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#BeCyberSmart October is Cybersecurity awareness month with digital brain

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is Cybersecurity Awareness month! This year’s theme is “Do Your Part: #BeCyberSmart.”

This year’s events raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity and provide our campus members with the information and tools they need to be more safe and secure online. All will be held Wednesdays noon-1pm on Zoom.

Events

  • Oct 6: “Securing Your Home Work Environment” presented by Sean Bossinger and Jason Erdmann. Learn how to keep your data protected whether you’re working at home or from the office.
  • Oct 13: “Hot Hacks and Scams” presented by Allen Monette and Bridget Bartell. Discover the type of scams cyber criminals are running to try to hack into your systems.
  • Oct 27: “Better Cybersecurity Through Inclusive Language and Practices” presented by Amanda Thornton and Jason Erdmann. Learn how terminology and practices in the cyber world are changing for the better by becoming more inclusive and respectful.

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