|Vic Toews and his subtle sign.|
“He said there is concern over the security of the government’s 130 programs and services offered over the Internet.The information we share should be secure and no, we don't want the government to be vulnerable to cyber attacks et al. That's really not so controversial.
“All of these are then subject to criminal interference or interference by other states who are interested in accessing information,” Toews said Sunday.
Canadians are subject to attacks on their banking information, on their personal information. . . . There is a responsibility to ensure that our government programs are secure, so that your information that you share with the government is secure.”
But "secure information" and a "secure future" is not just about keeping the baddies out. It's also about healthy informational inputs into the government to support those government services. On that score, they're shaping up to be one of the worst governments in history.