Public Sector Archives - Page 2

Goodbye PIPEDA? Canada’s privacy commissioner to gain power to recommend stiff fines under proposed legislation

This morning, the Canadian government announced that the federal privacy commissioner will gain the ability to recommend companies be fined...

November 17th, 2020 Howard Solomon

SOTI launches SOTI Aerospace in collaboration with Ryerson University

Business mobility and IoT firm SOTI today announced a $20 million investment in Canada’s technology ecosystem to fund its new...

November 16th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

New privacy law may enhance powers of Canada’s privacy commissioner

Privacy experts across the country will be focusing their attention on Parliament this morning when the federal government introduces long-promised...

November 16th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Saint John, N.B. shuts IT systems after ‘significant cyber attack’

The City of Saint John, N. B., was forced to shut its IT systems Sunday after suffering what it called...

November 16th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Look who’s speaking at Technicity GTA

The key to understanding any situation is to speak with people who are in the thick of doing the work....

November 12th, 2020 Steve Proctor

Canadian CEO surprised how little federal government buys from Canadian cybersecurity sector

Christyn Cianfarani, CEO of the Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries, says she's surprised how little Ottawa buys from...

November 9th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Coffee Briefing, November 6, 2020 – Ontario budget highlights, telco news from IBM, free tools for MSPs

Coffee Briefings deliver our entire audience -  the IT administrators and channel partners as well as the C-Suite - the...

November 6th, 2020 Alex Coop

Experts call on countries to unite against cyber interference in elections

In 2003 the United States and other countries created an alliance of nations dubbed the "coalition of the willing" to...

November 3rd, 2020 Howard Solomon

COVID Alert gets increased precision as second wave looms

Canada’s COVID Alert app has been updated to base its notifications on a more precise timeline. Announced by Health Canada...

November 3rd, 2020 Tom Li
graphic of data lock

Ontario advisory cyber panel to urge public sector bodies to focus on risk-based strategies

Ontario's new advisory panel on improving cybersecurity maturity of municipalities, school boards, hospitals and other provincially-funded agencies has agreed as...

October 30th, 2020 Howard Solomon