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Boeing hit by WannaCry virus

According to reports, Boeing was hit by a cyberattack on March 28 identified as the WannaCry virus. The Seattle Times reports the virus has also hit three manufacturing companies in the last six months.

HBC says Saks Fifth Avenue stores affected by data breach

Hudson's Bay Co. says customer payment card information was involved in a "data security issue" at certain Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks OFF 5th and Lord & Taylor stores in North America.

NHLPA deploys Darktrace’s AI technology

Darktrace recently announced that the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) has deployed the Enterprise Immune System to protect the sensitive personal information of its 750 members across Canada and the U.S.
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Video: Security in sports venues

Kevin Kempcke, director of security for Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, talks about some of the precautions facilities like Toronto's Air Canada Centre are taking to help mitigate security concerns while still maintaining a positive fan experience. » Read full article
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Motorola Solutions completes acquisition of Avigilon

Through its wholly owned subsidiary, Motorola Solutions Canada Holdings Inc., Motorola Solutions acquired 44,617,813 Avigilon shares for cash consideration of CAD $27.00 per share. » Read full article
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Focus On Manufacturing Security

Protect your data and equipment from hackers

With so many business-critical devices and appliances installed on the corporate network, maintaining cybersecurity has become a full-time job. Learn from the experts at Focus On Manufacturing Security, Toronto, April 18. Speakers like Imran Ahmad, partner, Miller Thompson, LLP, will explain what it takes to prevent your company from becoming a cyber target and how to keep your people and data safe from harm. To learn more about Focus On Manufacturing Security and to register for the event, please visit Seating is limited, so act now.

Acadia University in Nova Scotia investigates sexual assault allegation

A male Acadia University student accused of sexually assaulting a female student has failed in his bid to stop the school's Equity Office from investigating the allegation. » Read full article

Security event cancelled over trainer's social media posts

A Pennsylvania school district has cancelled an active-shooter training event over concerns raised about "violent, homophobic and anti-Muslim" social media posts by the company conducting it. » Read full article

Dad says N.S. restorative justice helped heal after son's jail cell death

A series of restorative justice meetings between the father of a man who died in a holding cell and staff who oversaw the inmate's last hours is being praised for bringing reforms and moments of healing. » Read full article

ISC West

Location: Las Vegas, Nev.
Date: April 11 – 13, 2018
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IAHSS Annual Conference & Expo

Location: Chicago, Il.
Date: April 15 – 18, 2018
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Focus On Manufacturing Security

Location: International Centre, Mississauga, Ont.
Date: April 18, 2018
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25th Annual Toronto ASIS Chapter Best Practices

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: April 19, 2018
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Security Canada East

Location: Laval, Que.
Date: April 25, 2018
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