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February 24, 2019

LCBO adding security guards at select locations to combat liquor thefts

The LCBO statement said the Crown corporation will implement “industry-leading’” technology at some of its stores to prevent thefts, although it has not provided further details on what that technology is.

Israeli cyberexpert detects China hack in Ottawa, warns against using Huawei 5G

A Chinese telecommunication company secretly diverted Canadian internet traffic to China, particularly from Rogers subscribers in the Ottawa area, says an Israeli cybersecurity specialist.

Hackers targeting Canadian banks, mining companies, expert tells MPs

Foreign hackers have targeted Canadian banks, mining companies and government institutions in recent years to steal valuable secrets and spread malware, a leading cybersecurity analyst warns.
Featured News 

Laptop likely holds key to missing $180 million in cryptocurrency: experts

In an office in Toronto, there's a laptop that could contain the keys to unlock $180 million in digital assets — virtual money possibly lost after the recent death of the whiz kid who founded one of Canada's largest cryptocurrency exchanges. » Read full article

TSA officer jumps to his death at Orlando airport

An officer from the Transportation Security Administration jumped to his death from a balcony inside Florida's busiest airport, creating panic that brought some security checkpoints to a halt for hours, grounded flights and caused serious delays. » Read full article

Nova Scotia to impose restrictions on possession of body armour

Justice Minister Mark Furey said criminals have been known to use body armour, and the new regulations will help protect law enforcement officers and other Nova Scotians. » Read full article

'Not ready for prime time': Montreal rejects body cameras for police officers

As police forces across Canada weigh the merits of equipping officers with body cameras, the country's second largest city has ruled them out as costly and ineffective. » Read full article

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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