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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: and visit Federal Trade Commission Consumer Information for Online Security:


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Federal Trade Commission Consumer Information for Online Security:

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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.

Anti Phishing Software:



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


Hi-Tech Organized Crime Unit Targets Online Drug Traffickers


FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION Online Security Information

Free Cyber Security Training Course

Free Cyber Security eBooks

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