FBI Releases Article on Defending Against Phishing and Spearphishing Attacks

Original release date: October 10, 2019

In recognition of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has released an article to raise awareness of phishing and spearphishing. The article provides guidance on recognizing and avoiding these types of attacks.

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users to review the FBI article and CISA's Tip on Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks. For more information on NCSAM, see the NCSAM 2019 webpage and the NCSAM 2019 Toolkit. Users can report suspected attacks to their local FBI office or to the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center at www.ic3.gov.

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ACSC Releases Small Business Cybersecurity Guide

Original release date: October 10, 2019

The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) has released a cybersecurity guide for small businesses. The guide provides checklists to help small businesses protect themselves against common cybersecurity incidents.

 

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages small business owners and administrators to review ACSC’s Small Business Cyber Security Guide and CISA’s Resources for Business page to learn how to defend against cyberattacks.

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Juniper Networks Releases Security Updates

Original release date: October 10, 2019

Juniper Networks has released security updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in various Juniper products. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the Juniper Security Advisories webpage and apply the necessary updates.

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