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April 28, 2019

'No answers': Canadians react to Sri Lanka bombings that killed hundreds

A spokesman for an organization representing Sri Lankan-Canadians says he has “no answers” in the wake of co-ordinated bomb attacks in his homeland that killed at least 207 people and injured 450 more.

Canadian privacy watchdogs taking Facebook to court over privacy failures

Canada’s privacy czar is taking Facebook to court after finding the social-media giant’s lax practices allowed personal information to be used for political purposes.

Coming to store shelves: cameras that guess your age and sex

Companies are pitching retailers to bring the technology into their physical stores as a way to better compete with online rivals like Amazon.
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Souped-up security

Souped-up security: The latest solutions designed to enhance print security

Security printers have to segregate part of their facility and storage area to be totally secure from break-ins and only admit people working on security products inside. “All sorts of security checks are required," says printing consultant. » Read full article

Columbine honours 13 lost with community service, ceremony

Community members in suburban Denver marked the 20th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting Saturday with a remembrance ceremony that celebrated the school’s survival. » Read full article

Canada looks to United States for help on solving no-fly list headaches

Canadian security officials have turned to their U.S. counterparts for advice on revamping Ottawa’s troublesome no-fly list that has ensnared young children trying to check in at the airport. » Read full article

Goodale says report on terror threats ‘maligned’ certain communities

The 2018 Public Report on the Terrorism Threat to Canada released in December drew ire from Canada’s Sikh community for talking about Sikh extremism for the first time as one of the top five extremist threats in Canada. » Read full article

Security Canada Ottawa

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Date: May 8, 2019
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IAHSS 51st annual conference and exhibition

Location: Orlando, Fla.
Date: May 19-23, 2019
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Western Canada Information Security Conference (WCISC)

Location: Winnipeg, Man.
Date: May 27-28, 2019
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