BLOCKCHAIN – Is Data Privacy possible in the Digital age?

  A poll carried out in 2018, revealed a staggering 90% of people were “very concerned” about their internet privacy. Data privacy and the importance of safeguarding personal data, along with how companies are using blockchain technology to empower individuals to take control of their own data, are among the topics explored in the commentary below:-   Nydia Zhang, Co-founder, and Chairman of Social Alpha Foundation, a not-for-profit grant making platform supporting blockchain technology for social good, commented: In this new data insecure world, privacy is the new premium service.…

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Canada budget $1 billion on Cybersecurity and 2019 Election protection

Next week’s federal budget is expected to make a significant investment in building up Canada’s cyber defences and the funding package will cover measures to protect 2019 election from foreign interference     Several government sources say up to $1 billion has been requested by federal departments to address a growing number of cybersecurity issues across multiple departments and agencies.   A major portion of the money will go to fund a long-overdue update of the National Cyber Security Strategy.     Protect the 2019 election   Sources, who spoke…

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