Security report urges Obama to scrap voluntary cyberspace regulations

Security report urges Obama to scrap voluntary cyberspace regulations

A congressionally sponsored study conducted by the Center for Strategic and International Studies, made public on Monday, recommends everything from...

December 8th, 2008 Ephraim Schwartz

Is Obama’s BlackBerry a security threat?

Is Obama’s BlackBerry a security threat?

In the past week I've read a lot of stories about President-Elect Barack Obama possibly having to relinquish his BlackBerry...

November 24th, 2008 Bill Brenner and Jeremy Kirk

Eavesdropper

Eavesdropper

The U.S. government agency responsible for IT security suffered a Web site outage caused by a domain name system glitch,...

May 15th, 2008 Robert McMillan and Greg Meckbach

Kafka in Canada: RCMP’s secret files fuel controversy

Kafka in Canada: RCMP’s secret files fuel controversy

Privacy organizations are calling for intensified scrutiny and oversight of the RCMP's information management practices, which have failed to comply...

April 11th, 2008 Rosie Lombardi

Security concerns prompt French BlackBerry ban

Security concerns prompt French BlackBerry ban

French government members and their advisors have been told not to use BlackBerry smartphones, for national security reasons. The ban...

June 19th, 2007 Peter Sayer

Lost Packets

Lost Packets

New Zealand organizations will find their online defenses tested for the first time in a huge international cyber-security exercise being...

March 15th, 2007 Network World Canada Staff

Sidebar: Michael Power’s presentation

Sidebar: Michael Power’s presentation

Michael Power, partner and chief privacy officer, Ottawa-based Gowling, Lafleur Henderson LLP, provides strategic and legal advice to public and...

July 21st, 2005 No Author

Security on her mind: Interview with Julie Spallin, manager CCIRC

Security on her mind: Interview with Julie Spallin, manager CCIRC

Julie Spallin has security on her mind. As manager of the recently launched Canadian Cyber Incident Response Centre or CCIRC,...

February 3rd, 2005 Patricia Pickett

Lenovo’s IBM deal to face US review

Lenovo’s IBM deal to face US review

The U.S. government will conduct an extended review of Lenovo Group Ltd.'s planned acquisition of IBM Corp.'s PC business to...

January 27th, 2005 Sumner Lemon