National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Teach Your Kids to #BeCyberSmart and Own Their Cyber Safety

The National PTA and Symantec partner for National Cyber Security Awareness Month
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By Tess Hetzel | Corporate Responsibility Manager

This article was originally posted here in the National PTA's magazine.

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), a collaborative effort to raise awareness and provide education on ways to be safer online at work, at home, at school, and all of the places in between.

[Webinar] “Owning” Your Most Significant Personal Information

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Start October strong with Symantec and NCSAM partners, the National PTA, Connect Safely and the National Cyber Security Alliance, to learn how to protect the devices you use day to day. Understanding how to protect your most significant personal information is crucial in this world of constant connection. We will focus on elements of home and family and the topics will include:

Tools and Tips to Keep Our Families Safe Online

Symantec celebrates National Cyber Security Awareness Month
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By Jaime Barclay, Senior Manager, Corporate Responsibility

PNC: Do you Know the Most Common Types of Cybercrime?

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, making it the perfect time to find out what you know (or maybe don’t know) about keeping yourself and your information safe when it comes to cybercrime.
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Cybercrime is more common than you might think. Every year, cybercriminals are developing new ways to attack businesses and consumers, making off with not only sensitive personal information, but also account numbers, passwords, address books and more. 

Just like with any crime, there’s no standard crime scene or outcome from one of these events. Navigating the impact of a cybercrime is different for everyone and can be incredibly confusing. Industry terms such as “phishing scam” or “PII breach” used to describe cybercrimes can add to the confusion. 

Tapping Diverse Communities to Address the Cybersecurity Workforce Shortage

By Cecily Joseph, Symantec's VP, Corporate Responsibility and Chief Diversity Officer
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Today, cybersecurity is one of the most important fields in technology, and yet, despite its importance, many women and professionals of color are largely unaware that this career opportunity exists.

Being Mobile: Best Practices for Keeping your Child Safe on Mobile Technology

By Marian Merritt, Norton Internet Safety Advocate
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October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, and Symantec is publishing a series of posts on how we're meeting Our Shared Responsibility to secure the Internet. Today we hear from Norton Internet Safety Advocate Marian Merritt, on best practices for your children's use of mobile technology.

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October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, and Symantec is publishing a series of posts on how we're meeting Our Shared Responsibility to secure the Internet. Today we hear from Norton Internet Safety Advocate Marian Merritt, on best practices for your children's use of mobile technology.

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