cybersecurity

Digital Spring Cleaning

Are you getting ready for spring cleaning? Here’s a set of tasks to add to your spring cleaning list. The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and Better Business Bureau (BBB) encourage everyone to freshen up their online lives by conducting a thorough cleaning of their cyber clutter. It will help keep your personal information more… Read more

How Cyber Threats Work

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month! This annual event is focused on the importance of cyber security and the simple steps you can take to protect yourself, your family, your workplace and your devices. The month is divided into weekly themes, and the first week’s theme is How cyber threats work. You can find more… Read more

Cyber Security Awareness Month – Week 4

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month and each week has a theme. This week’s theme is Digital Citizenship in an Increasingly Digital World. The focus is on respect for property, privacy and people’s feelings to create an online culture that is positive and safe. Digital Citizenship: Guide for Parents is the feature resource. For more resources… Read more

Cybersecurity Awareness Month – Week 3

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month and each week has a theme. This week’s theme is Privacy Protection and the Internet of Things. The Internet of Things (IoT) refers to the interconnected devices that share information online. Some of these are everyday items, including smart phones, fitness trackers, and smart cars. This week, Cybersecurity Awareness Month… Read more

Cybersecurity Awareness Month – Week 2

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month and each week has a theme. This week’s theme is Cyber security in the Workplace is Everyone’s Business. Public Safety Canada has written a Get Cybersafe Guide for Small and Medium Businesses that contains more detailed information, strategies and tips for organizations and employees that will keep people and information… Read more

Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2017 – Week 1

Cybersecurity Awareness Month started on October 1st and there’s a theme for every week. This week’s theme is Get Cyber Safe and STOP.THINK.CONNECT. : Simple Steps to Online Safety. Public Safety Canada has compiled a collection of tips on staying safe online.  A colourful PDF version can be found here. Here’s a snip from it:… Read more