East Carolina University

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Speaker Series

Speaker: Supervisory Special Agent Jessica Nye & Stephen Thomas

Organization: Federal Bureau of Investigation Cyber Squad, Raleigh NC

On Oct. 12th Supervisory Special Agent (SSA) Jessica Nye and Stephen Thomas of the FBI Cyber Squad in Raleigh will be giving a presentation on how the FBI is the lead federal agency for investigating cyber-attacks by criminals, overseas adversaries, and terrorists.  They will also provide an overview on how specially trained cyber squads at FBI headquarters and in 56 field offices, staffed with agents and analysts, protect against and investigate computer intrusions, theft of intellectual property and personal information, child pornography and exploitation, and online fraud.  "Featured Event" to promote the 15th annual National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM). Oct. 1 kicks off of this month-long campaign devoted to educating everyone about the roles they play in helping to safeguard the internet. NCSAM 2018 will remind all internet users that practicing online safety is “Our Shared Responsibility,” and digital citizens need to support this collective mission. In addition, NCSAM 2018 will shine a spotlight on the importance of building a strong cybersecurity workforce to help better protect families, communities, businesses and the country’s infrastructure.

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Mendenhall Student Center, MSC 15
Greenville, NC 27858-4353

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ECU Homepage, Official Academic Calendar, University, Academic


Information Technology & Computer Services

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Students, Faculty, Staff

Faculty Senate, Staff Senate, Academic Calendars
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Mike Barry

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