The Evolution of Cybersecurity: Where Did This All Begin?

The Evolution of Cybersecurity: Where Did This All Begin?

Author: Jeslyn Guo Before computers and the internet, cybersecurity did not exist. Prior to the 1970s, words that we hear so much about today such as hacking, ransomware, and viruses did not have meaning. Over the years, modern technology and cybercrime have caused...
What is Big Data?

What is Big Data?

Author: Jeslyn Guo In the world of technology, you have likely come across the phrase big data. But what really is big data? How does it intersect with business and society? In simple terms, big data is what it sounds like; large volumes of data that are complex to...
What is Java and What Can De Do With It?

What is Java and What Can De Do With It?

Author: Jeslyn Guo In the programming world, we often hear people talking about the various coding languages that are available, such as Python, Java, HTML, C/C++, and much more. But what really is Java and what is it used for in the real world? Java is a programming...
Voting in the Digital Age

Voting in the Digital Age

Author: Jeslyn Guo Democracy is defined first and foremost by fair and free elections. The election system works when citizens have confidence that their opinion will be heard, and their vote will make a difference. Whether at a local or federal level, the security of...

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Week 3 and Week 4

Author: Jeslyn Guo October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month! In our previous article (make this a link to the previous article), we detailed the history behind this national event. Additionally, we discussed critical information about Week 1: Be Cyber Smart...
October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Author: Jeslyn Guo 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....