Harnett County, North Carolina
 
Information Technology 
 
Internet Security Newsletters

Each month Harnett County IT Department receives and distributes an Internet Security Newlestter provided by MSAC. The goal of the newsletters is to explain the risks and dangers of the Internet and to equip users with the knowledge to avoid them.

An archive of all past as well as the current newsletter are available for download below.

2014 Internet Security Newsletters:

  • January - The Internet of Things
  • March - Avoid Tax Scams
  • May - Mobile Device Malware Threats
  • June - Bots, BotNets & Zombies
  • July - Cyber Security & Summer Vacation

2013 Internet Security Newsletters:

  • January - Emerging Trends and Threats
  • February - Protecting Smartphone Information
  • March - Email Tax Scams
  • April - Phishing Safety
  • May - Personal Information on the Internet
  • August - Java Exploits
  • September - Social Networking Security & Privacy
  • October - CIS Security Pledge
  • November - Online Shopping Safety
  • December - Cyber Hygiene - Security Controls

2012 Internet Security Newsletters:

  • January - Emerging Trends and Threats
  • March - Safely Using Mobile Apps
  • April - Securing Passwords
  • May - Creating a Cyber-Secure Home
  • June - Social Engineering - You are at Risk
  • July - Think Before You Post
  • August - Securing Your Wireless Network
  • September - Using Encryption to Protect Data
  • October - Staying Safe Online
  • November - Secure Online Shopping
  • December - Cyber Crime Information

2011 Internet Security Newsletters:

  • January - Emerging Trends and Threats
  • February - Cyber Ethics
  • March - Safeguarding Your Data
  • April - Phishing Alert (Epsilon Data Breach)
  • May - Cyber Bullying
  • June - Securing Mobile Devices
  • July - Cyber Crimes
  • August - Phishing Trends
  • September - Disaster Preparedness
  • October - Cyber Security Tips