Cyber Security Awareness Month: 10 Spooky Attacks Targeting You on Oct. 31

Ever wonder how cyber criminals make money? Attend the “10 Spooky Attacks Targeting You” presentation on Thursday, Oct. 31 from noon to 1 p.m. in Room 126 of the Witherspoon Student Center to learn how cyber criminals use Web attacks to take control of your accounts to steal data for profit.  More importantly, you’ll learn ways to protect yourself from these attacks and avoid being victimized. Topics will include:

  • drive-by downloads
  • ransomware
  • advanced phishing attacks
  • medical identity theft
  • tax return fraud
  • intellectual property theft
  • malvertising
  • password stealing malware
  • malicious link email
  • mobile device malware
To register for this presentation, visit Classmate. Lunch will be provided, and you will have an opportunity to win door prizes. For more information, view the Cyber Security Awareness videos or visit the Cyber Security Awareness Month website.