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Stay Cybersafe when working remotely (and have fun while doing it!)

November 26, 2019

As the crisp fall weather turns to frigid winter, you may find yourself working from home more in the coming days and weeks than you have all year!

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Cyber Safe Travel Tips for the Holiday Season

November 22, 2019

Whether travelling is a requirement of your current UBC appointment or if you plan on catching up on work emails during a long layover, you know work doesn’t stop just because you’re away from the office.

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28 Million Canadians Impacted by a Data Breach

November 13, 2019

New report from the Privacy Commissioner of Canada reveals that more than 28 million Canadians were impacted by a data breach in the last 12 months. That’s nearly 75% of the country’s population!

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World Backup Day 2019: What is your backup plan?

March 29, 2019

If you use a computer or mobile device for long enough, chances are that something will eventually go wrong, resulting in the loss of important files, documents, or photos.

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Data Privacy Day

International Data Privacy Day, January 28, 2019

January 23, 2019

As an official 2019 Data Privacy Day champion, UBC is spreading the word with tips and resources on how to protect and safeguard information security throughout this week. 

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Network Security Upgrades

UBC Vancouver Network Security Upgrade

October 24, 2018

On Thursday, November 1st, 2018, new network security upgrades at the Vancouver campus will add a layer of protection from malicious, high-risk websites that may jeopardize the university network.

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