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Cybersecurity Awareness

October 2019

Seminar on Cybersecurity and Privacy

"Are We All Living In Glass Houses? Can I Get Some Privacy, Please?"

Dr. Levent Ertaul, a Computer Science Professor at CSU East Bay, will be giving a talk on Cyber Security and Privacy on Monday, October 28th from 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Biella Room, LI 2126. He will be discussing vulnerabilities and security issues in cyberspace. Pizza will be provided during this lunch time event.

 

Other National Cyber Security Awareness Month Events

To promote cyber security awareness this year, the Information Security Office will be hosting a U-Hour presentation on "Social Engineering & Trust Online".  This presentation will discuss modern methods used to socially engineer people online, why trust is becoming harder to guarantee, and how to improve your defenses.

The U-Hour presentation will be held on:

  • Oct 8 from 12:15pm - 1:15pm in UU-102 (old uu)

Additionally, we will hold "Cyber Clinics" in LI 2501.  Campus members are welcome to drop by these casual sessions with questions about mobile devices (phones, tablets, etc.) and get tips on how to keep them secure and private.

Cyber Clinics will be open on:

  • Oct 4 from 10:00am - 12:00pm
  • Oct 10 from 9:30am - 12:30pm
  • Oct 14 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Oct 24 from 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Oct 30 from 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Throughout the month, we will send out a tweet with a tip to help keep you secure online.  Also, each Monday starting on the 7th, be sure to look for a Cyber Security Mad Lib to share out and enjoy.  Our Twitter account is @CSUEB_ITS.

 Cybersecurity Mad Lib for October 21:

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October 2018

Seminar on Cybersecurity and Privacy

"Are We All Living In Glass Houses? Can I Get Some Privacy, Please?"

Dr. Levent Ertaul, a Computer Science Professor at CSU East Bay, will be giving a talk on Cybersecurity and Privacy on Monday, October 29th from 12:15 to 1:30 PM in the Biella Room, LI 2126. He will be discussing vulnerabilities and security issues in cyberspace. Pizza will be provided during this lunch time event.

 

October 2016

As part of an effort to promote cyber security awareness at the University, the Information Security Office (ISO) at Cal State East Bay is hosting several events in October, for National Cyber Security Awareness month. Starting with a booth at Al Fresco, where students received information on how to protect themselves online and participated in a quiz about cyber security to win a prize.

Seminar on Cybersecurity and Privacy

Dr. Levent Ertaul, a Computer Science Professor at CSU East Bay, will be giving a talk on Cybersecurity and Privacy on Thursday, October 27th from 12 to 1 PM in the Library Biella Room. He will be discussing vulnerabilities and security issues in cyberspace. PIZZA will be provided during this lunch time event.

2016 Cyber Security Seminar

The FBI movies on cyber security awareness:

The Company Man: Protecting America's Secrets - A short film aimed at educating anyone with a trade secret about the threat and how they can help mitigate it. Based on an actual case, The Company Man: Protecting America's Secrets illustrates how one U.S. company was targeted by foreign actors and how that company worked with the FBI to resolve the problem and bring the perpetrators to justice.

View this movie online FBI The Company Man Movie.

Game of Pawns - To help raise awareness of the foreign intelligence recruitment threat to U.S. college students while studying overseas, the FBI offers a variety of useful resources, including the below interview with a former student caught up in illegal activity.

View this movie online FBI Game of Pawns Movie.

 

Who should I contact if I have more questions?

Please contact the Information Security Office at: iso@csueastbay.edu

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