Cybersecurity Essentials

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October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month.  Please join us in our digital lab for a workshop on cybersecurity essentials. 

In this workshop, you will learn the fundamentals you need to understand today's security challenges and the cyber- attack landscape and how to minimize your security risk. You will gain key insights and practical tips on how to protect your organization – and yourself - from technology security threats. You will learn the most common attacks organizations face and leading practices on how to protect yourself from compromise.

Kyle Szuta is an IT Security Engineer at Cornell University. As a member of the security operations team, he works to secure IT infrastructure, respond to security incidents, and raise awareness on how to stay safe online. He holds the CISSP, GPEN and GCIH certifications and has been working in IT for the last eight years.