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October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Mark International Cybersecurity Awareness Month with tips on minimizing risks that can show up in our everyday socializing, learning and working online.

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Prizes and contests

Students, faculty and staff have a chance to win great prizes this year! 

Check your eligibility and how to win on the:

$100 Amazon eGift Cards 
(30 prizes)

$50 Skip the Dishes Gift Cards
(100 prizes)

Grand prize: 13.3” Google Pixelbook Go (1 prize)

Choose Your Own Adventure games

Navigating Your Own Path interactive storyline

The cybersafety landscape at our university

infographic - The cybersafety landscape at our university

As many as 1 million account password-guessing attempts are logged by Ryerson each week. Each month, the university prevents 1 million connections from email systems known to send harmful messages. We reject close to 3 million monthly email delivery attempts from suspicious servers using invalid delivery methods to reach Ryerson users. On a daily basis, up to 200 emails with harmful attachments are blocked from reaching Ryerson users.