Secure digital services

Canadians rely on the government of Canada secure digital services in a way that protects the information they provide to the government.  Learn about cyber security best practices and how the government is working to protect your data.


Services and information

Secure Cloud

Learn about the direction for secure use of commercial cloud services for Protected B systems.

Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS)

Learn how the Government of Canada provides Canadians the strongest privacy and integrity protection when they access web-based government services.

Password Guidance

Learn about best practices in password-based authentication.

Protect yourself online

Learn about the potential risks of your online activities and how you can stay safe when you are connected.

Digital Operations Strategic Plan: 2018-2022

This Digital Operations Strategic Plan is the third iteration in the Government of Canada's strategic planning process for how we manage technology and technological change in government.

Security Resource Centre

This page provides interpretation of and support for implementing security principles, policies, practices and tools.

Security Policy

The security policy, directives, standards and guidelines aimed at striking a balance that respects individual departmental authorities and responsibilities while ensuring effective and efficient security practices government-wide.

Information Technology Policy Implementation Notice (ITPIN)

Learn about the most recent changes to IT policies that departments and agencies must conform to.

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