October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

As October rolls around, it’s once again time for National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. In 2021, we celebrate the eighteenth year that this national campaign has been run in an effort to increase awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) work in collaboration to ensure that people have adequate resources to be safe and interact securely online.

What is Ethical Hacking?

Ethical hacking is an authorized attempt to gain access to a computer system, network, or device. Ethical hackers, commonly known as white hat hackers, attempt to replicate the methods and actions of malicious hackers and help to identify vulnerabilities in a system. These security experts assist in identifying areas of a system that can be improved before a malicious hacker can take advantage of any vulnerabilities.

Life Saving Technology: Medical Device Security

Advanced medical devices have increasingly become connected to hospital networks and the internet. While these high-tech devices come with many benefits and have greatly improved healthcare, they also come with cybersecurity risks. There are a few main types of medical devices that are widely used.

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What is Big Data?

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Voting in the Digital Age

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