Using your mobile device securely .: D97-1/1-2016E-PDF

"As an employee of the Government of Canada (GC) your mobile device provides a convenient and flexible way to work anywhere or at anytime. While mobile devices play a vital role in the day-to-day operations of GC departments and agencies, their use also poses a threat to GC information and networks. Mobile devices are attractive targets that provide unique opportunities for threat actors intent on gathering information because they can contain vast amounts of sensitive government and personal information. A compromised device has the potential to allow unauthorized access to your departmental network, placing not only your own information at risk, but also that of the department. It is important for all GC employees to remember that Canada is an attractive target for cyber-threat actors due to its wealth, resources, and diplomatic relationships"-- p. [1].

Permanent link to this Catalogue record:

Publication information
Department/Agency Canada.Communications Security Establishment (Canada)
Title Using your mobile device securely .
Series title Awareness series ; ITSAP.00.001
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document

Archived Content

Archived information is provided for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It is not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards and has not been altered or updated since it was archived. Please contact the authoring department to request a format other than those available.

Note: The URLs contained in this/these document(s) may no longer be functional
Having trouble opening this document?
Note(s) "June 2016."
Title from caption.
Issued also in HTML format.
Issued also in French under title: Utiliser son dispositif mobile en toute sécurité.
Publishing information [Ottawa] : Communications Security Establishment, 2016.
Description [2] p. (un-numbered pages).
Catalogue number
  • D97-1/1-2016E-PDF
Subject terms Computer security, Federal government, Risk management

Date modified: