Cybersecurity, or protecting computers and computer networks from cyber criminals and other malicious actors, can be complex and confusing for many of us. To help you with understanding some of the more recent cybersecurity challenges that face us today, the below information resources are provided.
FTC Consumer Information – The Equifax Data Breach: What to Do
Krebs on Security – Latest on Equifax Breach
US DHS, DOJ, and DHHS – Ransomware—What It Is and What To Do About It
Center for Internet Security – MS-ISAC Security Primer – Ransomware
Krebs on Security – Latest on Ransomware
Identity Theft (Tax-Related)
Internal Revenue Service – Taxpayer Guide to Identity Theft
Real Future (YouTube) – This is How Hackers Hack You Using Simple Social Engineering (2:29)
CNN Money (YouTube) – Watch This Hacker Break Into a Company (2:55)
Cybersecurity Awareness Training Videos
Here are some courses on cybersecurity awareness training. The below products are excellent resources that explains the do’s and don’ts of the internet and for increasing your level of cyber safety when connected.
Small Business Administration – Cybersecurity Training
Cyber Security and Information Systems Information Analysis Center (CSIAC) – Cyber Awareness Videos
- Encryption Tutor – Part 1 Part 2 Part 3
- Personally Identifiable Information (PII) – What is it?
- Malware Differences
- Social Engineering – Don’t be Fooled!
- Password Tips
- More Phishing
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