The New Federal Data Breach Reporting Regulations: Do They Matter for BC Libraries?

April 9, 2018

If you pay attention to privacy law in Canada, you may have seen recent news that after a 2-year wait, the federal government has finally announced that, as of November 1, 2018, it will be mandatory for any organizations covered by federal PIPEDA legislation to report data breaches to customers, affected third parties, and the… Read more »

HeartBleed SSL notice to members

April 9, 2014

As you may have heard from recent stories in the media, a bug, known as “the Heartbleed bug,” was discovered in OpenSSL, a widely used software library employed by millions of internet sitesĀ  to provide encrypted SSL traffic. More background can be found at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heartbleed_bug#Heartbleed_bug and in the mainstream media. There is no evidence of… Read more »