Cyber Security Awareness Month

October marks Cyber Security Awareness Month (CSAM), an internationally recognized campaign to inform the public of the importance of cyber security. This campaign is focused on helping all Canadians be more secure online, by being informed and knowing the simple steps to take to protect themselves, their families, their workplace and their devices.

As in past years, weekly themes throughout the month highlight different aspects of cyber security. This year’s campaign themes are:

October 2019 campaign themes
Weeks Dates Themes
Week 1 October 1-6, 2019 How cyber threats work
Week 2 October 7-13, 2019 How cyber threats affect you
Week 3 October 14-20, 2019 How to protect yourself online
Week 4 October 21-27, 2019 How to protect your small business
Week 5 October 28-31, 2019 How we can work together
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