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August 14, 2019

Privacy Risks of DNA Kits

August 13, 2019

GO Transit users need not fear privacy breach, expert says

GO Transit riders who might worry about their personal information being sold to third parties because of a partnership deal between Metrolinx and businesses can set […]
August 3, 2019

Social insurance numbers are stolen by the millions — but Ottawa replaces just dozens per year

New SINs ‘will not protect individuals from fraud,’ said government official https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/stolen-social-insurance-numbers-fraud-1.5232037
August 3, 2019

680 News Business Report Mike Eppel

August 1, 2019

How To Protect Your Privacy In The Wake Of The Capital One Data Breach

Companies aren’t taking security seriously, a privacy expert warns. https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/entry/capital-one-data-breach-canadians_ca_5d419693e4b0db8affb16d86?g1
August 1, 2019

Halton police rolling out side cameras on cruisers to catch distracted drivers, privacy experts not impressed

Dr. Ann Cavoukian, Executive Director of the Global Privacy and Security by Design Centre, former Privacy Commissioner of Ontario https://omny.fm/shows/am640-the-morning-show/halton-police-rolling-out-side-cameras-on-cruisers#sharing
August 1, 2019

Capital One target of massive data breach; 6 million Canadians affected

A hacker gained access to personal information from more than 100 million Capitol One credit applications, including six million Canadians, the bank said Monday as federal […]
August 1, 2019

How to keep your personal data safe from hackers

The Capital One data breach that impacted roughly 6-million Canadians and 100-million people in the U.S. goes well beyond credit card fraud. Abigail Bimman reports on […]
August 1, 2019

Companies should hire hackers to test firewall strength: Former privacy commissioner

Ann Cavoukian, former Ontario privacy commissioner, joins BNN Bloomberg to weigh in on the Capital One data breach.