Items Tagged with 'Canadian security'


Canadian Mid-Employment Background Checks Legal

August 8, 2013

Requiring background checks on mid-employment workers is legal, but that doesn't mean it's uncomplicated. 

Read More

Canadian Enterprises Report Capability, Yet Little Planning, to Battle Insider Threats

Only 14 percent of organizations have a specific definition for insider threats, yet two-thirds claim to be able to handle the risk.
May 22, 2013

Only 17 percent of Canadian organizations have a specific definition of insider threats, and 19 percent have employee training on recognizing and preventing it.

Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Terrorist Plot Thwarted in Canada

April 22, 2013

Two men have been arrested in connection to an al-Qaida supported plot to derail Canadian passenger trains. 

Read More

Rigid IT Restrictions Lead to False Sense of Security

March 7, 2013

The "Office of No" actually makes enterprises less secure, new research shows. Adopting new technology responsibly and ensuring employee awareness of security risks forms a stronger base for cyber security.

Read More

Professor Offers $100 Reward for Finding Privacy-Compliant Camera

January 29, 2013

Business-owned cameras in Canada must meet several privacy requirements, including posted signs indicating that the camera is filming, along with why and who to contact about the video. 

Read More

Canada, U.S. Compare Views on Maritime Terrorism Threats

November 15, 2012

The threat of terrorists transporting improvised explosives on North America's major waterways has Canadians concerned, but an American report finds the risk "limited."

Read More
Cyber Security -- Critical Infrastructure

Canada Falling Behind on Critical Infrastructure Cyber Security

October 23, 2012

Although Canada has spent 15 years and nearly $1 billion on cyber security efforts, officials are unsure if the country's efforts are enough to stop a modern, robust cyber attack. 

Read More
Security News -- Canada

Canadian Safety and Security Program Established

June 19, 2012

The program will focus on disaster preparation, counter-terrorism and crime.

Read More

NCSPF Presents National and Corporate Security Panel Discussion

April 11, 2012

The National Capital Security Partners' Forum (NCSPF) provides quality speakers and educational programming to a wider audience of security professionals and their collaborative partners in the intelligence and defense.

Read More



Image Galleries

ASIS 2013 Product Preview

ASIS International 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits, September 24-27 in Chicago, Illinois, will include an exhibit hall packed with innovative security solutions. Here are some of the products that will be shown at ASIS this year.


Virtualization and Data Center Security: What You Need to Know for 2014

Data centers are increasingly becoming the center of the enterprise, and data center and cyber security is following the same path for security departments. According to Justin Flynn, a consultant at the Burwood Group, the virtualization of data centers allows enterprises to scale more easily and faster, with a smaller footprint.

However, hosting enterprise data in the cloud can make intrusion detection more difficult – how can enterprise security leaders team up with other departments to keep aware of cyber risks and traffic, and physical and data compliance during the virtual transition? How can CISOs and CSOs discuss cyber threats with the C-Suite to get the resources they need? And how can the proper infrastructure test and verify possible malicious attacks? 

More Podcasts


Security Magazine

April 2014

2014 April

In the April issue of Security magazine, read about integration partnerships and their growing success. The Boston Marathon bombing has changed the way integrators look at security for sporting events, see where they are one year after the tragic incident. Read about the 2014 RSA conference and this year's theme of "Threat Intelligence. Also, read about the latest products and news in the security industry.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Background Checks

Who conducts background checks on new employees and contractors in your enterprise?
View Results Poll Archive


CompTIA Security+ Certification Study Guide
CompTIA's Security+ certification is a globally-recognized, vendor neutral exam that has helped over 60,000 IT professionals reach further and higher in their careers. The current Security+ exam (SY0-201) focuses more on being able to deal with security issues rather than just identifying them.
More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Vertical Sector Focus: Critical Infrastructures

criticalhomepagethumbFrom terrorism to vandalism, it’s preparedness, response, training and partnerships. Learn about some of the critical security issues facing this sector.

Visit the Critical Infrastructure page to


Facebook 40px 2-12-13 Twitter logo 40px 2-12-13  YouTube  LinkedIn logo 40px 2-12-13