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April 30, 2019

Day of mourning

Every year, the Day of Mourning is observed on April 28 to pay tribute to those who have died or been injured at work.

Canadian privacy watchdogs taking Facebook to court over privacy failures

A long-awaited joint report from privacy commissioner Daniel Therrien and his British Columbia counterpart, Michael McEvoy, uncovered major shortcomings in Facebook’s procedures.

Jewish community will ‘stand tall’ after synagogue shooting

Eight-year-old Noya Dahan had finished praying and gone to play with other children at her Southern California synagogue when gunshots rang out.
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Featured News 
Targeted real-time ads

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

The intent is to use the information to show you targeted real-time ads on in-store video screens. » Read full article

Ontario to review OPP workplace culture after recent suicides

The government will create an independent review panel that will issue a final report by early fall. » Read full article

Flood victims say more homes would be lost if not for volunteers, military

The City of Ottawa said thousands of people had registered to fill sandbags, set up walls to slow the water from reaching properties and deliver food to overwhelmed flood victims. » Read full article

Four Ontario school boards select Fortinet’s FortiGate Secure SD-WAN solution

District School Board Niagara, London District Catholic School Board, Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board and Upper Grand District School Board are deploying the solution. » 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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