October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month

AskCyberSecurity.com Announces Content for National Cyber Security Awareness Month
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PHILADELPHIA - Oct. 7, 2019 - PRLog -- <p>The cyber security news website   AskCyberSecurity.com is pleased to announce that this is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Each October the collaborative effort between the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and the National Cyber Security Alliance attempts to raise public awareness about cyber security, data privacy, and protecting individuals and businesses from hackers and scammers.

<p>Ransomware attacks paralyzed more than 30 governmental organizations and schools in the first half of 2019. Hackers infiltrated the 2016 US Presidential elections which was later blamed on North Korea. Now, Iranian hackers allegedly attempted to infiltrate the US President Trump's  re-election campaign.</p>

<p>We also witnessed massive data breaches that affected millions of people. The massive Equifax data breach compromised the personal and financial data of 147 million people worldwide. WannaCry ransomware infiltrated over 200,000 computers in Europe including Britain's National Health System. Read about these on our https://askcybersecurity.com/ </p>

<p>It is estimated that there will be over three million unfilled cyber security jobs by 2021. Our website also lists cyber security job openings as well as IT job postings. For those who are considering a career in cyber security, there are also educational resources about how data theft happens, the different operators in cyber space, as well as course offerings. The demand for cyber security professionals is outpacing the number of qualified candidates.</p>

<p>Ransomware, BEC scams, social engineering, phishing emails, tax scams, malware and other cyber attacks all threaten businesses. In 2019, there were over. During National Cyber Security Awareness Month our website will feature posts on cyber security tips, how to recognize and defend against phishing emails, cyber security at work and at home, information on malware attacks, types of online scams, hackers, and how to keep your money safe. </p>

<p>To see more National Cyber Security Awareness Month content vist https://askcybersecurity.com/october-national-cybersecuri... </p>

<p>There are informational videos about data privacy and computer security on our YouTube channel, view videos at https://youtu.be/fYVjQ97HAIo</p>



<p><b>About AskCyberSecurity.com</b>
Based in the Philadelphia area, AskCyberSecurity.com is a cyber security news website. It specializes in cyber security news, data privacy, legislation, and educational materials.</p>

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