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Cyber Security Awareness
October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Although only 1 month is recognized as such, good cybersecurity practices should be incorporated all year round. For more information on how to do that visit news & tips and: https://www.staysafeonline.org and visit Federal Trade Commission Consumer Information for Online Security: https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/topics/online-security
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Federal Trade Commission Consumer Information for Online Security: https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/topics/online-security
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WHAT IS PHISHING?
Phishing is the fraudulent attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details, often for malicious reasons, by disguising as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phishing
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WHAT IS RANSOMWARE?
Ransomware is a type of malicious software from cryptovirology that threatens to publish the victim's data or perpetually block access to it unless a ransom is paid.
Incidents of Ransomware on the Rise: Protect Yourself and Your Organization
Building a Digital Defense Against Ransomware at Home
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Free Cyber Security Training Course
Free Cyber Security eBooks