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OUCH! Security Awareness Newsletter

OUCH! is the world's leading, free security awareness newsletter designed for the common computer user. Published every month each edition is carefully researched and developed by the SANS Securing The Human team, SANS instructor subject matter experts and team members of the community. Each issue focuses on and explains a specific topic and actionable steps people can take to protect themselves, their family and their organization. Central Washington University is a proud member and contributor to the Securing The Human project. 

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Ransomware July 2020
Creating a Cyber Secure Home June 2020
The Power of Updating May 2020
Password Managers April 2020
Digital Spring Cleaning March 2020
Social Media Privacy February 2020
Digital Inheritance January 2020
Messaging / Smishing Attacks December 2019
Shopping Securely Online November 2019
Four Simple Steps to Staying Secure October 2019
Scamming you Through Social Media September 2019
Got Backups? August 2019
Virtual Private Networks July 2019
Dark Web June 2019
A Career in Cybersecurity May 2019
Making Passwords Simple April 2019
Disposing of Your Mobile Device March 2019
Personalized Scams February 2019
Search Yourself January 2019

OUCH! is distributed under the Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 3.0 license.


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