Data SecurityPrivacy

Majority of Canadians OK with sharing personal data–Study

Millennials are overwhelmingly comfortable with data-sharing TORONTO–Research released by the Canadian Marketing Association (CMA) reveals that more than three-quarters (76 per cent) of Canadians (in line with the global figure of 77 per cent), are pragmatic or unconcerned about sharing their personal data. This view is even more prevalent among …

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Data SecurityExcellent Execution

Data governance: Priority in a data-driven world

Creating a roadmap to protect and manage vital data assets As organizations continue to embrace the benefits of leveraging data both big and small, data governance as a strategic business program has never been more important. A solid data governance policy not only mitigates the risks associated with data mismanagement …

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Data SecurityIndustry News

More than one-third of Canadian firms do not have cybersecurity insurance: FICO report

While ahead of global averages, Canadian businesses still have a long way to go to fully protect themselves in the event of a data breach 36% of Canadian security executives surveyed say their firm has no cyber security insurance, compared to 50% in the U.S. and 40% globally 80% of …

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Data SecurityOperations and Logistics

Storing marketing data in the cloud

  We’ve all heard Big Data is coming. The raw marketing information from mouse-overs, key-clicks and in-store activities constitutes a potentially huge increase in total data flow, all of which has to be temporarily stored, processed and the results saved. One of the challenges of the next wave of IT …

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Data SecurityIndustry News

Deloitte announces acquisition of Paahi Solutions, a ‘major player’ in managed security services integrity

Deloitte adds fourth cyber intelligence centre in Canada to meet growing demand for cybersecurity services TORONTO, ON — Deloitte announced today that it has acquired Integrity-Paahi Solutions Inc. (IPS), a leading information services security provider based in Vancouver. IPS was recently recognized by International Data Corporation (IDC) as a ‘major …

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Data SecurityIndustry News

SAS research: Data security not a digital deterrent for consumers

Concerns about security slow mobile payment adoption, but use of digital tech still growing PRESS RELEASE: TORONTO, ON — While recent hacks and data breaches of  government agencies and financial websites have intensified public concerns about data privacy and security, a new study from SAS, “Mobility, Vulnerability and the State …

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