Tag Archives: Cyber Security

So you want to work in Cyber Security?

So you want to work in Cyber Security?  Here’s a Infographic from StaySafeOnline.org

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2014

Become a company or organization that helps bring Cyber Security Awareness to users. TCAT Shelbyville has been listed as a champion for years and promotes cyber security awareness to higher education and end users. List of all champions Activities you … Continue reading

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October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month

National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) – celebrated every October – was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure every American has the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online. Free Security Check … Continue reading

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Unseen, All-Out Cyber War on the U.S. has Begun

“There’s a war going on, and it’s raging here at home — not in the streets or the fields, but on the Internet. You can think of it as a war on the digital homeland. If you work for a … Continue reading

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Middle Tennessee Cyber Summit

Middle Tennessee Cyber Summit: Building Partnerships and Understanding the Threat Date: May 7 and 8 Location: MTSU New Student Union Building Registration: March 1, 2013 Middle Tennessee Cyber Summit: Building Partnerships and Understanding the Threat will be held on the … Continue reading

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Hackers destroy pump in U.S. water utility attack

Hackers attacking SCADA systems and wreaking havoc in a nation’s critical infrastructure has become a justified concern for all countries. But, setting aside Iran and attacks against its nuclear program for a moment, the U.S. seems to attract a seemingly … Continue reading

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Is America’s Infrastructure Under Attack?

Over the past 10 years I have taught students that SCADA systems that are related to infrastructure or manufacturing should be guarded and off of the web if it could not be protected.   With computer security hitting headlines everyday, … Continue reading

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Your friend has been hacked

On Facebook?  Watch what you click and don’t fall for scams.  Recently I saw Facebook Security had posted to my wall.   But I knew a friend was hacked.  How?  When you use Facebook, you will see associated friends in … Continue reading

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month

“When you begin college, you are probably on your own for the first time. You are taking on new responsibilities, making your own decisions, and becoming part of the campus community. There is an important role that you can play … Continue reading

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Paul’s Home Computing Blog- Cyber Security Series

Paul’s Home Computing Blog is in the process of writing articles in a multi-part series on cyber security.  Paul does and excellent job covering many areas in computer security. 1: Text-Message Malware 2: Hacking Into Smart Grids 3: Social Network Account Spoofing 4: … Continue reading

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Bloggers and Internet Security

We like other fellow bloggers have decided to promote Cyber Security Awareness Month.  I follow several dozen bloggers but here are a few of the best bloggers out there talking about Cyber Security every month. Bill Mullins Paul’s Home Computing … Continue reading

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TTC Shelbyville endorses Stay Safe Online and the NCSA

Cyber Security Awareness is everyone’s responsibility.  Visit StaySafeOnline.org TTC Shelbyville with other universities, colleges, and organizations recognize the need to be safe online and recently endorsed the campaign to be safe online. See Full list on endorsing organizations at the … Continue reading

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Check Your Computer’s Security with these 14 links

With October being Cyber Security Awareness Month, these links help you see if you are secure. http://daol.aol.com/security/computer-checkup http://www.auditmypc.com http://www.bitdefender.com/scan8/ie.html http://shop.ca.com/STContent/Resources/Resources.aspx http://www.eset.com/online-scanner http://onecare.live.com/site/en-us/default.htm?s_cid=sah http://www.kaspersky.com/virusscanner http://us.mcafee.com/root/mfs/default.asp http://www.pandasecurity.com/activescan/index/?track=1&Lang=en-US&IdPais… http://www.symantec.com/securitycheck http://housecall.trendmicro.com/housecall/start_corp.asp http://www.webroot.com/En_US/land-ss-promo-freescan.html https://browsercheck.qualys.com http://www.qualys.com/stopmalware

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Cyber Security Awareness Month

We are always repairing computers that have P2P file sharing software on them.   Usually viruses such as trojans or even bots are on the computer after the person came in and complained that the computer has became slow and … Continue reading

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Cyberspace Security – International Law

Excellent video on Cybersecurity and International Law Information security experts warn of the threat to the U.S .due to the lack of an international rule of law. Terry McCarthy reports on the dangers posed by hackers. (CBS News)

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Smithsonian Channel Cyber Videos

Good video on Cyber-warfare   Video and Hacking Video

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The 411 on Spyware

411Spyware is a great resouce for information on the latest spyware and rogue software.   Removal instructions for almost all malicious software.  Link

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