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Information About Canadian Cybersecurity Law

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  • Cloud Services – Guidance for Managing Cybersecurity Risks

    The Canadian Centre for Cyber Security has issued guidance for managing cybersecurity risks associated with cloud services. The guidance recognizes the significant benefits of cloud services, but cautions organizations to carefully assess and effectively manage the risks presented by cloud services. … Read more »

  • Cybersecurity certification for small and medium enterprises

    Cybersecurity is vital for organizations of all kinds and sizes, including small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Both Canada and the United Kingdom have government-authorized cybersecurity certification programs suitable for SMEs. Cybersecurity certification can enable an SME to provide its customers … Read more »

  • Investment Industry Organization Provides Cybersecurity Guidance

    In January 2020, the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) – the national self-regulatory organization that oversees investment dealers and their trading activity in Canadian markets – published a Cyber Governance Guide to provide its dealer members with guidance on how to im … Read more »

  • Cybersecurity and the COVID-19 Pandemic

    The COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting rapid adoption of remote working arrangements and technologies present new and increased cybersecurity risks for organizations of all kinds and sizes. Organizations should consider and implement, as appropriate, recently issued authoritative guidance (see Appe … Read more »

  • SEC publishes report on cybersecurity and resiliency practices

    In January 2020, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) published Cybersecurity and Resiliency Observations to help market participants and other firms enhance cybersecurity preparedness and operational resiliency. The OCIE’s observatio … Read more »