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Canadians should expect election interference, former CIA director warns | The Weekly with Wendy Mesley

Former CIA director Leon Panetta says Canadians should expect foreign interference in this year's election — like what happened in the U.S in 2016. A new cyber bill would give Canada’s Communications Security Establishment broad powers to counterattack if the election is targeted by a foreign adversary, but Bill C-59 is stuck in the Senate and might not pass until June. Will it be too late?
Former CIA director Leon Panetta says Canadians should expect foreign interference in this year's election — like what happened in the U.S in 2016. A new cyber bill would give Canada’s Communications Security Establishment broad powers to counterattack if the election is targeted by a foreign adversary, but Bill C-59 is stuck in the Senate and might not pass until June. Will it be too late? 12:56