Ottawa Now – When it comes to QR codes, cyber-security experts urge Canadians to proceed with caution

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Since the start of the pandemic in 2020, an urgency to bounce back in the new normal has led to the use of QR codes at restaurants and other businesses. However, this surging trend has led to numerous red flags from privacy and cyber-security experts, as they urge Canadians to be cautious in how they use this technology. What concerns should we be watching out for? Sharon Polsky is the President of the Privacy and Access Council of Canada. She joins Kristy Cameron on today’s Ottawa Now.