Movemeber Fundraiser and security awareness month – 2014
You may not be aware, but October was cyber security awareness month and movemeber is in the month of november. Black Knight TI would like to take this opportunity to raise awareness for two issues that black knight it feels strongly about in this Movemeber Fundraiser – Men’s health and cyber security awareness.
Movemeber Fundraiser and security awareness month – 2014. You may not be aware, but October was cyber security awareness month. National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is observed each October since its inception in 2004 in the United States of America. Sponsored by the National Cyber Security Division (NCSD) within the Department of Homeland Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA, a non-profit organization), National Cyber Security Awareness Month encourages vigilance and protection by all computer users.”Cyber threats pose one of the gravest national security dangers the United States faces” -Barack Obama.
During the month of October, the Department and the NCSA reach out to all Americans, public- and private-sector partners and the international community about cyber threats and offers tips and best practices concerning how to stay safe online.The overall NCSAM theme is Our Shared Responsibility to reflect the notion that cyberspace cannot be secured without the help of all users. Each year, the month has weekly themes that deal with specific groups and trends in cybersecurity.
Movember (a portmanteau of the Australian-English diminutive word for moustache, “mo”, and “November”) is an annual event involving the growing of moustaches during the month of November to raise awareness of men’s health issues, such as depression in men, prostate cancer and other male cancers, and associated charities. The Movember Foundation runs the Movember charity event, housed at Movember.com.The goal of Movember is to “change the face of men’s health.