Cyberspace has become all pervasive. Every facet of a modern life has elements of cyberspace embedded in it. Therefore securing the cyberspace has become a necessity, which can no more be wished away. This space collate the news and views affecting the security of our cyberspace.
The federal government is set to unveil a national campaign aimed at stopping cyber crime and helping Canadians protect themselves online.
One advertisement offers tips on secure passwords, while another shows a woman deleting an email that says she's won the lottery.
The new ads also publicize Public Safety Canada's website getcybersafe.ca, which offers a range of tips about cyber security and aims to educate people about dangers such as phishing, where fraudsters masquerading as co-workers or bank employees try to obtain sensitive information.