Cable & Telecom

Bell Canada hit with second data breach in eight months

TORONTO – Bell Canada is reeling from another data breach that appears to have compromised some 100,000 customer names, phone numbers and email addresses.A report in the Globe and Mail says that the RCMP is investigating the matter and that the affected customers have been contacted.BCE spokesperson Mark Langton said in the report said that there was "no indication that any credit card or other banking information was accessed.""We apologize to our customers and are contacting all those affected," said Langton. "There is an active RCMP investigation of the incident and Bell has notified appropriate government agencies including the Office...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.