Get Cyber Safe Blog

November 14, 2017

Shop Safely Online this Black Friday/ Cyber Monday!

If you are planning to shop online this Black Friday/Cyber Monday, make sure you shop cyber safe!

October 20, 2017

Protect your Wi-Fi network against vulnerabilities like Krack

As technology changes and becomes ever more sophisticated, unfortunately, cybercriminals also adapt their techniques. With great technology comes a heightened need for vigilance. One type of threat involves Wi-Fi encryptions at the router.

October 20, 2017

5 things you can do to help make the internet a better place

Digital citizenship is about how you act online. It includes acting ethically by deciding whether certain actions are right or wrong. By thinking before we act, we can make better choices and be a part of a more enjoyable and safer online community.

October 19, 2017

Mobile and online banking is growing. Are you staying cyber safe?

This guest blog post from the Canadian Bankers Association offers insights on the growth of mobile and online banking among Canadians. How do you measure up? And are you taking steps to make sure your computer and devices are safe?

October 16, 2017

The Internet of Things: 5 ways to #ConnectSmarter

The Internet of Things (IoT) is made up of interconnected smart devices which collect and send information via networks, software, and sensors. Anything from your alarm system, your TV, your fridge, or even a baby monitor can be a smart device. To #ConnectSmarter follow these tips to secure your IoT devices, your network, and your privacy.

October 11, 2017

Protect yourself against fraud

A guest blog post from Canada Revenue Agency: Taxpayers should be vigilant when they receive an email or a text message claiming to be from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA).

October 6, 2017

5 best practices to secure your business online

Cyber security in the workplace is everyone’s business. Protect your business, your staff, and your customers from threats to their privacy by following these five best practices.

September 29, 2017

5 simple ways to improve your online safety in 5 minutes or less

With all the online security threats you hear about on the news, staying safe online seems almost impossible. But you can start by incorporating these five behaviours into your online activity for business and personal use.

September 15, 2017

How secure is your e-reader?

E-readers are fairly secure, but they can still cause some cyber grief if you aren't careful about what you put on them and how.

September 1, 2017

How to #ConnectSmarter on the Internet of Things (IoT)

Many devices you use daily are connected to the internet. It's important to understand how to use the IoT without compromising your privacy or security.

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