Cybersecurity Awareness Month
As a champion of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, WiCyS is proud to support our Tier 1 strategic partners in hosting various events throughout the month with the theme of “See Yourself in Cyber”.
Community College Pathways to Cybersecurity Success
The demand for cybersecurity talent continues to grow and an increasing number of community colleges are joining the effort to address this critical workforce need. Join us for an inspiring and informative fireside chat with Ann Johnson, Microsoft Corporate Vice President – Security, Compliance, & Identity @ Microsoft – a former community college student – and WiCyS […]
Google Webinar | Securing Open Source: Hidden in Plain Sight
No matter your workspace, you likely rely on open source code. In this webinar WiCyS strategic partner Google will introduce the open source software ecosystem and how it underpins the security of a majority of software systems today. We’ll discuss the unique types of attacks, the challenges in preventing them, and current progress towards solutions. We’ll close by […]
Sandia National Laboratories Webinar | Sorting Out the Alphabet Soup
America needs well-trained professionals working in cybersecurity roles. These IT professionals are critical in private industry and the government for the security of individuals and our nation. In this webinar WiCyS […]
Microsoft Webinar | Behind the Scenes with Microsoft Security Panel
Join this interactive panel discussion where you will learn the most unique cybersecurity training and awareness programs internally at Microsoft, groundbreaking security research being conducted day in and day out, […]
Cisco Webinar | How to Secure Your Mobile Device
Thanks to smartphones, access to sensitive information now easily fits in the palms of our hands. This offers many benefits, but this also creates risk. Bad actors are increasingly taking […]
SentinelOne Webinar | Understanding Cyber Threats
In this webinar WiCyS strategic partner SentinelOne will explain one of the top five cyber threats, how and why they are, and how we can prevent them. Can’t make it […]
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31 days of 31 acronyms
The acronyms in cybersecurity are endless. To help clear some confusion, WiCyS is showcasing 31 days of 31 cybersecurity acronyms. Keep an eye on the WiCyS social media pages to see and share them!
Strong passwords and password managers aren’t enough to keep bad cyber actors from compromising your accounts. For Cybersecurity Awareness Month, we’re following the Cybersecurity Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) lead by encouraging others and reminding ourselves to have #MoreThanAPassword set up on all devices and platforms. Multi-Factor Authentication or Two Step Authentication is a freely available feature on most platforms and could be the final barrier between bad cyber actors and your personal information. Join WiCyS by using the hashtag to help spread the word and inform others about setting up #MoreThanAPassword!
Fireside Chat With Microsoft Cybersecurity Executive Ann Johnson On Community College Pathways To Cybersecurity
Kicking off Cybersecurity Month, we had an inspiring and informative fireside chat with Ann Johnson, Vice President of Security, Compliance, & Identity at Microsoft—who happens to be a former community college student herself! Read on for a recap of the…
Cybersecurity: reinforcing best practices for friends and family
CISA: four steps to keeping yourself safe
Cybercrime Support Network: for individuals and small businesses
Cybersecurity Awareness Month: champion resources
*These are resources WiCyS compiles for the public. WiCyS is not endorsing any of these materials, we are simply sharing them with the community.