As called for in the President’s Cybersecurity National Action Plan, the White House, the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and more than 35 companies and NGOs today launched a new internet safety and security campaign, “Lock Down Your Login,” to empower Americans to better protect their online accounts.
Fast-Approaching National Cyber Security Awareness Month Reminds All Digital Citizens That Cybersecurity is a Shared Responsibility
Oct. 1 marks the start of the 13th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). As the two-week countdown to NCSAM begins, the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the co-leaders of NCSAM, along with companies around the globe, are working to improve digital citizens’ awareness of the basic steps needed to stay safer and more secure online.
As the Wall Street Journal and the Today Show report, thieves are stealing miles and points and turning them into cash, gaining access to unsuspecting fliers’ accounts and trading in their hard-earned miles for cash, gifts cards, merchandise or whatever points can buy online.
Yahoo! Inc. just announced a massive data breach that affects some 500 million email accounts. According to the company, account information was stolen from the company's network in late 2014.
The countdown to National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2016 has begun, with October 1 marking the start of the 13th annual event. This far-reaching initiative, co-led by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), helps provide all digital citizens with the tools they need to be safer, more secure and better able to protect their personal information online.
National Cyber Security Alliance Survey Reveals the Complex Digital Lives of American Teens and Parents
A National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) study of online safety attitudes and behaviors released today reveals a complex relationship between American teens and parents.
Many of us woke up to new reports that more than 272 million user names and passwords from major email accounts and other websites had been stolen. According to Reuters, it is one of the biggest stashes of stolen credentials reported in the last two years.
National Cyber Security Alliance and Better Business Bureau Urge Digital Spring Cleaning for All Internet Users
The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and Better Business Bureau (BBB) are encouraging consumers to put cybersecurity top of mind by urging them to make digital devices an additional target of their spring cleaning activities.
Despite a dramatic rise in data breaches, 80 percent of elected and appointed officials and their staff say they do not know if their state has a cyber-emergency incident plan in place, according to a new survey conducted by the Governing Institute and supported by AT&T and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA).