Cyber threats and elections


The Cyber Centre works to safeguard federal elections to protect democracy in Canada. This page offers training resources, tailored advice and guidance publications and additional services for voters, political parties, and election authorities.

Reports on cyber threats

Guidance for election authorities

Guidance for political parties

Guidance for all Canadians


  • Cyber security briefing for Canadian elections (ITLC 612)
    Self-paced 30-60 minute online course offering Canadian democratic institutions the tools and knowledge needed to make educated decisions about securing their IT infrastructure. This course requires a Learning Hub account in order to view it.

Additional resources

Report a cyber incident

Reporting a cyber incident helps the Cyber Centre keep Canada and Canadians safe online. Your information will enable us to provide cyber security advice, guidance and services.

Get Cyber Safe

Get Cyber Safe is a national public awareness campaign created to inform Canadians about cyber security and the simple steps they can take to protect themselves online.

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