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Ottawa defends spy agency, says collection of Canadians’ data ‘incidental’ @ CBC News

January 24, 2014


The future when it comes to the tech sector is #cybersecurity ….I keep saying the digital game will change and now that we know our information and data is being tracked, we don’t have digital endpoint rights when it comes to our privacy either and we all utilize technology devices, join multiple Internet platforms, utilize […]

Privacy & Cyber Security is a concern globally

December 1, 2013


I agree privacy and security isn’t about just fighting cybercrime only in the 21st century, the issue now is about our end point rights and who views our data and it is being used for monetary cost without considering the human cost. According to Michael Geist, Canada’s research chair on the Internet and e-commerce law […]

Adobe compromised and so were the users?

October 4, 2013


Adobe Systems, which makes softwares like Photoshop and Acrobat, today said credit card information of 2.9 million customers have been stolen from its website in a cyber attack. In a blogpost, Adobe said its security team discovered sophisticated attacks on its network, involving the illegal access to customer information as well as source code for […]

#Brazil President as she condemns #NSA spying at the #United Nations

September 29, 2013


Good for #Brazil President as she condemns #NSA spying at the #United Nations Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff decided to condemn the US spying program on her country in a speech before the United Nations. The NSA spying program on Brazil, revealed in a story for Brazilian news outlet El Globo by Glenn Greenwald, already caused […]

Technology companies need to make extra efforts to protect “innocent digital users”

July 22, 2013


How the NSA threatens America’s universities Paul Woodward War in Context USA July 17, 2013 The sooner that flaws in computer code can be found, the sooner they can be fixed — these are the fixes required to reduce the vulnerability that all networks face from cyberattacks. The problem is that government agencies such as […]

Global Centre for Pluralism

May 21, 2013


  Former Secretary-General of the United Nations and Nobel Peace Prize winner Kofi Annan to speak in Ottawa on Thursday, May 23, 2013 to Deliver Global Centre for Pluralism’s Annual Lecture .    OTTAWA, May 16, 2013 /CNW/ – Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations and Nobel Peace Prize winner will deliver the […]

#mymulticast April 22 2013 #CISPA protest via @ Geek Republic

April 22, 2013


How to join today’s April 22 CISPA protest  #CISPA Blackout The proposed Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) heads to the Senate this week for a vote. Today April 22, has been declared a day of protest. As of this writing, around 400 websites have gone dark for the “CISPA Blackout.” #StopCISPA is trending at #7 on Twitter. […]