Security secrets

Secrecy in security may be frustrating, but it’s necessary

Things like sources and methods must remain secret. That may rankle people, but that is just the way it is.

Communications Security Establishment (CSE) chief Greta Bossenmaier's job requires knowing a lot of things, or overseeing people who know a lot of things, that ordinary Canadians do not know. Phil Gurski writes that secrecy is essential to security and law-enforcement agencies.

By PHIL GURSKI

PUBLISHED : Monday, Aug. 29, 2016 12:00 AM

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