The University of Akron has signed on as Champion for Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2022 for the second year in a row. Founded in 2004, Cybersecurity Awareness Month, held each October, is the world’s foremost initiative aimed at promoting cybersecurity awareness and best practices. The Cybersecurity Awareness Month Champions Program is a collaborative effort among businesses, government agencies, colleges and universities, associations, non-profit organizations and individuals committed to educating others on online safety.

This year's Cybersecurity Awareness Month focuses on four key fundamental cybersecurity best practices:

And, as a bonus, we've included some information about ransomware.  The goal is to help everyone #BeCyberSmart. 

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