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Experts say let go of illusion hackers can be kept out

Ever since the Internet blossomed in the 1990s, cybersecurity was built on the idea that computers could be protected by a digital quarantine. Now, as hackers routinely overwhelm such defences, experts say cybersecurity is beyond due for an overhaul >> Read full article

No sign Danish gunman was planning attacks, despite alert from prison

Denmark's domestic intelligence service acknowledged Tuesday that prison officials alerted the agency last year to the suspected gunman in last weekend's shooting attacks that killed two people and wounded five in Copenhagen >> Read full article

MacKay says Halifax plot would have been "devastating," but no terror link

Arrests by police that foiled an alleged plot to attack a public place in Halifax have averted a tragedy, Justice Minister Peter MacKay said Saturday >> Read full article

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Frost & Sullivan offers Security Predictions for 2015

Bosses testing employee's security savvy

Are you a hack waiting to happen? Your boss wants to find out. High-profile hacks have companies on the defence, trying to prevent becoming the next Sony Pictures or Anthem. And data shows phishing emails are more and more common as entry points for hackers — unwittingly clicking on a link in a scam email could unleash malware into a network or provide other access to cyberthieves
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Passengers flee onto tarmac after someone falsely warns of gunman at Los Angeles airport

About 20 passengers fled through emergency doors and onto the tarmac at a Los Angeles International Airport terminal Monday after someone incorrectly said an armed man was on the loose, authorities said >> Read full article

Global gang stole bank funds from 100 institutions

The hacker gang that looted as much as $1 billion worldwide from banks was unusual: It stole directly from the banks, instead of ripping off their customers >> Read full article

U.S. proposes rules for commercial drones

Drone on, the U.S. government says. Just not through the night sky. Or close to an airport. Or out of the operator's sight. And probably not winging its way with a pizza or package, any time soon >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

Focus On School (K-12) Security

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: March 25, 2015 >> More Info

ISC West

Location: Las Vegas, Nev.
Date: April 15-17, 2015 >> More Info

Counter Terror Expo

Location: London, U.K.
Date: April 21-22, 2015 >> More Info

Canadian Technical Security Conference

Location: Canadian Technical Security Conference
Date: 21-23, 2015 >> More Info

Security Canada East

Location: Laval, Que.
Date: April 22, 2015 >> More Info