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December 7, 2018

December 7, 2018

Ho Ho Ho!

It’s that time of the year again when everybody will be busy buying gifts for their near and dear ones, and many people will be on a spending spree.  Since the weather is not on a friendly side and with the option of online shopping, a lot of us would prefer to stay cozy at home and use online shopping to get what we need.

November 7, 2018

November 9, 2018


You will soon start seeing short links pointing to in campus communications very soon and they can be trusted.

November 7, 2018



Phishing is one of the most common methods for cyber criminals to access your personal information.  They lure you into clicking on links to malicious content, try to convince you to share your password, or try to infect your system with malware. The people who do this pose as representatives of trusted, well-known organizations, and ask for information that will allow them to impersonate their victims.

September 6, 2018

Security Awareness Roadshow Banner

September 6, 2018


August 13, 2018

Back to School

August 17, 2018

Welcome to University of Guelph to all new students, and welcome back to everyone returning from summer break. It is a nervous and exciting time starting a new semester, so to avoid any kind of digital loss, keep cyber security in mind to protect your devices, identity, and personal information.

July 10, 2018

Remote Access

July 1, 2018

May 30, 2018

Summer at the beach

May 30, 2018

Ahh, summer is finally here. Many students will be away from campus during the summer months and many faculty likewise will enjoy some time away.  And the advice is always: be vigilant about wearing sun screen.  No disagreement, but I want to talk about also keeping up your security vigilance during the summer.  We want you to stay safe even while you are away.

May 9, 2018

Important Websites

May 14, 2018

For this blog post I am going to answer a question that literally nobody has ever asked me, but which I think is important to answer...what are the five security-related websites that everyone should know about?

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April 9, 2018


April 6, 2018