Ten tips from Canada’s privacy commissioner to prevent employee data snooping

Six years ago a bank employee was caught going through the financial records of another staff member who was in...

April 1st, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Email addresses of BC bureaucrats are private, official rules in metadata case

Access to government information and privacy are rights that often clash, with federal, provincial and municipal governments refusing to release...

November 26th, 2015 Howard Solomon

SharePoint requires another layer of security in the age of cloud computing

SharePoint isn’t going anywhere in the age of cloud-based collaboration and content management, and there continues to be a market...

November 3rd, 2015 Gary Hilson


Why boards should be paying close attention to cyber security

It wasn’t too long ago that cyber security wasn’t even on the radar of most senior executives and boards of...

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Mobile Security

Creating people-centric security

By Paul Proctor and Tom Scholtz Gartner, Inc. As bring your own device (BYOD) becomes the norm in many organizations,...

June 10th, 2015 Gartner

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Canadian ISPs could be breaching privacy laws: Report

Local Internet service providers (ISPs) could be handing over our personal data to government authorities or other third parties without...

March 13th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Data sovereignty in the cloud: A chief privacy officer perspective

One of the most talked about issues today is that of data privacy.  And, in the digital world, the privacy...

February 5th, 2014 Brian Clendenin

Security breach legislation suffers another setback

Security breach legislation suffers another setback

It’s been nearly two years since the government introduced Bill C-12, its proposed legislation featuring security breach disclosure notification and...

May 29th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

Why Washington’s lead on open data is worth following

Why Washington’s lead on open data is worth following

The open data movement is gaining acceleration in a number of governments around the world, including Washington where President Barack...

May 23rd, 2013 Howard Solomon