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SecTor 2017 photos and recap

Canada’s cybersecurity strategy, the relationship between financial crime and cyber crime, cyber analytics and the prevalence of IoT were just some of the topics covered at SecTor 2017 from November 13-15.

Canada faces Russia linked cyberthreats at home and abroad, NATO chief says

NATO secretary general Jens Stoltenberg said Canadian troops in Latvia are being smeared by Russia-backed online propaganda, and it may not be long before Canada sees similar tactics being waged within its borders.

Tap young talent on looming security issues, Google executive urges

Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google's parent company, Alphabet Inc., was in Nova Scotia on Saturday, speaking to the Halifax International Security Forum. He said some fresh sets of eyes would be helpful and “a new set of brains and talent” is needed.
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BlackBerry Security Summit: security with usability

BlackBerry summit examines software’s role in security and takes a closer look at insider threat issues and balancing security concerns with operational efficiency. » Read full article
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Enhancing video analytics

For those working with video analytics and video monitoring systems, chances are you’ve encountered a client who looks at footage of a security incident and says, “Let’s enhance that.” But, as Stephen Donohoe will tell you, it just doesn’t happen that quickly. » Read More

G4S appoints Eli Vetcherebine to business development manager, national sales

In this new position, he will lead the overall implementation of sales initiatives to increase business opportunities and generate revenue from national and regional customers. » Read full article

Discover survey: identity theft concerns won’t slow holiday shopping

An independent survey commissioned by Discover found that while 62 per cent of consumers are very or moderately concerned about identity theft or fraud, 73 per cent say concerns over recent data breaches won’t affect their holiday shopping. » Read full article

Southwest pilot with loaded gun arrested before boarding

The 51-year-old pilot was arrested on suspicion of unlawful use of a weapon. Officials at St. Louis Lambert International Airport said charges were pending through St. Louis County. » Read full article
Focus ON Healthcare Security

Focus On Health Care Security

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: Dec. 6, 2017
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Fraud and anti-counterfeiting conference

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: Dec. 6-8, 2017
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Security Career Expo

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: March 7, 2018
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