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From the CEO / Du PDG As we draw closer to our next event, Cyber Assurance and Governance on 31 Aug (find details here), I wish to draw the reader’s attention to an excellent article released with this week’s What’s New, titled: Cloud Storage a Perfect Target for...read more
New CDA Institute blogger Mike Belyea discusses malware vulnerability. Just before the 2016 New Year, the office of the American enterprise, Children in Film, was buzzing. Employees were putting the final touches on the...read more
Aden Dur-e-Aden, CDA Institute Student Researcher discusses the potential for Al Qaeda/ISIS cooperation In June this year, Canada extended its “advise and assist” mission in Iraq till March 2019. As a result, the number of Canadian soldiers forming part of the...read more
CDA Institute Research Associate Adnan Qaiser examines Pakistan’s outlook towards religious militant extremists. National interests of states are often blind-and brutal; yet they call for some rationality considering interlinked global destinies in the 21st century....read more
From the CEO / Du PDG This week, we have learned of the unexpected loss of Dr. Bill Bentley (LCol - retired), RMC Associate Professor, seconded to Canadian Defence Academy. Bill est décédé le jeudi 10 août suite à un accident tragique. Bill laisse derrière lui deux...read more
The alleged use of Canadian-manufactured defence equipment to suppress human rights in Saudi Arabia is very disturbing and deserving of public debate. However, a troubling aspect of the current discourse is the generally poor understanding reflected in some of the...read more
From the CEO / Du PDG I wish to highlight the official announcement of my successor by the Executive Council of the CDA and the Board of Directors of the CDA Institute. I join the entire security and defence community in wishing Matthew Overton our very best as he...read more
Cowan: How I Learned to Start Worrying About Kim’s Atomic Bombs – North Korea’s ICBM Tests and the Implications for Canada
It has been quite a year for those of us who follow the development of North Korea’s missile and nuclear programs; 2017 has seen several tests of missiles of increasing range and sophistication, with varying degrees of success. Decades of research into missile...read more
From our CEO / De notre PDG This past week a great deal of media attention has been given to Saudi Arabia, with allegations of incidents of human rights abuses in dealing with rebel/dissent forces in their eastern provinces and then with questions as to whether...read more
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