Privacy Commissioner probes cloud computing

Privacy Commissioner probes cloud computing

The privacy commissioner of Canada’s largest province has raised concerns about the use of third-parties to host data on the...

May 28th, 2008 Shane Schick

Inside the latest issue of CGR

Inside the latest issue of CGR

Beat WatchSecurity expert lauds Newfoundland's response to data breachThe province of Newfoundland couldn't have handled a recent data breach any...

March 11th, 2008 CIO Government Review staff

Online scams cost Aussies over $600 million

Online scams cost Aussies over $600 million

SYDNEY - A consumer alert program called Fraud Fortnight started last week here amid initial findings that Australians have dished...

February 27th, 2008 Andrew Hendry

Browser attacks on the rise: IBM 2007 X-Force Security report

Browser attacks on the rise: IBM 2007 X-Force Security report

Web browser attacks are becoming increasingly popular and sophisticated as cybercriminals seek to control consumers’ systems, according to a recent...

February 13th, 2008 Kathleen Lau

Ottawa urged to draft data breach notification law

Ottawa urged to draft data breach notification law

In order to encourage major corporations to put greater emphasis on data security, an Ottawa-based public policy organization is calling...

January 17th, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

Governments look closely on upcoming B.C. virtual ID card pilot

Governments look closely on upcoming B.C. virtual ID card pilot

In 2008, British Columbia will be launching one of the first pilots of virtual identity cards in North America, and...

November 30th, 2007 Rosie Lombardi

Enhanced drivers licence approval for US Canada border sparks privacy caution

Enhanced drivers licence approval for US Canada border sparks privacy caution

Recent news from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) about allowing enhanced driver's licences to be used as alternative...

November 19th, 2007 Mari-Len De Guzman

TJX isn’t sweating the heat from Jennifer Stoddart

TJX isn’t sweating the heat from Jennifer Stoddart

For an investigation that spanned several months and involved provincial support, the report on the TJX investigation from the Privacy...

October 21st, 2007 ComputerWorld Canada staff

Federal privacy chief urges law revamp

Federal privacy chief urges law revamp

Not only do Canadians have increasing concerns about how their personal information is being protected, they feel it's less secure...

October 18th, 2007 Lisa Williams