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YouTube shooter told family members she 'hated' the company

A woman who believed she was being suppressed by YouTube and told her family members she "hated" the company opened fire at YouTube's headquarters in California, wounding three people before taking her own life, police said.

Data of 620,000 Canadians improperly shared with consulting firm: Facebook

In a statement, the social-media giant estimated 622,161 Facebook users in Canada had their data improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica through apps used by themselves or their friends.

University of Waterloo launches AI Institute

Areas of research will include statistical learning, deep learning, game theory and data science. The institute will study AI's potential impact on health care, environmental protection, urban planning, manufacturing, and more.
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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. >> Learn more
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Q&A: Kevin Kempcke, director of security, MLSE

Canadian Security recently sat down with Kevin Kempcke, director of security for Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, to discuss his thoughts about the evolution of security in sporting faciltiies, new challenges and threats, and the importance of training staff to keep fans safe. » Read full article
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Security Summit Canada returns on June 6

Interested in capitalizing on the connected home? Want to know how to lower your company’s loss potential? Then join us on June 6 for a full day of seminars, networking and information at the annual Security Summit Canada. » Read full article

Teachers acquire a new skill: how to stop the bleeding

Although schools are adding security and even arming teachers to deter attacks, new emphasis is being given to saving the wounded while counting down the minutes until help arrives. » Read full article

Edmonton university recovers bulk of money lost in phishing attack

MacEwan University says in a release that legal proceedings to recover the stolen money have concluded and the institution has recouped $10.92 million. » Read full article

ADGA Group Consultants Inc. acquires Presidia Security Consulting

ADGA Group Consultants Inc. has acquired Presidia Security Consulting, the second acquisition in four weeks for the company headquartered in Ottawa. » 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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