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Apr 09, 2018, 08:00 ET The National Cyber Security Alliance and Better Business Bureau Encourage "Digital Spring Cleaning" for Everyone

With spring in full swing, there is a good chance that your weekend plans may include scrubbing, sweeping and sprucing up your home for the season....


Apr 04, 2018, 08:00 ET NCSA and Nasdaq Cybersecurity Summit Examines How to Better Protect the Expanding Cloud Ecosystem From Security Threats

Cloud technology has rapidly changed the way companies use, store and share information. With data and applications increasingly moving to the...


Mar 29, 2018, 08:00 ET National Cyber Security Alliance Supports RSA® Conference's Mission to Inspire All Digital Citizens to Take Action and Help Secure the World Against Cyber Threats

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


Jan 23, 2018, 06:00 ET Data Privacy Day Reminds Organizations That Protecting Privacy Is a Concern to Consumers and Good for Business

As the world becomes increasingly connected and the Internet of Things (IoT) continues to expand, consumers' concerns about the hot-button issues...


Jan 11, 2018, 09:00 ET Data Privacy Day Reminds Everyone About the Value of Their Personal Information and How to Manage Online Privacy

Technology makes it easy to connect to the virtual world around you. While an invaluable part of our lifestyle, our connected devices contain...


Oct 24, 2017, 09:00 ET National Cyber Security Awareness Month Highlights Strengthening the Cyber Workforce as a Starting Point to a Safer, More Secure Online Future

Cyberattacks continue to make headlines while consumer trust in the key systems that underpin our nation continues to erode. The "Securing Our...


Oct 19, 2017, 09:30 ET Second Annual National Cyber Security Alliance Survey Reveals Complex Digital Lives of American Teens and Parents, Highlights Gender Divide

The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) today released the findings of Keeping Up with Generation App: NCSA Parent/Teen Online Safety Survey,...


Oct 10, 2017, 06:00 ET Organization Leaders and Employees Reminded That "Cybersecurity in the Workplace Is Everyone's Business" This National Cyber Security Awareness Month

In today's rapidly evolving technological landscape, it's critical for businesses and other organizations to be prepared for – and know how to...


Oct 02, 2017, 08:00 ET National Cyber Security Awareness Month Launches With a Call to STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™ Online

This October marks the 14th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) – a far-reaching online safety awareness and education initiative...


Sep 27, 2017, 08:00 ET On October 1, Digital Citizens Worldwide Will Be Reminded of Our Shared Global Responsibility to Secure the Internet

National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) – an initiative co-founded and led by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the U.S....


Sep 05, 2017, 09:00 ET The Countdown to National Cyber Security Awareness Month Begins!

National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2017 is quickly approaching. Now in its 14th year, Oct. 1 marks the kickoff of this annual event...


Jun 14, 2017, 06:00 ET NCSA and Nasdaq Cybersecurity Summit Tackles Cyber-Related "People Problems" in the Workplace

Good cyber defense demands educated, diverse and nimble employees from the marketing and sales teams to IT and information security. Unfortunately,...


Apr 04, 2017, 06:00 ET National Cyber Security Alliance and Better Business Bureau Remind All Internet Users to Do a Digital Spring Cleaning and Clear Out Cyber Clutter

The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and Better Business Bureau (BBB) are encouraging consumers to get their online lives in good order by...


Mar 13, 2017, 06:00 ET The National Cyber Security Alliance and Nasdaq Host Timely, Enterprise-focused Discussion about Cybersecurity Risk Management and Emerging Threats

Today at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York City, leadership from the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and Nasdaq will conduct a fireside...


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...