October is Cyber Security Awareness Month

October may bring images of falling leaves, pumpkins and warm cider to mind, but here at FixMeStick the coming of October means that it is officially Cyber Security Awareness Month!

While it is important to always keep your computer and data safe Cyber Security Awareness Month can be a good time to brush up on online safety. Small business, large corporations and governments alike will all take part in the 12th annual Cyber Security Awareness Month. 

NCSAMWhile both the governments of the USA and Canada have officially recognized October as the month to think about cyber security, its effects are felt globally with the European Network and Information Security Agency also using the month to promote safer use of the Web.

During the month of October stay tuned to our blog, Facebook page, and Twitter where we will bring you some of the best ways to stay safe online.

You can also view some of our previous for online safety by clicking here or our tips for mobile safety.