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Privacy commissioner investigating possible Stingray use by RCMP

The federal agency is looking into the Mounties’ refusal to disclose whether it uses a controversial mass-surveillance device to spy on Canadians >> Read full article

Drone collision with jet raises questions for aviation industry

A collision between a British Airways passenger jet and a drone over London caused no damage but has focused attention on the growing number of unregulated drones in the sky >> Read full article

Microsoft lawsuit is the latest clash over digital privacy

Microsoft opened a new front in the battle over digital privacy, suing the U.S. Justice Department over its use of court orders requiring the company to turn over customer files stored in its computer centres >> Read full article

 Featured News 
Corporate networks more of a target: Trustwave report

Corporate networks more of a target: Trustwave report

The latest Trustwave Global Security Report details methods cyber crime organizations use to maximize profits from malicious attacks. The company says there has been a marked increase in cyber criminals using the types of behavior we would normally associate with legitimate businesses. Other highlights from the report are: 35 per cent of data breach investigations conducted by Trustwave occurred in North America, compromises affecting corporate and internal networks increased to 40 per cent in 2015, and 85 per cent of compromised e-commerce systems used the Magento open-source platform. >> Learn More…


Woman hops fence at Toronto zoo tiger exhibit

Toronto Zoo officials are investigating after a video surfaced that shows a woman jumping over the first of two fences that separate spectators from Sumatran tigers >> Read full article

British Columbia couple claims entrapment in terrorism arrest

B.C. couple found guilty of terrorism allege they were manipulated by police into plotting to blow up the provincial legislature >> Read full article

Artificial intelligence platform with human input predicts cyber attacks

AI2 “automated analyst” can detect 85 per cent of attacks, which is roughly three times better than previous benchmarks, while also reducing the number of false positives >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

Canadian Technical Security Conference

Location: Cornwall, ON
Date: April 26-28, 2016 >> More Info

Security Canada Alberta

Location: River Cree Resort & Casino, Edmonton, Alberta
Date: May 11, 2016 >> More Info

Tracking Terrorism Symposium: Countering the Threat of Violent Extremism

Location: Oshawa, Ont.
Date: May 17, 2016 >> More Info

Port Secure

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: May 18, 2016 >> More Info

Security Canada Ottawa

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Date: June 1, 2016 >> More Info

The World Conference on Disaster Management (WCDM)

Location: Mississauga, Ont.
Date: June 7, 2016 >> More Info