October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
Each year, the NCSAM provides the public with information on staying safe in an online world.
Weekly themes are as follows:
Week 1: Oct. 1–5: Make Your Home a Haven for Online Safety
Week 2: Oct. 8–12: Millions of Rewarding Jobs: Educating for a Career in Cybersecurity
Week 3: Oct. 15–19: It’s Everyone’s Job to Ensure Online Safety at Work
Week 4: Oct. 22–26: Safeguarding the Nation’s Critical Infrastructure
Online safety basics can be found here, or explore how to better secure your devices.
You can also check out our Cybersecurity and Online Privacy and Security Research Guides.
To join the conversation, use the hashtag #chatstc and #CyberAware or follow NCSAM on Twitter @StaySafeOnline or Facebook.
–Written by Maria Bagshaw, Reference/Instruction Librarian