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OMES Cyber Command promotes Cybersecurity Awareness Month this October

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Each October, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and the National Cybersecurity Alliance host Cybersecurity Awareness Month to educate consumers on the importance of cybersecurity for all industries, organizations and personal use.

The State of Oklahoma and OMES Cyber Command have partnered with CISA and NSCA to share this year’s theme: Do Your Part. Be Cyber Smart. This year’s campaign emphasizes the role individuals play in online safety and stress the importance of taking proactive steps to enhance cybersecurity at home and in the workplace.

Check out the different themes that occur each week this October to emphasize the education of cybersecurity:

  1. Be Cyber Smart.
    Take simple actions to keep our digital lives secure.

  2. Fight the Phish.
    Learn how to spot and report phishing attempts to prevent ransomware and other malware attacks.

  3. Explore. Experience. Share.
    Commemorate the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education’s Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week and the global cybersecurity workforce.

  4. Cybersecurity First.
    Explore how cybersecurity and staying safe online is increasingly important as we continue to operate virtually in both our work and personal lives.

Continue to follow OMES Cyber Command for tips on how to be cyber smart and stay safe online.

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Last Modified on Sep 30, 2021