Laura Baker

CyberSecurity News, Events & Info

Bridging the Digital Divide

The Digital Skills for Seniors class at the Wyoming State Museum is a shining example of how tailored, patient, and accessible training can empower seniors to confidently engage with technology. By recognizing and addressing the unique challenges faced by this demographic, the museum has created a welcoming environment where seniors can learn, grow, and stay connected in our increasingly digital world.

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Visit Us at Will Run for Cannoli!

Get ready to sprint, jog, or walk your way to sweet victory at the 10th annual Will Run for Cannoli 5k! On July 13th, Lions Park in Cheyenne transforms into a runner’s paradise with a course that’s a blend of scenic lake views and gentle challenges, suitable for all ages. Not only can you win age division prizes and enter raffles, but you also get to indulge in a scrumptious, homemade Sicilian cannoli at the finish line – talk about a tasty reward!

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Cybersecurity Safety Tips for the Modern Traveler

When we plan our next adventure, we focus on what new landscapes we’ll see and unforgettable memories we’ll make. But amid the excitement, it’s easy to forget about the less glamorous side of travel—like safeguarding your digital identity and all your tech gear.

Learn from our own Cybersecurity Business Counselor, Mary Keane.

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Webinars for Seniors

Real life cyber crime happens.  Hear one couple’s description of their experience with a tech support scam, the feelings and reactions it invoked, and their advice to you if you experience the same.

Webinar: June 5, 1 p.m. Mountain/2 p.m. Central

All are welcome!
Sponsored by PC Matic and CyberWyoming Alliance.

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Is a Wi-Fi Router or Combination Device Enough or Do I Need a Firewall?

Is a Wi-Fi Router or Combination Device Enough or Do I Need a Firewall?

We hear these questions a lot during Wyoming’s Cybersecurity Competition for Small Business.

My Wi-Fi Router has some firewall capabilities, is it enough to protect my home business or my small office?
or
I have just one box from my internet service provider, what is it and is it enough to protect my home business or my small office?

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Cyber Readiness Challenge by the Wyoming SBDC

Get Cyber Ready and be entered for a drawing for an iPad or a $50 gift certificate!

The Cyber Readiness Institute provides a
no-cost, self-paced online training program that will help you become more cyber-aware.

Complete the approximately two-hour program to enter a random drawing for a new iPad or one of two $50 gift certificates to the Brown and Gold store.

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Conference

TWO CONFERENCES IN OCTOBER 2024:
1. Virtual
Join us for an immersive virtual experience at Wyoming’s Virtual Cybersecurity Conference on October 23, 2024, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Mountain Time. Hosted by V. Carr from “Down to Business with V,” this conference will feature engaging sessions on resources and programs available, insights from industry experts for citizens and small businesses, and a showcase of Wyoming Cybersecurity Competition winners.
2. IN PERSON
Save the Date for CyberCheyenne October 4 in Cheyenne at LCCC.

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Cowgirls in STEM Camp

JUNE 10 – 13 in ROCK SPRINGS:
BOCES is thrilled to partner with COWGIRLS in STEM (Computational Outreach for Wyoming Girls in STEM) for an engaging and interactive 4-day summer camp focused on computing and STEM. Students will develop computational thinking skills through hands-on lessons, explore the world of coding, and dive into robotics! Explore the science behind our natural environment, engage in hands-on chemistry experiments, and taste the process of fossilization during this camp.

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The Beekeeper Movie and Real-Life Fraud

The Beekeeper Movie and Real-Life Fraud In the world of cinema, filmmakers often draw inspiration from real-life events to craft compelling narratives that captivate audiences. One such film that delves into the intricate web of deception is “The Beekeeper.” Typical of a Jason Statham movie, there’s a lot of fight

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