TELUS Wise resources

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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You’ve got mail: phishing emails get more sophisticated

Despite the debate about exactly how old the internet is and how long we’ve been using email for, the fact is that we’ve had some time to get acquainted.

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Digital wellness

World Mental Health Day and Suicide Prevention Awareness

I’m an avid supporter of World Mental Health Day, which coincides with the date of Amanda’s passing, and given the sobering stats around suicide in Canada, it…

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Online safety

Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada announcement: Beware of calls asking for your Social Insurance Number

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CBC Article: How we got inside an overseas tech support scam targeting Canadians

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Hey Alexa, how do I know you’re secure?

Ever since digital voice assistants first hit the market, their futuristic charm has made them one of the most talked about gadgets in town. In between amusing…

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Privacy and security

From the Wall Street Journal: Public Wi-Fi Is Safer Than Ever — But You Still Need to Be Careful

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Privacy and security

From IT World Canada: How to discover if your email has been hacked

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Cryptojacking and formjacking - rising threats

It seems as though there’s always a new information security issue and each time, a similar story follows: unsuspecting people are victimized by others who use…

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Online safety

Mobile malware: what you need to know

According to the Consumer Technology Association, 86 per cent of Canadian adults surveyed own a smartphone. Find out how to keep it safe from malware.

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Online safety

So, you think you've spotted some 'fake news' — now what?

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Online safety

TELUS Wise | Tips to help spot phishing emails

Many online threats, including ransomware and viruses, make their way into our digital lives through scams known as phishing emails. This video offers tips on…

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World Password Day

Let’s face it. Many of us are guilty of using the same password for multiple online accounts or using simple passwords in hopes that we won’t forget them.

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Online safety tips

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

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