Government & Public Sector

Inadaquate ID authentication blamed for 2020 data thefts at Canada Revenue, ESDC

Data of 48,000 Canadians stolen, says federal privacy commissioner -- and attackers were also able to fraudulently get COVID-19 and unemployment insuranc

Serious IT incidents in Canadian financial sector almost tripled in 2023

MPs told there were 28 reportable Priority 1 IT incidents in 2023, up from 10 the y

Government departments ignored management practices, failed to oversee ArriveCan app: Auditor General

Disregard by bureaucrats of policies and controls combined with the lack of information to support ArriveCAN spending means questions remain

Government departments ignored management practices, failed to oversee ArriveCan app: Auditor General

Disregard by bureaucrats of policies and controls combined with the lack of information to support ArriveCAN spending means questions remain

Canada falling behind G7 peers in cybersecurity oversight, warns BlackBerry

Company official urges MPs to pass proposed cybersecurity law for critical infrastructure providers

Defence department upbraided for not doing PIAs on data extraction tools

Senior Canadian Defence Department IT officials have been rebuked by an MP for not doing a privacy impact assessment on software that can extract personal data from military members’ government-issued computing devices. Parliament’s privacy and ethics committee has been looking into a news report that 13 federal departments — including defence — have access to

Critical infrastructure cyber law needed ‘more than ever,’ Parliament told

For the third meeting debate on a Conservative motion to have the national security committee hear witnesses on another topic displaced time set aside to hear witnesses on proposed cybersecurity l

Pass Canadian AI law as soon as possible, expert tells Parliament

'I think this law is moving in right direction,' Yoshua Bengio tells Commons committee

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