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Enter to win lunch with Santa (Ono)

November 28, 2017

Over the last year, we have begun to see an encouraging increase of privacy and information security awareness at UBC.

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Clean Desk Test Answer Guide

October 31, 2017

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Clean Desk Test as part of Cyber Security Awareness Month. The contest is now closed and we have selected the winners for the prizes. 

Congratulations to the prize winners:

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Cyber Security Awareness Month

October 02, 2017

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month, a joint effort by government and business leaders from across Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand to put into effect better practices and safeguards to combat cy

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Stay Safe this summer with these 5 Tips for a More Security-Minded Trip

August 23, 2017

During vacation time, it is important to keep in mind some tips that will keep your information safe during travel.

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Protect yourself from the ‘WannaCry’ Ransomware Cyber Attack

May 16, 2017

You may have already heard about the global ransomware attack that is making the news around the world.

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March 31 is World Backup Day

March 28, 2017

What would you do if you lost everything? On March 31, celebrate World Backup Day. With so much of our lives, photos, and videos being stored in digital form, it is important that we make backups of our precious data.

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