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Trial puts movie theatre security under scrutiny

Movie theatres across the U.S. could be forced to adopt costly security measures if a jury finds a Colorado theatre at fault in the 2012 shooting rampage that left 12 people dead >> Read full article

Canada’s no-fly working group takes flight

The working group to help sort out errors of identity on no-fly lists, promised by Prime Minister Trudeau in March, has been established >> Read full article

IBM to teach Watson computer to fight cyber crime

Students at three Canadian universities are going to help IBM train its question-answering computer platform, named Watson, to examine threats of cyber crime >> Read full article

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Get your head in the Cloud

Get your head in the Cloud

Cloud computing may be too new to know yet how secure it is compared with traditional systems. A few recent, well publicized attacks have highlighted the risks of Cloud storage. For multinational organizations, going Cloud-based offers significant advantages, but information security officers have many risks to consider, including data breaches and issues raised by trans-border data flow >> Learn More…


U.N.’s Internet dilemma: Terrorist ideas vs. free speech

A Microsoft executive told the U.N. Security Council that “there is no silver bullet that will stop terrorist use of the Internet” >> Read full article

Treat the worst first

Security professionals need to adapt to ever-changing risks, so Tim McCreight suggests a triage process to assess risks to your organization >> Read full article

NFL seeking new security chief

Are you a security executive at the top of your game? The National Football League is looking online for candidates to fill its top security position >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

Use of Force in the Security Industry - Commissionaires Seminar

Location: Lexxon Training Centre, Surrey, B.C.
Date: May 27, 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

Security Canada West

Location: River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond, B.C.
Date: June 15, 2016 >> More Info

IAHSS Ontario Chapter Golf Challenge

Location: Summit Golf & Country Club, Richmond Hill, Ont.
Date: June 18, 2016 >> More Info

ASIS Canada Night 2016

Location: Lafayette's Restaurant & Bar, Orlando, Fla.
Date: Sept. 11, 2016 >> More Info

ASIS International Seminar and Exhibits

Location: Orlando, Fla.
Date: Sept. 12-15, 2016 >> More Info