Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2021 is this October and the department of OCIS encourage all users to own their role in protecting themselves and their connected devices. The theme this year is "Do Your Part. #BeCyberSmart." The website consists of general information, tips, and best practices on protecting yourself online, your digital home devices. Our goal is to help you make the most of today's technology safely and securely.
Welcome to the first week of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). This week, we focus on how you can “Be Cyber Smart” by better protecting yourself in cyberspace and taking proactive steps to enhance your security online. At a time when we are more connected than ever, being “cyber smart” is of the utmost importance.
The following CUNY resources will help keep you safe:
You can find the following tip sheets on the National Cyber Security Awareness Month Publications site:
Facts and Figures:
Welcome to Week 2 of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, which focuses on “Fight the Phish.” Today, phishing attacks account for more than 80 percent of reported security incidents. It is important to spot and report phishing attempts to prevent ransomware and other malware attacks. Think before you click on any suspicious emails, links or attachments and make sure to report any suspicious emails if you can!
You can find tip sheets with information on the following topics on the National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Publications site:
In particular, the following tip sheets can help you identify and address phishing attempts:
Facts and Figures:
Welcome to the third week of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. This week we focus on “Explore. Experience. Share.” which emphasizes Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week. This is a week-long campaign that inspires and promotes the exploration of cybersecurity careers. Whether it's students or those seeking a career change, the dynamic field of cybersecurity is rapidly growing and has something for everyone.