cybersecurity

Chamber to hold cybersecurity program

cybersecurity.jpgThe Seneca Regional Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Services will hold a cybersecurity program in the Community Room at 19 W. Market St., Suite B on Wednesday, January 23 at 7:30 a.m.

How much is your business dependent on the Internet?

Are you satisfied with your online safety posture?

Who do you trust for the security of your online services?

Do you know what to do when a security incident or breach hits your business? Do you have a plan?

You don’t process sensitive government data or have valuable trade secrets, but you still have flow of cash to run your business. Do you know that cyber criminals are after it?

Join us to learn about basics of cybersecurity practices for small business owners and managers.

The program will consist of following topics:

Importance of cybersecurity for small business, basic protection measures, resources and tools for small businesses, sample tool for assessment of cyber risk score.

Tiffin University’s Ali I. Yurekli, PhD, CISSP, Assistant Professor of Cybersecurity, School of Criminal Justice & Social Sciences will be the speaker for the morning.

This program is free and business owners are encouraged to attend.  Please RSVP by January 17th.  Send an e-mail to Deb at dmartorana@tiffinchamber.com or call 419-447-4141 or online:  tiffinchamber.com/calendar/2019/01/23/cybersecurity-program.

Cybersecurity Educational Initiative Summit coming to Terra State Community College

CyberSecuritySummitPress release provided by Terra State Community College.

Fremont, Ohio, July 17, 2018 – Registration for the Terra State Community College Cybersecurity Educational Initiative Summit is now open. The Summit will take place Friday, October 26, 2018 to educate and bring awareness of Cybersecurity to the community and industry leaders.

The Summit will feature David Kennedy, Founder and CEO of TrustedSec and Binary Defense who will speak during the lunch session. Breakout sessions will be led by industry professionals including:

  • Gregory Tapocsi from the Office of the Ohio Attorney General
  • Troy Wildermuth of Cift Innovations
  • Adam Luck of IGS Energy
  • Scott Blough of Tiffin University
  • Loren Wagener of CentraComm
  • Mark Beadles of OARnet

In 2017, Terra State was designated as a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Two-Year Education (CAE2Y) through academic years 2022 byt the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security. The purpose and mission of CAE2Y is to collaborate and reduce vulnerability in our national information infrastructure by promoting higher education and research in cyber defense and producing professionals with cyber defense expertise for the nation.

Registration for the Summit is $25 and includes lunch and access to all breakout sessions. To learn more or register for the Summit, visit terra.edu/cybersummit or contact Haley Crabtree at 419.559.2314 or hcrabtree01@terra.edu.

Terra State Community College is a two-year accredited, state-supported, commuter college located in Fremont, Ohio. Terra State has a long history of service to the community and providing students with an education that is both accessible and affordable. Terra State offers twenty-two Applied Degrees and Certificates to students.