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Launch of UBC Cybersecurity Confidential Communications website

June 05, 2018

In a continued effort to increase the dialogue and transparency about cybersecurity at UBC, we have launched a new UBC Cybersecurity Confidential Communications website at https://cc.cybers

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Advanced Malware Protection to be deployed this June at UBC's Okanagan Campus

June 04, 2018

As part of the ongoing effort to prevent malware on the UBC network, UBC Cybersecurity will be deploying Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) at UBC's Okanagan campus.

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A guide to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) at UBC

May 25, 2018

In the last few weeks, you may have found yourself receiving many emails from the apps and online services you use regarding their updated privacy policies.

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Update your UBC Wireless Connection by May 9

April 05, 2018

Important changes are coming to UBC's wireless connections (UBC Secure, Eduroam, UBC Private) as of May 9, 2018. These changes affect all faculty, staff and students at all UBC campuses and hospital sites.

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Network Security Upgrades

UBC Okanagan Network Security Upgrade

March 19, 2018

On Friday, March 23, 2018, we will be implementing network security upgrades at UBC’s Okanagan campus for university-based networks (wired connections and ubcsecure wireless).

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UBC Information Security Standards Review

March 07, 2018

To ensure that UBC’s confidential data and information systems are safe from a data breach, the university has Information Security Standards that govern the use and protection of university data and computing resources.

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