Network Security

CSE provides best-practices and guidance for all Government of Canada departments and agencies on various aspects of network security. This includes identifying and establishing the most appropriate security controls to protect Government of Canada network requirements.

Pub # Title Date Download
ITSM.10.189 Top 10 IT Security Actions to Protect Internet-Connected Networks and Information 2017-09-29 HTML // PDF (0.52 MB)
ITSAP.00.100 Spotting Malicious E-mail Messages 2017-05-12 HTML // PDF (0.68 MB)
ITSP.40.062 Guidance on Securely Configuring Network Protocols 2016-09-13 HTML // PDF (0.57 MB)
ITSB-120 Cross Domain Security Primer 2016-01-21 HTML // PDF (0.11 MB)
ITSB-110 Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise Edition Hardening Configuration Guidance 2015-03-02 HTML // PDF (59.49 KB)
ITSB-89 v3 Top 10 IT Security Actions to Protect Government of Canada Internet-Connected Networks and Information 2015-03-02 HTML // PDF (59.35 KB)
ITSB-67 Cyber Security Considerations for Management - Guidance for the Government of Canada 2013-09-01 HTML // PDF (0.39 MB)
ITSB-98 Java Vulnerability Mitigation - Guidance for the Government of Canada 2013-07-01 HTML // PDF (48.72 KB)
ITSG-41 Security Requirements for Wireless Local Area Networks 2013-03-14 Read more
ITSB-95 Application Whitelisting Explained - IT Security Bulletin for the Government of Canada 2013-01-01 HTML // PDF (0.18 MB)
ITSB-94 Managing and Controlling Administrative Privileges Explained - IT Security Bulletin for the Government of Canada 2013-01-01 HTML // PDF (56.82 KB)
ITSB-96 Security Vulnerabilities and Patches Explained - IT Security Bulletin for the Government of Canada 2013-01-01 HTML // PDF (0.19 MB)
ITSG-33 IT Security Risk Management: A Lifecycle Approach 2012-11-01 Read more
ITSB-79 Guidance for the Communications Security of SECRET Information 2011-07-01 HTML // PDF (1.03 MB)
ITSG-38 Network Security Zoning - Design Considerations for Placement of Services within Zones 2009-05-01 HTML // PDF (1.35 MB)
ITSB-49 Security Bulletin - Keyloggers and Spyware 2008-03-01 HTML // PDF (1.01 MB)
ITSG-22 Baseline Security Requirements for Network Security Zones in the Government of Canada 2007-06-01 HTML // PDF (2.74 MB)

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