The US Government has declared this October is the National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM).

The aim of this campaign is to:
 • Promote cyber security awareness amongst citizens and businesses
 • Educate individuals and businesses through a series of events and initiatives
 • Raise cyber awareness and increase the resilience of the nation in the event of a cyber incident

Cyber security is not just about protecting your critical assets, it can also help improve your internal systems and help you win new business.

 

Make October YOUR Cyber Security Month with these essential reads:

Above the Clouds: Managing Risk in the World of Cloud Computing

Assessing Information Security: Strategies, Tactics, Logic and Framework

IT Governance: An International Guide to Data Security and ISO27001/ISO27002 

21st Century Chinese Cyberwarfare

CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, 6th Edition

More than 50 InfoSec topics in books available at DISC InfoSec store

Find out more on National Cyber Security Awareness month at Homeland Security's website

DISC online store for recommended InfoSec products

Additional online safety information:

What Teens Shouldn’t Put in Their Social Media Profiles

http://blog.thirdparent.com/what-teens-shouldnt-put-in-their-social-media-profiles/

 Child Safety Guide: How to Keep Kids Safe When They're Home Alone

https://www.homeadvisor.com/r/child-safety-guide-home-alone/

 Ways to Check if You’re Visiting a Safe Site

https://www.cybrary.it/2018/05/ways-to-check-if-youre-visiting-a-safe-site/

 Internet Safety Tips for Seniors

https://blog.hotspotshield.com/2014/04/15/internet-safety-tips-seniors/

 How to Shop Safely Online

https://www.plus.net/home-broadband/content/how-to-tell-if-a-website-is-safe/

 Things You Should Never Post Online but Probably Are

https://www.howtogeek.com/398475/things-you-should-never-post-online-but-probably-are/

 11 Photos You Should Never, Ever Post on Social Media

https://www.businessinsider.com/photos-you-should-never-ever-post-on-social-media-2018-5

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