What We Do

The Canadian Shared Security Operations Centre (CanSSOC) project was developed to investigate the frequency and complexity of cyber security threats facing higher education institutions. This innovative project is a proof of concept (POC).

Through a collaboration between six Canadian universities, a proof of concept to explore the feasibility of a Shared Security Operations Centre for higher education in Canada is currently underway.

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Stakeholder Engagement

Collaborating with stakeholders and cyber security experts is an important part of the CanSSOC project. Strategic partners are needed to support a number of the project’s priorities.

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Protecting hundreds of thousands of devices, critical data and the people affected by potential cyber security breaches.

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Expand Your Knowledge

Want to learn more about CanSSOC? Check out these various resources to find out how this innovative initiative is helping higher education institutions detect and respond to cyber security threats more efficiently and effectively:

Connect With Us

For more information on project status and updates and/or to express interest in future participation opportunities, contact us at: CanSSOC@utoronto.ca.