News https://cyber.gc.ca/webservice/en/rss/news en Health sector: protect yourself from cyber threats The Cyber Centre has assessed that the COVID-19 pandemic presents an elevated level of risk to the cyber security of Canadian health organizations involved in the national response to the pandemic. Protect yourself with this advice. https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/health-sector-protect-yourself-cyber-threats Fri, 29 May 2020 19:20:08 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/health-sector-protect-yourself-cyber-threats Staying cyber-healthy during COVID-19 isolation Staying cyber-healthy during COVID-19 isolation https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/staying-cyber-healthy-during-covid-19-isolation Wed, 18 Mar 2020 21:30:09 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/staying-cyber-healthy-during-covid-19-isolation Statement on Equifax Data Breach The Communications Security Establishment (CSE) is aware of the U.S. Justice Department’s criminal charges in relation to the Equifax data breach. https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/statement-equifax-data-breach Tue, 18 Feb 2020 16:47:07 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/statement-equifax-data-breach REMINDER: Cyber Security Awareness and Business Continuity Best Practices https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/reminder-cyber-security-awareness-and-business-continuity-best-practices Wed, 08 Jan 2020 20:04:33 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/reminder-cyber-security-awareness-and-business-continuity-best-practices Statement on Critical Vulnerabilities Affecting Microsoft Windows Operating Systems https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/statement-critical-vulnerabilities-affecting-microsoft-windows-operating-systems Thu, 15 Aug 2019 11:55:02 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/statement-critical-vulnerabilities-affecting-microsoft-windows-operating-systems Statement on the Capital One data breach The Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (Cyber Centre) is aware of a reported data breach of Capital One Financial Corporation. https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/statement-capital-one-data-breach Wed, 31 Jul 2019 15:10:01 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/statement-capital-one-data-breach 2019 Update on Cyber Threats to Canada’s Democratic Process https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/2019-update-cyber-threats-canadas-democratic-process Mon, 08 Apr 2019 13:31:25 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/2019-update-cyber-threats-canadas-democratic-process Fact Sheet for Canadian Voters: Online Influence Activities Fact sheet for Canadian voters on online influence activities https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/fact-sheet-canadian-voters-online-influence-activities Tue, 26 Feb 2019 13:41:01 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/fact-sheet-canadian-voters-online-influence-activities Fact sheet for Canadian political campaigns: Protect yourself online Fact sheet for Canadian political campaigns and how to protect yourself online. https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/fact-sheet-canadian-political-campaigns-protect-yourself-online Tue, 26 Feb 2019 13:00:13 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/fact-sheet-canadian-political-campaigns-protect-yourself-online Advisory: Automated Phone Scams We have recently been made aware of suspicious automated telephone calls being made to Canadian businesses. https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/advisory-automated-phone-scams Tue, 15 Jan 2019 19:45:56 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/advisory-automated-phone-scams Statement on the Marriott/Starwood Hotels Data Breach Statement on the Marriott/Starwood Hotels Data Breach https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/statement-marriottstarwood-hotels-data-breach Fri, 30 Nov 2018 16:21:23 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/statement-marriottstarwood-hotels-data-breach Fake Social Media Accounts Used for Phishing https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/fake-social-media-accounts-used-phishing Wed, 07 Nov 2018 19:17:19 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/fake-social-media-accounts-used-phishing Remembrance Day Blog Post This year marks a particularly poignant day of Remembrance as it is the 100th anniversary of the Armistice that brought an end to the First World War. https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/remembrance-day-blog-post Wed, 07 Nov 2018 13:50:18 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/remembrance-day-blog-post CSE’s Security Review Program for 3G/4G/LTE in Canadian Telecommunications Networks https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/cses-security-review-program-3g4glte-canadian-telecommunications-networks Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:07:30 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/cses-security-review-program-3g4glte-canadian-telecommunications-networks Cyber Security Considerations for Contracting With Managed Service Providers The Department of Homeland Security in the United States is reminding users to take precautions when using Managed Service Providers (MSPs) because of an ongoing campaign by Advanced Persistent Threat actors to infiltrate networks. https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/cyber-security-considerations-contracting-managed-service-providers Wed, 03 Oct 2018 14:51:39 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/cyber-security-considerations-contracting-managed-service-providers Official Statement of the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security - Facebook data breach Last week, Facebook notified the public of a data breach affecting almost 50 million accounts. The breach, which took place on September 25, 2018, was the result of attackers exploiting a vulnerability in Facebook’s code. https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/official-statement-canadian-centre-cyber-security-facebook-data-breach Tue, 02 Oct 2018 15:03:49 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/official-statement-canadian-centre-cyber-security-facebook-data-breach The Minister of National Defence Announces the Launch of the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/minister-national-defence-announces-launch-canadian-centre-cyber-security-0 Mon, 01 Oct 2018 12:52:37 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/minister-national-defence-announces-launch-canadian-centre-cyber-security-0 New Cyber Security Strategy bolsters cyber safety, innovation and prosperity https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/new-cyber-security-strategy-bolsters-cyber-safety-innovation-and-prosperity Tue, 12 Jun 2018 04:00:00 +0000 https://cyber.gc.ca/en/news/new-cyber-security-strategy-bolsters-cyber-safety-innovation-and-prosperity