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Secure your connections

Your networks are the master key to your most important devices and data. Discover the steps you need to take to make sure they stay secure.

Safer connections mean safer devices

Today’s devices are more connected to each other than ever before. Whether they share the same Wi-Fi network or are linked by Bluetooth, they’re all strung together by our networks — and that’s why it’s so important to make sure our networks are secure.

Learn the steps you can take to protect all of your networks, and how you can use them safely once they’re secured.

Private networks

Your computers, phones and other connected devices share a Wi-Fi network. Make sure your network is secure to protect all your devices from getting compromised.

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Private networks
Bluetooth

If hackers can detect your Bluetooth, they can get access to your device. Learn how to take care when using Bluetooth devices like speakers and headphones.

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Bluetooth
VPNs

Learn how to use Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), private servers that create a shield between two devices so you can browse the internet privately and securely.

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VPNs
Firewalls

Firewalls guard your device from other devices trying to access it through the internet. Learn how to pick and maintain a firewall that's right for you.

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Firewalls
Public Wi-Fi

Anyone can connect to public Wi-Fi networks, which makes them flexible, convenient and risky. Learn how to take care when connecting to public Wi-Fi.

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Public Wi-Fi

News and Resources

Video: Device Appreciation Time - Full Season

Video: Device Appreciation Time - Full Season

Watch all your favourite episodes of Device Appreciation Time, the hit series of Cyber Security Awareness Month 2020.

Your frequently asked cyber security questions, answered

Your frequently asked cyber security questions, answered

We answer Canadians’ cyber security questions about managing passwords, safe online shopping, phishing and more.

Is your network holiday-ready?

Is your network holiday-ready?

Before your family and friends arrive this holiday, make sure your home network is secure with these simple steps.

Blogs

Blogs

Read up on the latest cyber threats and tips for keeping yourself, your family and your business cyber safe.

Resources

Resources

Visual learner? Check these out for tips and tricks to keep yourself, your family and your business secure from cyber threats.

Become a champion

Become a champion

Become a Get Cyber Safe champion to help improve internet security for yourself, your organization, and all Canadians.

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