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Security Awareness Events

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October is National Cyber Security Awareness MonthHere's what's happening at Mines.


Students, win a drawing for a micro-drone at our Halloween cyber security awareness event.

Or what about a Raspberry Pi 3 starter kit, plus the Third Edition of Raspberry Pi for Secret Agents?

For a chance to win, attend our Halloween event, Zombies Want Your Brain! How bad people are after your stuff on the Internet, Tuesday, October 31, 4-5 PM in Marquez Hall 126. Come in costume or come as you are. Refreshments provided! All students are eligible for this prize, but faculty and staff are not. However, all faculty, staff, and students are eligible for our online drawing. Read on:


For another chance at our multiple micro-drone drawings, complete the Security Awareness Training Module in Skillport by Monday, October 30. One mini-drone has been set aside in a random drawing just for those who complete the training. This special drawing is open to faculty, staff, and students alike.

How do you enter?

Login to using your Mines MultiPass credentials. Complete the course "IT Security for End Users: Secure Corporate Communications and Networking" (found in the "Featured Content" section at the bottom of the page) and you will be automatically entered in the drawing for a mini-drone. The prize drawing for online participants will be announced at the Halloween event, but if you complete the training module you do not need to be present to claim your prize.


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