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Use of TikTok at UBC – Recommendations & Guidelines

March 28, 2023

TikTok is one of UBC’s fastest-growing social media platforms. However, it has also raised security and privacy concerns due to its data collection practices and sharing data with its parent company ByteDance, which is based in China. 

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World Backup Day: What is your backup plan?

March 27, 2023

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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Helping Your Child to Understand Cyberbullying

March 01, 2023

Cyberbullying is a serious problem that affects young people every day. There is a good chance your child has witnessed cyberbullying, been the target of it, or has even cyberbullied others.

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How Strong is Your Password?

February 15, 2023

With streaming providers cracking down on the sharing of passwords with friends and family members, it’s important to remember that a strong password is what protec

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Beware of Romance Scams!

February 09, 2023

Looking for love online is made easier with the help of dating websites. But sometimes, profiles are just too good to be true, with criminals using fake accounts to try to trick you.

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UPDATED Tips for Students

January 26, 2023

Cybercrime is on the rise! As an institution, UBC is a high-value target that is under constant attack by cybercriminals.

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