October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month!

//October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month!

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month!

With everyone using the internet to engage others via social media, play your favorite movie, or purchase the next big thing, it is becoming more important than ever to make sure you’re staying safe online.

Here are some tips for staying safe online.

Regularly Perform Updates

Make sure you are regularly checking for updates and performing them when necessary. Regularly update your security software, browser, and operating system. And remember: your smart phone and tablets need to be updated too!

Regularly Perform Updates

Make sure you are regularly checking for updates and performing them when necessary. Regularly update your security software, browser, and operating system. And remember: your smart phone and tablets need to be updated too!

Protect Your Login

Usernames and passwords are not always enough to protect important accounts such as email, online banking, and social media. You can improve the security of your account by enabling strong authentication tools such as biometrics or a one-time code.

Protect Your Login

Usernames and passwords are not always enough to protect important accounts such as email, online banking, and social media. You can improve the security of your account by enabling strong authentication tools such as biometrics or a one-time code.

Be Careful What You Share

Before posting about yourself online, take a moment to consider what the post reveals, who might see it, and how it might be perceived.

Be Careful What You Share

Before posting about yourself online, take a moment to consider what the post reveals, who might see it, and how it might be perceived.

Back Up

Protect any work, music, photos, and other digital data from being lost by creating an electronic copy and storing it somewhere safe.

Back Up

Protect any work, music, photos, and other digital data from being lost by creating an electronic copy and storing it somewhere safe.

Protect Your Personal Information

Your personal information is valuable. Protect it by being selective about who gets this information and how it is collected through apps and websites.

Protect Your Personal Information

Your personal information is valuable. Protect it by being selective about who gets this information and how it is collected through apps and websites.

Secure Your Router

Make sure you set a strong password for your Wi-Fi router. Name your network in a way that doesn't let people know that its your house.

Secure Your Router

Make sure you set a strong password for your Wi-Fi router. Name your network in a way that doesn’t let people know that its your house.

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, held annually in October, is co-led by the National Cyber Security Alliance
and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

To learn more about National Cybersecurity Awareness Month and the NCSA, visit https://staysafeonline.org/ncsam/

2018-10-10T14:38:42+00:00