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News Electronics General
November 11, 2019  

OpenText Corp. to buy cloud-focused Carbonite Inc. for US$1.42B

Acquisition will be the ninth cloud-focused acquisition for Waterloo, Ont.-based OpenText.

News General
October 15, 2019  

TransUnion breach shows rising threat of third party cyberattacks

Credit monitoring agency confirmed that the personal data of 37,000 Canadians was compromised.

News Electronics General
July 23, 2019  

Equifax to pay up to US$700M in data breach settlement

The breach was one of the largest ever to threaten private information.

News Electronics General
July 16, 2019  

Identifiers need revamp for digital age, Desjardins CEO tells MPs

The breach, revealed in June, saw the leak of names, addresses, birthdates, social-insurance numbers and other private information from roughly 2.7 million people and 173,000 businesses.

News Electronics General
July 9, 2019  

Privacy watchdogs launch investigation over Desjardins privacy breach

Accessed data includes social insurance numbers, names and addresses of 2.7 million individual members and 173,000 business members.

News Electronics General
June 26, 2019  

US jury rules against Huawei in trade secrets case [UPDATED]

Ruled that Huawei stole technology from a Silicon Valley startup

News General
June 20, 2019  

Facebook plans its own currency for 2 billion plus users

Digital currency, called Libra, scheduled to launch in the next six to 12 months.

News Electronics Government General
May 28, 2019  

Some tech giants sign onto Canada’s declaration on electoral integrity

Facebook, Google and Microsoft agreed to combat disinformation and promote transparency.

News Electronics Government General
May 23, 2019  

Bains promises privacy law reviews as digital charter released

Innovation Minister committed to a review of the federal privacy law for private-sector organizations.

News Electronics Government General
May 21, 2019  

NATO researchers consult federal government on foreign election meddling

Canadians have to avoid knee-jerk reactions to avoid succumbing to malevolent foreign actors, says expert.

News Electronics General
May 2, 2019  

‘Privacy-focused’ Facebook puts the spotlight on groups

The social media giant is overhauling its flagship platform.

News Electronics General
March 14, 2019  

NATO weighing whether Huawei poses security threat [UPDATED]

Huawei denies accusations it might facilitate Chinese spying or is controlled by the ruling Communist Party.

News Electronics Government General
March 6, 2019  

China’s Huawei launches court challenge to US security law

Huawei, China’s first global tech brand, is at the centre of U.S.-Chinese tensions over technology competition and cyber-spying.

News Electronics General
March 6, 2019  

Zuckerberg promises a privacy friendly Facebook, sort of

The tech giant’s CEO said he isn’t currently worried about denting Facebook’s profits with the increased emphasis on privacy.

News Government Manufacturing General Operations
March 9, 2015  

Cyber security-related budgets on the rise: KPMG

Attacks continue to pose a mounting risk to Canadian business of all size, consultancy says.