Canada - privacy commissioner releases research report on cybersecurity
Published 12 February 2015
On 12 February, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada released a report entitled ‘Privacy and Cybersecurity: Emphasizing privacy protection in cybersecurity activities’ (the Report) following its increased focus on cybersecurity in light of the increased threat of cyber attack.
The Report looks at the relationship between cybersecurity and privacy and examines the challenges commonly faced when balancing these elements. It also discusses recent policy developments and concludes with its recommendation for future policy direction.