Identity theft is a major problem in Canada and around the world. We all need to take measures to protect our personal information from being lost or stolen and used for fraudulent and criminal purposes. The University has many controls in place to reduce the possibility of identity theft within its systems, but there are things that you can do as well. The following resources provide important information you should know.
(Queen's ITS) Phishing is Online Identity Theft
(Consumer Protection Ontario) How to avoid or recover from identity theft
(RCMP) Identity Theft and Identity Fraud