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When you work in the office, you benefit from the security measures that your organization has in place to protect its networks, systems, devices, and information from cyber threats. Working remotely provides flexibility and convenience. However, remote work can weaken your organization’s security efforts and put you at risk if you don’t take precautions. Read through our cyber security tips to ensure that you are practicing good cyber hygiene when working from home, a café, or any other public location.

Last Updated: Nov. 2, 2022
Date Published: Apr. 17, 2020
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Remote Access, Network Security, Risk Management
Federal

If you’re someone who is in a high-profile position, such as a politician or a senior executive, you need to protect the security of your mobile devices when you travel. Mobile devices contain sensitive information and they are high-value targets for cyber threat actors. If your device or the information on it is compromised, it could be used against you or the organization you represent. Below, we cover some of the common threats and the security measures you should take before, during, and after you travel to protect your mobile devices.

Last Updated: Nov. 2, 2022
Date Published: Sep. 9, 2021
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Mobility
Federal

"This document is intended for elections authorities. It introduces common threats to Canada’s electoral processes and provides guidance on protecting the systems and the people involved in these processes. The guidance in this document is based on information gathered from various sources and is only intended to provide a set of recommendations that you can implement in addition to your organizational policies and practices. Note that this document does not provide exhaustive guidance on the measures you should take to protect your organization against cyber threats.

Last Updated: Dec. 23, 2020
Date Published: Aug. 26, 2020
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Risk Management, Top 10, elections
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: Nov. 2, 2022
Date Published: May 15, 2019
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  campaign, election, candidates, cyber security
Federal

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A compromise of your social media or email account has serious implications. If you think your email or social media accounts have been breached, you should follow the steps below and contact your IT security officer. Depending on the nature of the suspected compromise, your IT security officer could be with the HoC. It could also be your DSO or your political party CIO.

Last Updated: Nov. 2, 2022
Date Published: Aug. 13, 2019
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Cyber Defence, Identity and Passwords, Learning, Your Privacy Online
Federal

"This cyber security playbook guides elections authorities on anticipating, mitigating, and responding to threats that are specific to Canada’s democratic processes. This playbook introduces baseline cyber security measures and best practices that you can implement to improve your organization’s security profile. This playbook also provides a set of standards to reference as elections authorities continue to improve current systems and implement new ones. The guidance in this document is based on information gathered from various sources and is only intended to provide a set of recommendations that you can implement in addition to your organizational policies and practices.

Last Updated: Nov. 2, 2022
Date Published: Aug. 26, 2020
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Cloud Security, Network Security, Risk Management, Top 10, elections
Federal

This document is part of a suite of documents that focus on each of the top 10 IT security actions recommended in ITSM.10.189 Top 10 IT Security Actions to Protect Internet Connected Networks and Information [1]. While implementing all 10 of the recommended security actions can reduce your organization’s vulnerability to cyber threats, you should review your current cyber security activities to determine whether additional actions are required.

Last Updated: Nov. 2, 2022
Date Published: Feb. 20, 2020
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Cyber Defence, Learning, Risk Management, Top 10
Federal

o Top 10 For Everyone
o Put Your Money Where Your Data Is – Invest In Cyber Security
o CSE’s Assessment On Cyber Threats To Canada’s Democratic Process
o The Forecast On Cloud Computing
o Cyber Hygiene Series: Social Media
o CSE In The Community

Last Updated: Nov. 1, 2018
Date Published: Oct. 2, 2017
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF
Keywords:  Cyber Security, Cyber Threats
Federal

o Don’t Fall Victim to Ransomware: 5 Actions to Protect Your Network
o Cyber Security Event Management Plan
o Treasury Board Secretariat of Canada “Engarde” Exercise
o How Are Your Cyber Hygiene Habits?
o Internet of Things – The Future is Now

Last Updated: Nov. 1, 2018
Date Published: Jun. 7, 2017
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF
Keywords:  Cyber Security, Cyber Threats
Federal

Canadians are targets of cybercrime in many different forms. Here are five practical measures you can take right now on any device to protect yourself against cyber-security breaches. Visit www.cyber.gc.ca for more on any of these steps.

Last Updated: Nov. 2, 2022
Date Published: May 15, 2019
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  campaign, election, candidates, cyber security
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