CyberSprints

Our lineup of experts have answered your questions! If you have questions about cybersafety in the classroom, how to become a cybersecurity expert, what university and college security courses are available, how privacy laws get made, do scammers ever get caught, how to protect your Fortnite skins and Minecraft worlds, our experts have provided the answers.

Watch to learn:

  • What is a cybersafety educator?
  • Should girls consider cyber careers?
  • Why is cybersafety education important?

Watch to learn:

  • How fraudsters are targeting young people specifically.
  • How the CAFC works with RCMP and other law enforcement agencies.
  • Where to report scam attempts when you see them.

Watch to learn:

  • What is the NAOC and what do they do to protect Canadians?
  • What is disinformation and how is it used?
  • What can kids do about online disinformation?

Watch to learn:

  • What is an IT lawyer?
  • How does an IT lawyer help protect people.
  • What do you need to know to become an IT lawyer?

Watch to learn:

  • How BuildingU involves high school students in cyber security.
  • A student’s perspective on cybersafety.
  • A student’s take on what’s important for kids to know about cybersafety.

Watch to learn:

  • The CSE – why it’s so cool and a bit mysterious.
  • ‘White Hat’ hacking – is it legal?
  • How to become an international spy!

Watch to learn:

  • What teachers should consider before using an app in the classroom.
  • What role does the OIPC play in public education?
  • What can parents and students do if they are concerned about the collection of personal information?

Watch to learn:

  • Do cyber criminals ever get caught?
  • How are police officers trained on cyber security?
  • What to do if you see a scam attempt.

Watch to learn:

  • About the Cyber Titan program across Canada.
  • How students can learn more about cybersecurity and why they should.
  • How to be a hacker and get away with it!

Watch to learn:

  • Are schools allowed to collect your personal information?
  • Are there privacy laws in Canada or in Ontario?
  • Can you see the information your school has collected about you?

Watch to learn:

  • What does a cybersecurity expert do all day?
  • How do you put a dent in cyber crime?
  • How is corporate cybersecurity similar to personal cybersafety?

Watch to learn:

  • Cookies
  • VPNs
  • Captcha
  • Viruses
  • Security for phones
  • Parental controls

Watch to learn:

  • Online gaming safety
  • Social media account security
  • Cyber safety at school
  • The #1 thing young people need to know about cyber safety