From white papers to corporate reports, all the information you need about .CA and our industry.
Below you’ll find all of CIRA’s resource publications, from white papers to corporate reports, arranged by newest publication first. Looking for a specific resource? You can use the search bar to the right, as well as trigger a list by publication type.
The lifecycle of a .CA domain name
Published June 2014, this document provides the background briefing on the International Telecommunications Union (ITU)
As well as invaluable tools for keeping in touch with our friends, families and our work, mobile devices have become an increasingly big part of how we access the Internet. Unfortunately, while many smartphones are nearly as powerful as computers, we often don’t use the same caution with them as we do with our computers—and they often don’t have the privacy and security safeguards that come built into computers. As well, the fact that we’re never far from our mobile devices can bring a host of opportunities for us to be distracted and to make poor choices.
For most of us, the Internet has become an indispensable part of our social lives: we use it to keep up with old friends, keep in touch with our families and meet new people. Unfortunately, not all online interactions are as positive as these. This tip sheet will explain some of the issues we face when we socialize online and provide tips for dealing with them.
Canadian Internet Forum 2014 Factsheet-Digital Policy Environment and Canadian Business
Report on Canadian interest in Internet governance
Malware is a general term to describe destructive programs that can harm your computer or any other device that connects to the Internet, including smart phones, mp3 players and tablets. As well as avoiding risky activities, you can reduce the risk of infecting your system in several important ways.