Join us in recognizing October as National Cyber Security Awareness Month.
Week 1 (October 3-7): STOP. THINK. CONNECT.: Stop and Think before you Connect.
- Staying safer and more secure #online starts with @STOPTHNKCONNECT. Find basic tips here: https://www.stopthinkconnect.org/tips-advice/general-tips-and-advice
Week 2 (October 10-14): From the Break Room to the Boardroom: Creating a Culture of Cybersecurity in the Workplace
- In the spirit of #CyberAware Month, be sure you know CSU's and Cal State LA's #cybersecurity guidelines here: http://www.calstatela.edu/its/itsecurity/guidelines/
Week 3 (October 17-21): Recognizing and Combating Cybercrime
- IdentityTheft.gov is a one-stop resource for reporting and recovering from #IDtheft. Spread the word during #CyberAware Month!
- Fight #cybercrime during #CyberAware Month by reporting scams using @BBB_US’ scam tracker: https://www.bbb.org/scamtracker/us/
- Be #CyberAware! Not sure where to report a #cybercrime? The @FBI IC3 accepts #Internet #crime complaints at https://www.ic3.gov/default.aspx.
- Increased interconnectivity brings increased risk of #cybercrime. Learn what @cyber is doing to combat it: https://www.dhs.gov/topic/combating-cyber-crime #CyberAware
Week 4 (October 24-28): Our Continuously Connected Lives: What’s Your “Apptitude”
- What’s your “Apptitude?” Enjoy #mobile apps while maintaining #onlinesafety w/ @ITRCSD’s fact sheet: http://www.idtheftcenter.org/index.php/Fact-Sheets/fs-147.html
Week 5: (October 31): Building Resilience in Critical Systems
- The #Internet underlies nearly every aspect of our lives, keeping crucial systems like electricity & transport up & running. #CyberAware
STOP - Before using the Internet, take time to understand the risks and learn how to spot potential problems.
THINK - Take a moment to ensure the path ahead is clear. Watch for warning signs and consider how your actions online could impact your safety, or your family's.
CONNECT - Enjoy the Internet with confidence, knowing you have taken the right steps to safeguard yourself and your computer.