IT security

Data Privacy Cartoon Caption Contest

Published: 15Feb2018

How clever are you when it comes to data privacy?...

Live from LinkedIn: Data Privacy Day 2018

25Jan201813:30

On Thursday, January 25th, the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) will mark Data Privacy Day 2018 with a virtual event streamed live from LinkedIn in San Francisco./itCategory: IT Services

Save the Date: January 28th is Data Privacy Day

28Jan2018

January 28th is Data Privacy Day. Data Privacy Day is an international effort which began in the United States and Canada in January 2008 as an extension of the Data Protection Day celebration in...

KRACK Attack: Serious flaw in WiFi Protected Access II (WPA2) has been discovered

Published: 17Oct2017

A vulnerability with WiFi protected access II (WPA2) has been identified. The form of attack has been labeled KRACK (Key Reinstallation AttaCKs). What does this mean?

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month!

Published: 16Oct2017

Cyber Security is everyone’s business! As such, McGill’s IT Services is offering a number of activities over the coming weeks as an opportunity to help raise awareness about cyber security and the...

Heartbleed: reset your McGill Password

Published: 14May2014

In April, we emailed you about the Heartbleed vulnerability and its potential impact on McGill. All of McGill’s central IT systems have been evaluated, and updates were applied where needed. As a...

McGill IT Security Awareness: “IT Staff” – this week’s featured module

Published: 20Mar2017

The SANS Video Library, a course offering in the McGill IT Security Awareness Training program, includes a set of short videos, newsletters, and links to resources concerning IT Security.  ...

Share your phishing stories with us

Published: 23Oct2015

Article from the McGill Reporter, posted on Tuesday, October 20, 2015...

Warning: Phishing email with subject "WEBMAIL ACCOUNT UPDATE"

Published: 29Oct2013

An email is currently circulating with the subject: "WEBMAIL ACCOUNT UPDATE". A sample of this email is shown below.   Please delete this email immediately! It does NOT come from a McGill source.

McGill IT Security Awareness: “Encryption” – this week’s featured module

Published: 24Nov2016

The SANS Video Library, the latest course offering in the McGill IT Security Awareness Training program, includes a set of short videos and newsletters concerning IT Security.  ...

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