Cyber Security Awareness

October is Cyber Security Awareness month. The Stop.Think.Connect. Campaign is a national public awareness campaign aimed at increasing the understanding of cyber threats and empowering the American public to be safer and more secure online. Cyber threats are incredibly serious—and growing. Cyber Security is a shared responsibility. We each must do our part to keep the Internet safe. Take a moment and check out the resources available to help guide you in securing your computer and private information.

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Internet Security & Securing Your Computer

Our nation’s critical infrastructure, including both private and public sector networks, are targeted by adversaries. We can ALL help protect cyberspace. Find ways in the following information:

  • Our national security depends on a safe, stable, and resilient cyberspace. Learn about Cybersecurity.
  • US-CERT - United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team - strives for a safe, strong Internet for all Americans. Tips & Advice for security issues.
  • The FBI - Federal Bureau of Investigations - is the lead federal agency for investigating cyber crime, cyber attacks by criminals, overseas adversaries, and terrorists. 
  • The FTC - Federal Trade Commission - has tips to keep you safe and secure online - OnGuardOnline.



If you are a Victim of Online Crime

There is help available.

  • Immediately notify your local authorities and file a complaint with the Internet Crime Complaint Center
  • If someone has had inappropriate contact with you over the Internet, report it to Cyber Tip Line and they will coordinate with the FBI and local authorities.
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5 Risks to Your Internet Information

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Make safer practices part of your daily online routine. Learn more by going to the Microsoft Safety & Security Center.

Helping make the internet safer & secure for everyone.

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