We would like to thank all students and schools who participated in the 6th Annual "Kids Safe Online' Cybersecurity Calendar Contest. This year, students illustrated safe use of the internet and/or mobile devices and demonstrated one of the following concepts -
Cyber Bullying, Cybersecurity, Cyber Safety and Phishing, Malicious Code, Social Networking, Mobile Media Devices, Inappropriate Texting, Inappropriate Material for Kids, and Safe use of the Internet.
Mike Lettman is a recognized technology leader with over 28 years of experience in government information, security and technology. As the State Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), he provides strategic direction for information security to over 130 public agencies.
Right now the public is more skeptical about the privacy claims of businesses than ever before. However, that could change if more tech providers engineer their systems to adequately protect the data, security and privacy of their customers.
In the pre-Internet era, con men, also known as confidence men, would gain victims’ confidence through the use of deception, to defraud them. The same principles are being used today, only now to an even greater efficiency through the use of online scams. One of the most prolific means for online scamming is phishing.