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We have created a number of digital literacy and online safety resources in collaboration with our partners to help Canadians of all ages stay safe in our digital world.

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Privacy and security

Don’t get taken on a (sleigh) ride by scammers

The holiday season is here again and, this year, most of us will be on the hunt for the perfect presents online. By keeping cyber security top of mind while…

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Safely selling or trading in your mobile device

With Black Friday around the corner and the holiday season upon us, many of us are thinking about upgrading our own phones or even gifting a new phone to a…

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They asked, we answered. Top 6 online security questions.

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month. To mark it, we’re sharing some of the most common cybersecurity and online safety questions that adults and parents…

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To TikTok or not to TikTok? Depends on how much you value privacy

Charli D’Amelio. Loren Gray. Addison Rae. Never heard of them? Your kids probably have. They are currently TikTok’s biggest “stars,” with a combined 143…

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Is it time for a digital hygiene check up?

On August 15, 2020, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) experienced a serious security breach that affected 5,500 accounts. The Government worked to address the…

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SIN extortion

The CAFC is noting an increase in telephone calls where fraudsters claim that your Social Insurance Number (SIN) has been blocked, compromised or suspended.…

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COVID-19 fraud alert

As COVID-19 continues to spread globally, you should watch out for associated scams. Fraudsters want to profit from consumers' fears, uncertainties and…

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Privacy in 2020: an interview with Dr. Ann Cavoukian

Jan 28 is Data Privacy Day. The day is an international effort to empower individuals and businesses to respect privacy, protect personal data and enable trust.

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SIM swap scam: what you should know

The latest scam to threaten your online security and privacy is referred to as “SIM swapping.” Here are some tips to help keep your device and data safe.

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’Tis the Season - Tips for crossing the border

More than 70% of people expose themselves to potential privacy breaches while travelling. Learn how to protect your privacy and security during holiday travels.

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Fraud Prevention Tips During The Holidays

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Don't be a Hacker's Secret Santa

The holiday season is here and many of us will find ourselves on the hunt for the perfect presents. Hackers are also looking for opportunities this season...

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Online safety tips

Follow these internet safety and privacy tips to protect yourself and your family.

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