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Focus On: Identity & Access Management - part 2

July 29, 2022

We continue to focus on the team responsible for ensuring each member of the UBC community can access the electronic systems and applications necessary to properly learn, teach, and work at UBC: Identity & Access Management (IAM).

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Blocking Email Links: Why we use HXXP in emails

July 22, 2022

This practice, also known as URL defanging, is in use to discourage the clicking of links in emails. Many malicious emails (e.g.

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Focus On: Identity & Access Management - part 1

July 04, 2022

For this feature, we turn the lens to focus on the team responsible for ensuring each member of the UBC community can access the electronic systems and applications necessary to properly learn, teach, and work at UBC: Identity & Access Managem

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Deepen your understanding of Privacy & Information Security at UBC

June 02, 2022

Wondering why a certain technology was chosen to protect UBC computers and servers? Want to better understand how and why certain privacy and information security policies have been implemented at UBC? This is your chance to ask.

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Questions from the Community Episode 2

June 01, 2022

Episode 2 of Questions from the Community is now available! 

In this episode we cover:

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Introducing Questions from the Community

May 02, 2022

We are pleased to announce a new series to Privacy Matters On Demand!

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