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January 29, 2019
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RCMP charge Kingston youth with trying to get someone to plant a bomb

Youth charged with knowingly facilitating a terrorist activity and with counselling someone to use an explosive or other lethal device to cause death or serious bodily injury.

Woman rescued after 3 days in New York City elevator

A woman stuck for three days and nights in the private elevator of a Manhattan townhouse owned by a billionaire investment banker was rescued, police said.

Report finds social engineering cyberattacks and credential compromise jumped in 2018

Proofpoint Inc., a cybersecurity and compliance company, has released its fifth annual “State of the Phish Report.”
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International Data Privacy Day

January 28 is Data Privacy Day — a day to raise awareness of data security matters and promote privacy best practices. Here are some of the privacy and data security stories from the past year posted by Canadian Security. » Read full article

Crisis Group says it trusts Ottawa to help free detainees after McCallum firing

A spokesman for the International Crisis Group, where Canadian diplomat Michael Kovrig was working on a leave of absence, said it has confidence in the way in which the government is trying to win his release. » Read full article

Court: Illinois mom can sue Six Flags for fingerprinting son

Stacy Rosenbach sued the amusement park north of Chicago in 2016, about two years after her son was electronically fingerprinted while buying a season pass. He was 14 at the time. » Read full article

U.S. charges Chinese tech giant Huawei, top executive

Prosecutors are seeking to extradite the company's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, and allege she committed fraud by misleading banks about Huawei's business dealings in Iran. » Read full article
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Security Career Expo

4th Annual Mission 500 Hockey Classic

Location: Canlan Sports York, Toronto, Ont.
Date: February 21, 2019
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Security Career Expo

Location: International Centre, Mississauga, Ont.
Date: March 7, 2019
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ISC West

Location: Las Vegas, Nev.
Date: April 10-12, 2019
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ASIS Toronto Best Practices Seminar

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: April 17, 2019
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Security Canada East

Location: Laval, Que.
Date: April 24, 2019
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Security Canada Ottawa

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Date: May 8, 2019
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