We all have to start realizing that we are not really their customers. That we are their product. We are an annoyance that is required for them to make money.
Talk about screwing the citizen!
Or, alternatively, we need a NEW system that makes these personal pieced of information irrelevant. Enter blockchain technologies perhaps.
Things must change because it is simply NOT TRUE that my name, address, DOB, and SIN are actually confidential. These have all been breached numerous times and should NOT be personally identifiable information.
Something to think about....
Eric Parent is a senior security expert, specialized in coaching senior executives. He teaches CyberSecurity at l'Ecole Polytechnique and HEC Universities in Montreal, and is CEO of Logicnet/EVA-Technologies, one of Canada's oldest privately owned security companies.
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