UC Cybersecurity Awarness Month

Thank you to all who participated October 2022! Our raffles are now closed. Please check back next year for more exciting activities and raffles.

Now in its 19th year, UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month—previously known as National Cybersecurity Awareness Month—continues to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity across our Nation, ensuring that all Americans have the resources they need to be safer and more secure online. This year, the UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month Theme is It's up to YOU to be Cybersecure

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Too busy to read our articles? No problem! Here are fun and informative security awareness videos that can help explain cyber security concepts, attacks, and tools.

Be Cyber Smart Fight the Phish Protect UCSC Data

Zoom Backgrounds - Show your UCSC Cyber Pride!

Download these backgrounds to use during October to participate and show your cybersecurity spirit!


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Gift Card Giveaways

  • Follow us on Twitter @UCSC.ITS to participate in weekly social media challenges - you could win a prize!
  • Complete our Bingo Challenge and be rewarded for completing tasks.

Cyber Security Posters

ITS has developed a number of POSTERS designed to raise awareness about various cyber security issues and to promote safer computing.

Cyber Security Basics

The ITS "Top 10 List" of Good Computing Practices provides general good computing practices and tips that apply to most people who use a computer.

Cyber Security Toolkit

Here are some security-related tools and resources available to everyone in the UCSC community.