The campaign is divided into weekly themes. Each week throughout October, we’ll be focusing on the different ways we’ve been able to live our lives online, and offer advice to help keep people cyber safe.
October 3 - 9
WEEK 1: STAYING IN TOUCH
With the increase in online activity, you can't always be sure who you are talking to. Know the signs of phishing so you can spot a scammer:
We are sharing more personal information online than ever before, which means there's more for cyber criminals to steal. Learn how to protect yourself and your personal information from cyber criminals who are trying to steal your digital identity:
Your accounts hold so much info about you! Keep details to yourself by using strong and unique passphrases for every account:
Source: Get Cyber Safe
Get Cyber Safe is a public awareness campaign led by the Communications Security Establishment, with advice from its Canadian Centre for Cyber Security, to inform Canadians about the simple steps they can take to stay safe online. Get Cyber Safe is the Canadian lead for Cyber Security Awareness Month (CSAM).
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