Blogue Cybersécurité de MT

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Grâce à ses blogues, Miller Thomson décrit sur un ton plus informel certaines perspectives juridiques au Canada. Lire ici les divers points de vue.

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La nouvelle loi québécoise sur la protection de la vie privée (projet de loi 64) est arrivée – Les entreprises canadiennes doivent en prendre note!

12 octobre 2021 | David Krebs, Alexandre Ajami, Amanda Cuthina

Alors que les tentatives du gouvernement fédéral de moderniser la loi canadienne, par le biais du projet de loi C-11, font du surplace dans le champ miné de la protection de la vie privée, le Québec a franchi la première...

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Privacy injunctions: the judicial response to cyber ransom demands

30 septembre 2021 | Gerald D. Chipeur

Ransom demands from cyber terrorists have become an epidemic for businesses in Canada. As we have reported in previous articles, both for-profit and not-for profit businesses have been impacted. Governments and charities have not been spared from the destruction and...

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OSFI updates cybersecurity breach notification requirements

13 septembre 2021 | David Krebs, Domenic Presta, Amanda Cuthina

The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (“OSFI”) released a new Advisory on Technology and Cyber Security Incident Reporting, effective August 13, 2021 (the “Advisory”) which seeks to govern how federally-regulated financial institutions (“FRFIs”) should disclose and report technology...

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Ransomware trickles down into your supply chain – Kaseya cyberattack highlights cybersecurity risks and business impact

9 juillet 2021 | David Krebs, Giovanni Giuga

Over the July long weekend, Canadian, American, and other international businesses were victims of a far-reaching ransomware attack. The REvil group, a ransomware syndicate also known as Sodin or Sodinokibi, are believed to be behind the attack. This gang’s most prominent...

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Canadian organizations take note – Data Protection Authority fines foreign-based business under GDPR for not having “Article 27” representative

17 mai 2021 | David Krebs, Samantha Santos

As we have discussed in several previous articles, Canadian businesses and other organizations can be subject to the European General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) for a number of reasons and in a number of different contexts, be it as a...

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Ransomware – Privacy law, sanctions, and the pandemic

22 avril 2021 | David Krebs, Daniel Kiselbach, Thomas Ghag

It is trite to say that no matter the sector, size, or location of an organization, cyberattacks can be devastating. As we have seen throughout 2020 and this year in Canada and elsewhere, data breaches and operational interruptions caused by...

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The Consumer Privacy Protection Act (CPPA): Increasing accountability and transparency

16 février 2021 | Jaclyne Reive, Kristin Dosen

In a recent MT Cybersecurity Blog, we discussed Bill C-11, the Consumer Privacy Protection Act (the “CPPA”), which was introduced on November 17, 2020, by the Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry with the aim of modernizing federal privacy law...

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“Made in Canada” – What is happening to Privacy by Design under the CPPA?

5 février 2021 | David Krebs, Samantha Santos

“Privacy by Design” has long been understood as the “gold standard” of data protection and at the core of how to sustain privacy rights in the digital age. It is a concept that can be said to have been “made...

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Consent and the business activities exemption: A dive into the Consumer Privacy Protection Act (CPPA)

29 décembre 2020 | Lisen Bassett, Kelly Harris

Now in its Second Reading, Bill C-11, the Consumer Privacy Protection Act (“CPPA”), is moving ever closer to adoption. The opening remarks by the Bill’s sponsor, MP Navdeep Bains, emphasized the law’s focus on control and consent with the aim...

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Canadian privacy law 2.0: Artificial intelligence (AI) and Bill C-11, the Consumer Privacy Protection Act

7 décembre 2020 | Myron Mallia-Dare, David Krebs

In a recent announcement, the Canadian federal Privacy Commissioner of Canada (“OPC”) released a report containing recommendations on how AI should be treated under Canadian privacy law, and what protections need to be in place to ensure AI applications reach...

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