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Understanding Canadian cybersecurity laws: Deep, dark, and undetectable – Canadian jurisdictional considerations in global encrypted networks (Article 7)
The rapid growth of encryption technology has revolutionized the online marketplace and helped to enable the creation of anonymous online networks, like the Dark Net ...
2020
Understanding Canadian cybersecurity laws: Peer-to-peer privacy protection - “Intrusion upon seclusion” and the protection of intimate images (Article 6)
The prevalence of digital communication has created nearly limitless possibilities for the rapid, large-scale sharing of private communications, intimate images, and personal information...
2020
New dataset from UNB to help detect man-in-the-middle attacks
The Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity (CIC) at the University of New Brunswick has released its first-ever DNS over HTTPS (DoH) dataset funded by CIRA’s Community Investment Program. The benchmark cybersecurity dataset, named CIRA-CIC-DoHBrw-2020, ...
2020
Understanding Canadian Cybersecurity Laws: Insert Something Clever Here - Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (Article 5)
As we continue to adapt to the changing demands to navigate the spread of COVID-19, an increasing number of workspaces and social interactions have had to rely much more heavily on email and ...
2020
Understanding Canadian Cybersecurity Laws: Interpersonal Privacy and Cybercrime - Criminal Code of Canada (Article 4)
The global spread of COVID-19 has been a huge catalyst in our increased reliance on digital technologies, particularly our networked communication infrastructure. With the rapid influx of demand for ...
2020
Understanding Canadian cybersecurity laws: Privacy Protection in the Modern Marketplace-PIPEDA (Article 3)
With the global spread of COVID-19, on-line scams are circulating and malicious actors have been spreading malware intended to steal individual information through both personal and corporate networks. We previously outlined...
2020
Understanding Canadian cybersecurity laws: Privacy and access to information, the Acts (Article 2)
The Privacy Act and the Access to Information Act were both implemented by the Canadian federal government in 1985 and have acted as a starting point for more recent legislation...
2020
Understanding Canadian cybersecurity laws: the foundations (Article 1)
The end of 2019 marked the end of a decade that has been shaped by rapid technological development, advancing data-use research, and an increasingly hyper-connective global infrastructure...
2020
My last interview with CBC: Apple, Google not doing enough to fight app-store malware, say security experts...
2019
Cybersecurity research project releases new dataset: A new dataset to support the development of real-time cyberattack detectors has been released by ...
2019
UNB Researchers named among top researchers for canada 150: The national not-for-profit organization Mitacs is saluting 150 researchers from all across Canada who it says are shaping the future of the country.
2017
Protect yourself and your organization in cyberspace: Earlier this year, hackers stole nearly 15 gigabytes of company information, including payroll and bank account data, from Goldcorp Inc., one of Canada’s largest mining companies.
2016
Cyberbullying or Cyberstalking: motives, effects, prevention and termination. In the modern-day world, information and communication technology has made it easier for people to connect with each other, resulting in both positive and negative effects for society.
2016
Iranian computer specialist Arash Habibi Lashkari has been awarded at the 2012: Iranian computer specialist, Arash habibi lashkari has been awarded at the 2012 national contest of MSC Malaysia Asia Pacific ICT award.
2012
K-Economy members won Gold medal on security at APICTA 2012: Congratulations to Prof. Dr. Azizah Abd Manaf and her team. Their research “GUI based on Steganography” won Gold Award for Security at Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards 2012 (APICTA 2012).
2012
Iranian computer specialist Arash Habibi Lashkari has been awarded at the 2012: Iranian computer specialist Arash Habibi Lashkari has been awarded at the 2012 national contest of MSC Malaysia Asia Pacific ICT Awards (MSC Malaysia APICTA).
2012
Researchers named among top researchers for Canada 150
The cybersecurity Research and Academic Leadership award, Canada 2019
The cybersecurity academic award, Canada 2017