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UBC Information Security Standards Review - Draft Amendments

October 24, 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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Former McGill student wins $350,000 lawsuit after ex logs into email account and deletes acceptance email

June 25, 2018

A story made national headlines last week when former McGill University student Eric Abramovitz was awarded $350,000 in a lawsuit against his ex-girlfriend who logged into his email account and derailed his musical career.

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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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