National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM): "is a collaborative effort between government and industry to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity and to ensure that all Americans have the resources they need to be safer and more secure online"- Homeland Security 

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The overarching message this year is – “Do Your Part. #BeCyberSmart.”– it encourages individuals and organizations to own their role in protecting their part of cyberspace, stressing personal accountability and the importance of taking proactive steps to enhance cybersecurity.  

 

Please click here to view our tips sheets and links to more cybersecurity information.

 

Below you can find a list of virtual events we will be hosting during the month of October! We hope to "see" you there.

 

 

Virtual Escape Room
October 1st 2020 - October 31st 2020

Staying safe online doesn’t require a mask, which is why we have taken the traditional Escape Room online! 

 

To ensure social distancing, this year’s Cyber Security Escape Room will be held virtually, and all students, faculty and staff are encouraged to participate. These sessions will be available October 19th - October 31st 

 

Teams will need to register HERE. Teams will consist of four participants where one person in the team will be maneuvering through the game while sharing their screen to other team members on a Zoom call. The team to finish with the lowest time will be rewarded $15 Starbucks gift card for each participant in the team! Only one try per team is allowed.  WILL YOUR TEAM ESCAPE??

 

 

CISO Insights: How to Practice Cyber Hygiene & #BeCyberSmart
 October 5th, 2020 @11am 

Join this interactive Q&A discussion with CISOs to learn more about:

– Why connected devices are a popular target for attackers
– Steps for easy cyber hygiene at home and at work
– Building a security culture together
– CISO recommendations & best practices

Speakers:
– Dan Lohrmann, CSO & Chief Strategist, Security Mentor, Inc.
– Earl Duby, CISO, Lear Corporation
– Keith Hollender, former CISO; Partner, Global Cybersecurity Practice Lead at MorganFranklin Consulting

This panel is part of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2020. We welcome and encourage audience participation and questions.

Register for free: HERE!

Enter the drawing to win a bag of BueJay goodies from the bookstore for those who attend one or both seminars Information on how to enter bellow. 

 

Tips to avoid today's cyber threats

October 13th, 2020 @1pm

Learn practical cyber protection tips to help you avoid common cyber threats. Plus, see if you can spot the phish and what can happen if you’re hooked or click.

Register for free: HERE!

Enter the drawing to win a bag of BueJay goodies from the bookstore for those who attend one or both seminars Information on how to enter bellow. 

 

To enter the drawing all you need to: 

 

  • 1. Register for a webinar.  

  1. 2. Attend the webinar. 

  1. 3. Screenshot or take a picture of your screen during the webinar.  

  1. 4. Email the screenshot / image to itcommunications@creighton.edu 

  2.  

Each webinar counts as one entryso, if you attend both you will be entered into the drawing twice.