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Federal

This document presents the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security baseline cyber security controls wherein we attempt to apply the 80/20 rule (achieve 80% of the benefit from 20% of the effort) to the cyber security practices of small and medium organizations in Canada.

Last Updated: Dec. 23, 2020
Date Published: Feb. 18, 2020
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Cloud Security, Cyber Defence, Identity and Passwords, Learning, Media Sanitization, Mobility, Network Security, Risk Management
Federal

Small and medium organizations have valuable information (e.g. sensitive business, employee, and client information) that needs to be protected to ensure business activities run smoothly. Small and medium organizations are likely targets of cyber attacks because these organizations often lack resources to put towards cyber security. While it may not be possible to protect everything, knowing what information is valuable to your organization can help you protect what matters most.

Last Updated: Dec. 12, 2019
Date Published: Apr. 30, 2019
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Cyber Defence, Risk Management, Your Privacy Online
Federal

"As an organization owner, have you ever paused to think about the kind of information you share with your supply chain? Do you know how suppliers are handling your and your client’s information or where this information is saved? It’s in your best interest to ask these and other questions to keep your organization secure. Like large organizations, small and medium-sized organizations are vulnerable to cyber attacks because they have a lot of sensitive information that attracts threat actors.

Last Updated: Dec. 12, 2019
Date Published: Mar. 29, 2019
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Securité de la chaîne d'approvisionnement
Federal

The Top 10 Information Technology (IT) Security Actions to Protect Internet-Connected Networks and Information (ITSM.10.189) is based on the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (CCCS) analysis of cyber threat activity trends and their impact on Internet-connected networks. Organizations that implement these recommendations will address many vulnerabilities and counter most current cyber threats.

Last Updated: Dec. 12, 2019
Date Published: Oct. 1, 2018
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Cyber Defence, Network Security, Risk Management, Top 10
Federal

This document describes common concepts relevant to discussions about cyber threat activity in the Canadian context and acts as a point of reference for Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (Cyber Centre) publications. This introductory document provides baseline knowledge about the cyber threat environment, including cyber threat actors and their motivations, sophistication, techniques, tools, and the cyber threat surface.

Last Updated: Dec. 12, 2019
Date Published: Nov. 24, 2018
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Cyber security
Federal

As a kickstart to your cyber security planning, here are five practical measures you can take right now to make your campaign more secure. Visit www.cyber.gc.ca for more on any of these steps.

Last Updated: Dec. 12, 2019
Date Published: May 15, 2019
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  campaign, election, candidates, cyber security
Federal

The Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (Cyber Centre) is aware of the ongoing malicious cyber activity targeting information technology (IT) managed service providers (MSPs) and has been providing advice and guidance to Canada-based MSPs and Canadian businesses who use MSP services.

Last Updated: Dec. 12, 2019
Date Published: Dec. 20, 2018
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Cloud Security, Cyber Defence, Network Security, Risk Management
Federal

"The Canadian Centre for Cyber Security has warned that foreign actors will likely try to interfere in Canadian election processes. If you’re involved in politics – as a political candidate, staffer or volunteer – you are a target. It’s vital that you take steps to protect yourself. The Cyber Centre has advice to help you protect your cyber security and deal with threats to your social media accounts.

Last Updated: Dec. 12, 2019
Date Published: May 17, 2019
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  campaign, election, candidates, cyber security
Federal

Calculating Robustness for Boundary Controls is an UNCLASSIFIED publication, issued under the authority of the Chief, Communications Security Establishment (CSE). Suggestions for amendments should be forwarded to the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security’s (CCCS) Contact Centre.

Last Updated: Dec. 12, 2019
Date Published: Mar. 20, 2019
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Cyber Defence, Network Security
Federal

"
Introduction: Why this guide is important to your campaign planning
Before we start… Something for everyone
Step 1: Assess what cyber security means for your campaign
Step 2: Understand where your data lives
Step 3: Secure your data and technology
Step 4: Provide cyber security training
Step 5: Know what to dispose of or archive
What to do when things go wrong
Additional resources
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Last Updated: Dec. 12, 2019
Date Published: Jun. 17, 2019
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  campaign, election, candidates, cyber security
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