October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month Ã¢â‚¬â€œ NowÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s the time to start putting things in motion! Check out the following resources to help you plan events and activities for your organization.
WEEKLY THREAT RESOURCE SITE
KNOW YOUR ENEMY Ã¢â‚¬â€œ THREAT ID OF THE WEEK
Unsubscribe Links in Email Ã¢â‚¬â€œ WeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ve been hearing about the dangers associated with email for a long time Ã¢â‚¬â€œ donÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t open attachments if you arenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t expecting one, donÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t click on links, etc. But have you ever thought about what could happen when you click the Ã¢â‚¬ËœunsubscribeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ link in unwanted email? Check out the following link for 5 things you should know about email unsubscribe links.
TOP HEADLINES THIS WEEK
VULNERABILITIES AND PATCHES
HOW DO THEY DO THAT?
Identifying Firewalls from the Outside-In. Or, Ã¢â‚¬Å“ThereÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Gold in them thar UDP ports!Ã¢â‚¬Â
Network Consulting for Member Networks -- MOREnet offers support on local and wide area networks. This can include connecting to and using MOREnet resources, or member-owned servers, routing devices and other networking technologies. Click this link for more information
UPCOMING TRAINING AND EVENTS
- 2014 MOREnet Annual Conference Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Monday, October 27 Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Thursday, October 30, Columbia, MO Ã¢â‚¬â€œ ItÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s not always about the technology- ItÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s also about what the technology can do for you. MOREnetÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Annual Conference is a professional development opportunity that allows our members to choose the track thatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s right for you. Do you want to mix and match sessions tracks? ThatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s okay, too! Click this link for more information
FREE ONLINE SECURITY TRAINING
Do you know of any upcoming security-related training or events? Please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org for inclusion in this newsletter.
CYBER SECURITY QUOTE OF THE WEEK
If you spend more on coffee than on IT security, you will be hacked. What's more, you deserve to be hacked. Ã¢â‚¬â€ White House Cybersecurity Advisor, Richard Clarke