Software and systems aren’t always updated just for the latest and greatest bells and whistles — many patches include important IT security fixes. Threat actors are constantly looking for software and system vulnerabilities, so keeping them up to date is the only way to stay one step ahead.
Learn more: Cybersecurity Awareness Month
This October, please consider taking a few moments to visit the Information Security Office’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month website and to check up on your digital hygiene. Topics include:
- How to stay cybersecure in a few simple steps
- How to secure your online accounts
- How to secure your devices via software and system updates
- How to recognize, avoid, and report phishing
We’ll also be sharing tips and resources throughout the month on Twitter. Follow @uofu_iso, as well as #BeCyberSmart and #BeIdentitySmart, to join the conversation.