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(2019,
issue 3)

What do you do after an 18-year career in the Armed Forces? One answer is consider a career in the cyber security sector.

(2019,
issue 1)
BY KEN POLE

The Government of Canada is ramping up efforts to ensure that neither the coming election campaign, nor the vote itself, are influenced by malicious, net-based interference.

(2019,

Teija Tiilikainen, Director of the Finnish Institute of International Affairs since 2010, has been appointed Director of the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats for a five-year term.The agency brings together members of NATO and the EU to provide training on hybrid threats. Tiilikainen’s predecessor,Matti Saarelainen, moves Oct. 1 to the Finnish Security Intelligence.

(2019,

A team of French police dubbed "cybergendarmes" has destroyed a virus that infected more than 850,000 computers in more than 100 countries, mostly in Central and South America. A network of infected computers controlled from France is believed to have resulted in the theft of millions of Euros through fraud.

(2019,

Three years ago, Norad sought reassurance, at the highest levels of the military, that Canada was on top of the evolving threat of cyber vulnerability of Canadian Forces bases and related civilian infrastructure. The request by then NORAD Commander U.S. Adm William Gourtney advised General Vance to "work with Public Safety Canada to identify civilian infrastructure that is critical to CAF and Norad missions."

(2018,
issue 6)

The challenge of the 21st century incorporates incredibly invasive infrastructure threats. Direct defence strategies must quickly include these threats as part of any comprehensive national security concept.

(2018,
issue 4)
BY KEN POLE

The Canadian Centre for Cyber Security has been set up by the government as a single point of authority for combatting cyber crime.

(2017,
issue 3)

Quantum computing can disrupt the security of network architecture.