Federal parties arenâ€™t covered by privacy laws that regulate federal agencies and corporations, something the privacy commissioner and others say needs to change in light of the Facebook data abuse scandal.
Most government agencies use wireless printers, but few organizations apply the same level of security rigour to printers as they do to computing devices.
A new proposal to block Canadians from accessing websites that engage in piracy, while imposing safeguards to protect usersâ€™ digital rights, is balanced and pragmatic.
FairPlay's 'moderate, responsible proposal' on piracy websites should be given due consideration 'based on the facts and not contrived arguments designed to oppose it,' writes Barry Sookman.
Reducing the vehicles for information, expression of opinion, and the means to hold authorities to account is hardly in the public interest.