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Federal

"o help address the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, governments in Canada are investing millions of dollars into research and development related to combatting current and future outbreaks of COVID-19 and other similar threats.

Cyber threat actors know that there is a lot of pressure on governments, the healthcare sector, and Canadian businesses and academic institutions to help slow the spread of COVID-19, and they are taking advantage of this pandemic to carry out malicious and fraudulent activities. In this case, cyber threat actors are targeting businesses and institutions involved in research and development, and they may even pose as a legitimate business to try to spread misinformation, obtain sensitive information, or gain funding."

Last Updated: Dec. 23, 2020
Date Published: May 7, 2020
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Cyber Defence, Identity and Passwords, Infographics, Remote Access, Network Security, Risk Management, Covid-19
Federal

"The Cyber Centre has seen an increase in reports of malicious actors using the CoronaVirus (COVID-19) in phishing campaigns and malware scams.

The response to COVID-19 is being led by Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC), with support from public health officials and agencies across Canada. For information about COVID-19 please visit the Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Outbreak Update page for the most up to date information."

Last Updated: Dec. 23, 2020
Date Published: Mar. 13, 2020
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Covid-19, phishing
Federal

Threat actors are taking advantage of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as an opportunity to register malicious websites disguised as resources related to COVID-19, such as news and public health updates, maps showing the spread of COVID-19, or even pleas to donate money to charitable campaigns and emergency funds. Threat actors use malicious websites to misinform the public, steal sensitive information, and spread malware to damage or compromise systems and devices.

Last Updated: Dec. 23, 2020
Date Published: May 20, 2020
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Cyber Defence, Risk Management, COVID-19
Provincial

As of June 16, all COVID-19 datasets will be updated weekly on Thursdays by 2pm. This dataset details the percentage of COVID-19 positive patients in hospitals and ICUs for COVID-19 related reasons, and for reasons other than COVID-19. Data includes: * reporting date * percentage of COVID-19 positive patients in hospital admitted for COVID-19 * percentage of COVID-19 positive patients in hospital admitted for other reasons * percentage of COVID-19 positive patients in ICU admitted for COVID-19 * percentage of COVID-19 positive patients in ICU admitted for other reasons Due to incomplete weekend and holiday reporting, data for hospital and ICU admissions are not updated on Sundays, Mondays and the day after holidays. This dataset is subject to change.

Last Updated: Jun. 22, 2022
Date Published: Jan. 11, 2022
Organization: Government of Ontario
Formats: CSV HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Health, Health and wellness
Federal

COVID-19 is a serious health threat, and the situation is evolving daily. The risk will vary between and within communities, but given the increasing number of cases in Canada, the risk to Canadians is considered high.

Last Updated: Jun. 17, 2020
Date Published: Feb. 7, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  coronavirus, corona, virus, 2019 Novel Coronavirus, 2019-nCoV, covid-19, infection, 2019, 2020
Federal

COVID-19 is a new disease not previously identified in humans. Currently there is no vaccine or therapeutic product for COVID-19 that is authorized to treat or prevent the disease. The outbreak of COVID-19 has resulted in a global review of therapies that could be used to treat or prevent the infection. In an effort to facilitate earlier access to a vaccine, or therapeutic product for COVID-19, the Department will expedite the review of any COVID-19 related health product submissions and applications.

Last Updated: Apr. 7, 2020
Date Published: Apr. 3, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19 outbreak, pandemic, vaccine for COVID-19, health product submissions and applications
Provincial

*As of June 16, all COVID-19 datasets will be updated weekly on Thursdays by 2pm. * This dataset reports the daily reported number of deaths involving COVID-19 by fatality type. Learn how the Government of Ontario is helping to keep Ontarians safe during the 2019 Novel Coronavirus outbreak. Data include: * Reporting date of the deaths involving COVID-19 * Total number of deaths involving COVID-19 * Number of deaths with “COVID-19 as the underlying cause of death” * Number of deaths with “COVID-19 contributed but not underlying cause” * Number of deaths where the “Cause of death unknown” or “Cause of death missing” ##Additional Notes * Data are based on net change in COVID-19 deaths for which COVID-19 caused the death reported day over day.

Last Updated: Jun. 22, 2022
Date Published: Mar. 9, 2022
Organization: Government of Ontario
Formats: XLSX CSV HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, health, deaths
Federal

Variant strains of SARS-CoV-2 are emerging that may affect the level of protection provided by currently authorized COVID-19 vaccines. As a result, manufacturers are adapting authorized COVID-19 vaccines to provide protection against infection and disease caused by virus variants.

Last Updated: Jul. 27, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 26, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  coronavirus, COVID-19, pandemic, drugs, medications, vaccines, market authorization, licensing, importing or selling
Federal

The purpose of this document is to assist in planning immunization clinics for COVID-19 vaccines during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Last Updated: Jan. 25, 2021
Date Published: Dec. 12, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Coronavirus, clinic planning, leadership, coordination, immunization, clinic, human resources, communications
Federal

This dataset provides the cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in Canada by jurisdiction, vaccine product, and report date. Variables include:

  • Jurisdiction ID number

  • Jurisdiction

  • Report date

  • Cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered

  • Cumulative number of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine doses administered

  • Cumulative number of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine doses administered

  • Cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine (unknown product) doses administered

  • As of date

  • Update status

For variable definitions, see the data dictionary. For details regarding data sources and limitations, see the technical notes section of the Canadian COVID-19 vaccination coverage report (https://health-infobase.canada.ca/covid-19/vaccination-coverage/technical-notes.html).

Last Updated: Feb. 5, 2021
Date Published: Feb. 5, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  COVID-19, vaccine, vaccination, doses, Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna
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