RCMP turned its back on Shared Services Canada: News report

Ten days ago Public Services minister Judy Foote praised the work of Shared Services Canada, the branch of her department...

March 16th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Canada’s national cyber threat centre looking to expand

Everyone looks forward to April 1 as a sign that spring will really be here. Gwen Beauchemin, director of the...

March 16th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Canadian spy agency watchdog can’t estimate how much metadata was wrongly shared

The release of telecommunications metadata by Canada's electronic spy agencies to four of it's allies wasn't an accident but was...

February 23rd, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Canadian privacy expert critical of spy agencies’ handling of metadata

Privacy expert Ann Cavoukian has criticized the federal government for not better protecting the telecommunications metadata two Canadian intelligence agencies...

February 1st, 2016 Howard Solomon

Canadian navy stung again by insider, but this time data wasn’t stolen

Does your organization's staff ignore policy on handling sensitive data? Don't worry: So do those who work for the Royal...

January 6th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Shaw may finally get a cellular network if Wind deal is approved

It took four years but Shaw Communications finally realized it had to be able to offer cellular service to keep...

December 16th, 2015 Howard Solomon

New Trudeau government will deal with privacy regulations, wireless

When Justin Trudeau is sworn into office as the country's newest Prime Minister shortly, he'll have a lot on his...

October 20th, 2015 Howard Solomon

An open letter to Canada’s next Prime Minister

Many topics have been discussed and debated during the campaigns. Among them is the topic of infrastructure. Now this is...

October 18th, 2015 Hugh Chatfield


Canadian leaders need to be visible in the fight to improve cyber security

Is a lack of leadership the reason why Canada isn't at the forefront in the fight to make organizations more...

October 5th, 2015 Howard Solomon