Resources

Information Security

Got caught in a phishing attempt? Not sure how to protect data while travelling? Not sure how to create a strong password? 

See the Information Security webpage for more information on this and more!

Technology Assessment

Thinking of acquiring new software or hardware? Thinking of outsourcing a service, maybe to a cloud service provider? The Technology Assessment team consists of experts in privacy, information security, enterprise architecture, risk, legal and procurement and can help you in defining needs and conducting due diligence and will help ensure the university is protected by ensuring compliance and mitigating risk. More information about the team, its purpose and process can be found on the Technology Assessment website

Mobile Devices

ICT has information on mobile device security. The Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Saskatchewan has also published helpful tips on mobile device security.

Confidential Shredding

The university has a preferred provider for confidential shredding services.

Training

The Access and Privacy Officer would be happy to meet with you or your unit to provide training or discuss access and privacy and any issues or questions specific to your unit. Please contact privacy@usask.ca to arrange a training session or meeting. Training sessions usually involve a 30 minute presentation followed by 20-30 minutes of questions and discussion. 

The Access and Privacy Branch of the Ministry of Justice provides training and resources to government bodies and local authorities. Please see their Access and Privacy Course for Saskatchewan Local Authorities

The Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Saskatchewan also offers webinars and other resources