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New External Email Warning

September 29, 2020

As UBC moves to the enterprise application Workday to manage many of our logistical processes, it is highly likely that cyber criminals will attempt to take advantage of the high volume of communication associated with this change by sending malic

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Broader use of Technology Tools during COVID-19

July 09, 2020

In March, the provincial government implemented temporary changes to FIPPA guidelines, allowing the disclosure of personal information outside of Canada, spurred by the COVID-19 cri

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How to stay Cyber Secure in your new Working-from-Home reality

March 20, 2020

Let’s start with your home technology environment.

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Data Privacy Week @ UBC 2020 Recap

January 31, 2020

Thank you to all participants and attendees of the 2020 Data Privacy Week @ UBC

More than 140 staff, faculty and researchers attended 5 unique events held during the week of January 27th - 31st.

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Advanced Malware Protection Update

January 21, 2020

Please see this post on the UBC Cybersecurity Confidential Communications website for an important notice about an upda

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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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