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October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Each of Us at GESS Has a Role in Online Safety and Security


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“National Cybersecurity Awareness Month isn’t just about understanding the risks, but also emphasizing our collective power to combat them.” Matt Gorham, assistant director, FBI Cyber Division


in this issue ‣ 5 Email Security, Phishing, Ransomeware Warning Tips Awareness Warning Signs

CEO Fraud Awareness Warnings

Social Engineering Awareness Warning Signs

THINK BEFORE YOU CLICK Cybercrime: We are our biggest risk... A note from Barry Sender

CCO, Granite Escrow & Settlement Services

Social Engineering Red Flags Signs to be conscience of to avoid being hacked

20 Ways to Block Mobile Attacks Don’t let your guard down just because you are on a mobile device.

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. As soon as we think we are protected against cyber-attacks, a new type appears. Cyber criminals are everywhere and seem to always be one step ahead. We need your help! We all have a role to play when it comes to cyber security and protecting our clients. Please take a few minutes to review the following pages which contain some simple warnings, tips and guidelines which will help educate all of us on how best to avoid cyber-attacks on your desktop and mobile devices.


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THINK BEFORE YOU CLICK


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THINK BEFORE YOU CLICK


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THINK BEFORE YOU CLICK


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EXAMPLE: Cybercrime at its best... How authentic does this look?

THINK BEFORE YOU CLICK


ANSWER: As authentic as this example looks, if you had followed this link your security would of been compromised.


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Successfully mitigating these threats relies on a combination of information sharing, prevention efforts, and enforcement work. As individuals we all have a role to play. Granite is continually working with the best vendors to help each and every one of you achieve security excellence and compliance.

It is up to you to do your part.


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GESS TRAINING NEWSLETTER - OCTOBER - ISSUE 7  

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Each of Us at GESS Has a Role in Online Safety and Security

GESS TRAINING NEWSLETTER - OCTOBER - ISSUE 7  

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Each of Us at GESS Has a Role in Online Safety and Security

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