National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
Held every October, National Cybersecurity 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.
Learn more about Cybersecurity Awareness Month:
Security and Awareness Links
Cyber Security has become a necessity in today’s world where all the information is often stored online and easily available for anyone who wishes to access it. It is important to protect your data. It is also important to understand how to handle confidential and sensitive information shared by the users. Data breaches attack personal information, private data does not remain private. Attackers may hack networks, systems, and accounts to steal your bank information, confidential data of an organization, credit card details, etc.
Find a few helpful tips on how to stay safe online below:
HB 1398 makes North Dakota the first state to require Cybersecurity and Computer Science credits for high school graduation. Learn more about HB1398 and how to implement these new education requirements:
- CS Resources - Cybersecurity and Computer Science Educational Resources
- North Dakota Citizens Skills for All
- Cybersecurity and STEM Training Workshops