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TELUS Wise | Tips to help spot phishing emails

Many online threats, including ransomware and viruses, make their way into our digital lives through scams known as phishing emails. This video offers tips on how to recognize common email scams.

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Google can automatically tell if your passwords were hacked

February 5th, 2019 happens to be Safer Internet Day, and Google is celebrating by releasing an awesome security tool that’s available right away for all Chrome browser users. What does it do?

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2018 Smart Social Campaign – free resources for schools and youth

With issues like cyberbullying, sexting and identity theft becoming more frequent, along with the fact that teenagers (and young adults) are least likely to use safe online practices despite being the heaviest users of social media, we believe it’s important to continue educating our youth on staying safe online. In support of this endeavour, we […]

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March is Fraud Prevention Month

March is Fraud Prevention Month across Canada and a great reminder to keep your digital household clean. To help you protect against identity theft and fraud you should regularly check your privacy and permission settings, change your passwords often, review and verify your ‘friends’ lists, and deactivate online accounts you no longer use. Check out […]

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