Department of Defense Education Activity

Cybersecurity Awareness

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Cybersecurity Affects Everyone. Now in its 18th year, the National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) encourages individuals and organizations to own your role in protecting your part of cyberspace; stressing personal accountability and the importance of taking proactive steps to enhance cybersecurity.   You can do your part by spreading the news!
Raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity across the nation. This month, there are lots of activities scheduled in observing NCSAM.
    📢 Promote NCSAM in any speaking engagements you have throughout October
    📢 Check out NCSAM virtual events.
    📢 Attend Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week Online Activities Oct 18-23
    📢 Use the NCSAM hashtag #CyberAware in your social media posts to promote cybersecurity awareness and to engage in larger online conversations during the month.
NCSAM will have weekly highlighted themes, seen here.
🎃 Do Your Part. #BeCyberSmart.


Human Error

In this comical video, “Human Error” walks through all of the things not to do when it comes to online security.

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Do Your Part. #BeCyberSmart

Cybersecurity Awareness helps you stay safer and more secure online.


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Cyber Awareness Game!

Be Cyber Smart with this fun interactive online game.

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