organizations to make sure they have the consent...

December 4th, 2013 Howard Solomon