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Research Data Security at UWinnipeg

Mon. Jun. 1, 2020

Want to learn more about how to protect your research data
Check out our *new* Research Data Security FAQ, a resource geared specifically to UWinnipeg researchers, with helpful answers to your most frequently asked questions, including:
  • What is the risk level of my data?
  • Is a password-protected laptop a secure place to store my data?
  • What is encryption? When and how should I encrypt my data?
  • What is cloud storage? Is it safe to store my data in the cloud? 
  • Is it safe to store my data on mobile devices such as cell phones or USB keys? 
  • What is the difference between wireless and wired internet connections? Is one safer? 
  • What is the best way to share data with my co-investigators at other institutions?
Contact Jaime Orr, Research Data Management Librarian, for any and all inquiries about secure research data management, at j.orr@uwinnipeg.ca.