We are wrapping up October, which is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, so today I want to share the ways citizens can help to support and build greater cyber resiliency.
The purpose of National Cyber Security Awareness Month is to engage and educate public and private sector partners through events and initiatives with the goal of raising awareness about cyber security. According to the Department of Homeland Security, Cyber Awareness Month aims to increase the resiliency of the nation in the event of a cyber incident.
The role of citizens is growing by leaps and bounds as it relates to thwarting and potentially curbing cyber attacks. In my mind, this role can be bolstered by the following three actions: