The increased use of smartphones, social media and connected toys comes with increased vulnerability. October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month and Symantec is proud to support the National Cyber Security Alliance as a 2018 Champion. This annual awareness campaign encourages individuals and businesses to take action towards protecting themselves from cyber threats. This week we’re focusing on making our homes safe internet havens and keeping our families protected.
Kicking Off NCSAM with Online Safety Basics: One Simple Step Can Greatly Improve Your Home’s Online Safety
We will kickoff NCSAM with internet safety basics. Think about it, as kids we learned to look both ways before crossing the street and to always wear your safety belt in the car. Today, there are also simple life lessons that should be applied online.
As a parent, I know how frustrating it can get at times when dealing with today’s fast-changing technology and how overwhelming it can feel to keep our kids safe and secure online. The key to surviving today isn’t so much about monitoring as it is about education.
It's easier than you think for companies and business leaders to overlook cybersecurity. Unfortunately, the nature of the threat means some of the biggest worries for your organization might actually be out in plain sight. Here are six kinds of cybersecurity risks that are regularly overlooked.
#CyberAware is a monthly family-friendly update from the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA). This month, we’re sharing the latest information and resources for National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), highlighting tips for a safe summer online and addressing the issue of student privacy.