Commissioner Interviewed by TV Ontario
Jul 22 2016
Commissioner Beamish was interviewed by TV Ontario’s Daniel Kitts about the direction he wants to take as Commissioner, where there is still work to be done with regards to transparency and privacy in Ontario and how public attitudes and expectations have changed when it comes to accessing government-held information.
Read the full interview here.
Protecting Against Ransomware
Jul 15 2016
Ransomware is a type of malicious software, or “malware,” that encrypts files on your device or computer and then demands payment in exchange for the key needed to decrypt the files. It essentially locks you out of your data and holds the means of regaining access for ransom.
In recent months, large Canadian institutions such as universities and hospitals have reported having their computer networks or systems attacked by some form of ransomware. Clearly, this software has become an incre...
View Contact Page