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Voter Data and the Impact of Privacy Legislation Gaps on Cybersecurity of Elections

In Canada, there are both legislative gaps and ambiguity around the privacy obligations of political parties with respect to voter data. Despite the highly sensitive nature of political preferences, political parties have been largely exempt from formal obligations to protect personal information. Privacy legislation requires that entities adhere to fair information principles, which require notice …

Différences de genre dans la perception des emplois en science informatique

Bien qu’elle soit en constante augmentation, la participation des femmes dans le champ des STIM (science, technologie, ingénierie et mathématiques) reste encore considérablement faible. Plusieurs études ont montré que les carrières professionnelles dans le champ des STIM représenteront une proportion importante de la main-d’œuvre future et pourtant, le nombre d’étudiants qui graduent dans ce champ …

ATLSECCON: Atlantic Opportunity

Its hard to keep growing professionally, particularly in a field as challenging as cybersecurity. It’s a dynamic and complex field with an ever-shifting landscape. Moreover, it’s a field that ironically requires both shared experience and non-disclosure agreements.  Security conferences fill this space, providing the chance to learn from leaders and network with peers. A commitment to …

2018 Toronto ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security !Call for Papers!

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One of the most important events for academics in computer security is coming to Canada in Fall.  This October 15 – 19, Toronto will play host to the 25th the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS). This year the conference will be Chaired by Canadian Researchers David Lie from the …

SERENE-RISC Fall 2017 Workshop | L’atelier SERENE-RISC de l’automne 2017

[ Le français suit ] SERENE-RISC Fall 2017 Workshop SERENE-RISC’s Workshops feature world-renowned experts and bring together Canadian and international cybersecurity policy-makers, practitioners and researchers from government, industry and academia. The Workshops enable evidence-based discussions on the nature of current and emerging threats, the challenges they pose to a diverse range of stakeholders, and what …

2017 GOSEC Conférence sur la cybersécurité (08/30 & 08/31)

13th annual GoSec Cyber Security Conference. GoSec brings together experts in the information technology security field from multiple sectors. This year SERENE-RISC will be presenting a tutorial ( Examining Cybercrime 3: SME Edition) to complement this well established and well attended annual event. Details at : https://www.serene-risc.ca/en/events/professional-development/examining-cybercrime-3-sme-edition Event Time: AUGUST 30TH AND 31ST, 2017 8:00 am until …