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Feb 02, 2017, 10:00 ET National Cyber Security Alliance Aligns with RSA® Conference to Educate and Empower All Digital Citizens to Stay Safer Online and to Manage Their Personal Data

The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), the nation's leading nonprofit promoting cybersecurity and privacy awareness and education, is once...


Jan 24, 2017, 08:05 ET Data Privacy Day Reminds Organizations That Protecting Customers' Privacy is Critical to Their Business

In an increasingly connected world – with a growing Internet of Things (IoT) and ever-evolving cyber threats – consumers are paying attention to...


Jan 19, 2017, 10:00 ET MEDIA ALERT: Join Us in San Francisco or Virtually for Data Privacy Day 2017, January 26

The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) will officially recognize Data Privacy Day on Thursday, Jan. 26, with a daylong event streamed live...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:05 ET Countdown to Data Privacy Day Reminds Consumers to Value and Protect Their Personal Information

Many consumers do not fully understand how their information is collected, used and stored by the devices, apps and websites they use every day....


Dec 19, 2016, 09:27 ET The National Cyber Security Alliance Recommends "Five Digital To Dos" For 2017

In addition to ball drops and bubbly, the New Year offers an occasion to reflect and contemplate what's ahead in 2017. When Dec. 31 rolls around,...


Nov 02, 2016, 11:45 ET Industry Leaders from NXP Semiconductors and Salesforce Join the National Cyber Security Alliance's Board of Directors

The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) ‒ a nonprofit, public-private partnership focused on helping all digital citizens stay safer and more...


Oct 31, 2016, 08:55 ET As National Cyber Security Awareness Month Comes to a Close, Focus Shifts to Securing Our Nation's Critical Infrastructure

Critical infrastructure, which provides the essential services underlying American society – and is the backbone of our economy, health and...


Oct 24, 2016, 08:00 ET Continued Growth of the "Internet of Me" Has 88 Percent of Consumers Considering the Risks of Using Connected Devices

From the appliances and thermostats in our homes to apps and wearables that track our health and fitness to the vehicles we drive and the...


Oct 18, 2016, 08:13 ET White House And The National Cyber Security Alliance Join Forces To Launch "Lock Down Your Login," A STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™ Campaign

As called for in the President's Cybersecurity National Action Plan, the White House, the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and more than 35...


Oct 17, 2016, 09:55 ET Fight Cybercrime During National Cyber Security Awareness Month: It's Time to Take Action, Safeguard Devices and Protect Personal Information

In an increasingly technology-oriented world, cybercrime has become all too common for both consumers and businesses. Internet crime takes many...


Oct 14, 2016, 11:12 ET Public Officials, Business Leaders and Cybersecurity Experts Gather at "Two Steps Ahead: Protect Your Digital Life" Event to Educate Businesses and Consumers On Ways to Stay Safer and More Secure Online

The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), a nonprofit public-private partnership focused on helping all digital citizens stay safer and more...


Oct 12, 2016, 09:51 ET Businesses of All Sizes Urged to Create Culture of Cybersecurity and Protect Assets This National Cyber Security Awareness Month

As the world becomes more connected, all organizations face growing risks for cybersecurity attacks: the number of breaches exposing more than 10...


Sep 30, 2016, 13:39 ET Washington State Office of Cybersecurity Partners with U.S. Department of Homeland Security to Kick Off National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). As the countdown to NCSAM begins, the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the...


Sep 29, 2016, 09:57 ET National Cyber Security Awareness Month Launches with a Call to Action for All Digital Citizens to STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™

 Individuals and organizations around the world are marking the start of the 13th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), a...


Sep 28, 2016, 16:36 ET White House And The National Cyber Security Alliance Join Forces To Launch "Lock Down Your Login," A Stop. Think. Connect. ™ Campaign

As called for in the President's Cybersecurity National Action Plan, the White House, the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and more than 35...


Sep 28, 2016, 09:14 ET Cyber Summit 2016: New Cyber Threats and Counterintelligence

 October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). As the countdown to NCSAM begins, the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and...


Sep 14, 2016, 09:05 ET Fast-Approaching National Cyber Security Awareness Month Reminds All Digital Citizens That Cybersecurity is a Shared Responsibility

 Oct. 1 marks the start of the 13th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). As the two-week countdown to NCSAM begins, the...


Aug 31, 2016, 09:05 ET National Cyber Security Awareness Month Is Only A Month Away!

The countdown to National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2016 has begun, with October 1 marking the start of the 13th annual event. This...


Aug 24, 2016, 09:00 ET National Cyber Security Alliance Survey Reveals the Complex Digital Lives of American Teens and Parents

 A National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) study of online safety attitudes and behaviors released today reveals a complex relationship between...


Feb 16, 2016, 09:05 ET National Cyber Security Alliance Returns to RSA® Conference with a Mission to Educate and Empower Digital Citizens of All Ages about Cybersecurity and Privacy Awareness

 The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), the nation's leading nonprofit promoting cybersecurity and privacy awareness and education, is...


Feb 09, 2016, 10:15 ET National Cyber Security Alliance Announces Expansion Of Multi-Factor Authentication-Focused Education

To promote greater public understanding of multi-factor authentication, the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) is announcing today the...


Jan 20, 2016, 09:05 ET National Cyber Security Alliance Reminds Organizations of All Sizes that "Privacy is Good for Business"

In our ever-expanding digital world, American consumers are paying closer attention to the value of their personal information and how to protect...


Jan 12, 2016, 09:05 ET Worldwide Information Technology Leader Cisco Joins the National Cyber Security Alliance's Board of Directors

 The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) ‒ a nonprofit, public-private partnership focused on helping all digital citizens stay safer...


Jan 07, 2016, 09:05 ET National Cyber Security Alliance Encourages Digital Citizens to Better Understand How to Manage Their Privacy

 As our digital lives become ever-more connected, many are left wondering what happens to the vast amounts of personal data floating around in...


Dec 22, 2015, 09:05 ET Digital New Year's Resolutions To Keep Everyone Safer And More Secure Online

As many Americans get ready to ring in the New Year, they are also setting goals for health, happiness and professional success in 2016. With the...