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May 28, 2017
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UK blast: Blood, horror as bomber strikes young crowd

For the young crowd of music fans, the Ariana Grande concert was supposed to be a night of high-energy candy pop and fun on a school night. The scene quickly turned into sheer terror when a bomb went off at the end, sending terrified parents into a desperate search for their loved ones.


Calian expands emergency management services with acquisition

Calian Group Ltd. announced it has acquired Ottawa-based International Safety Research Inc. (ISR), a provider of radiation and nuclear safety engineering, and emergency preparedness and response services.


Guitar left behind due to luggage fee causes security scare

Police say an unattended bag that led security officials to temporarily close part of Cleveland Hopkins International Airport was a guitar left behind by a man who couldn't afford the luggage fee for it.
 
 
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IAHSS 2017

Strong attendance for Vancouver-hosted IAHSS conference

The 49th Annual Conference and Exhibition for the International Association for Healthcare Security & Safety (IAHSS) was recently held in Vancouver, marking the first Canadian Conference since 2011 in Toronto. » Read full article
 
 
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Indigo resets some users’ online account passwords following security breach

Indigo Books & Music Inc. says it has reset passwords for a number of its customers’ online Indigo accounts after noticing unauthorized access. » Read full article

School webcams streamed on Russian website

Nova Scotia’s privacy commissioner is investigating after images of students on surveillance cameras at a Cape Breton school were streamed on the Internet. » Read full article

Global ransomware cost continues to be counted

The worldwide “ransomware” cyberattack wreaked havoc in hospitals, schools and offices across the globe on Monday. Asia reported thousands of new cases but no large-scale breakdowns as workers started the week by booting up their computers. » Read full article
 
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Canada’s Global Defence & Security Trade Show

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Date: May 31-June 1, 2017
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Security Canada Ottawa

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Date: May 31, 2017
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Security Summit Canada

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: June 14-15, 2017
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Security Canada West

Location: Richmond, B.C.
Date: June 21, 2017
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13th Annual IAHSS Ontario Chapter Golf Challenge

Location: Richmond Hill, Ont.
Date: July 17, 2017
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