Posts in Guidance
National CyberSecurity Awareness Month – October 2019

National Cyber Security Alliance

“Under the overarching theme of ‘Own IT. Secure IT. Protect IT.’, the 16th annual National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) is focused on encouraging personal accountability and proactive behavior in security best practices and digital privacy. It is also focused on drawing attention to careers in cybersecurity. ”

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Protecting Against Ransomware

DHS, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
CISA Security Tip ST19-001, April 11, 2019

What is ransomware? – How does ransomware work? – How is ransomware delivered? – What can I do to protect my data and networks? – What can I do to prevent ransomware infections? – How do I respond to a ransomware infection? – What do I do if my computer is infected with ransomware?

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How to Update All Your Gear (For Safety!)

Wired.com, Mar. 13, 2017
By Brian Barrett

“This week’s WikiLeaks revelations, which showed that the CIA can compromise a huge range of devices, shouldn’t send you into paroxysms of fear over your smartphone. It should, though, be a solid reminder that one of the best ways to keep yourself safe from hackers is also one of the simplest: Update your gear.“

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