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VPN (Virtual Private Network) News

By Guest Blogger, Chris Bonatti, Cybersecurity Consultant with IECA of Casper Forward by CyberWyoming: Whether watching the Olympics from an English server to see all the events or working from a hotel room, VPN services can make your life more secure. Check out PCMag’s review of VPN services for one

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A Discussion of the LastPass Breach

By Guest Blogger Chris Bonatti, Cybersecurity Consultant with IECA of Casper Forward by CyberWyoming: If you want a free, no-think password awareness campaign designed by Wyoming businesses for Wyoming businesses, email us at info@cyberwyoming.org. The campaign includes multiple lessons and each lesson has a poster to hang by the printer,

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DuckDuckGo Debuts Privacy Email

By Guest Blogger Chris Bonatti, Cybersecurity Consultant with IECA of Casper Note by CyberWyoming – this service may be of use especially for seniors who are innundated with spam emails. Forward by CyberWyoming: To learn about topics like this, join Wyoming’s Cybersecurity Competition for Small Businesses! It’s one-on-one, on-the-job, human

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Securing Your Company’s Digital Supply Chain

By Guest Blogger, Chris Bonatti, Cybersecurity Consultant with IECA of Casper, Wyoming Forward by CyberWyoming: To learn about topics like this, join Wyoming’s Cybersecurity Competition for Small Businesses! It’s one-on-one, on-the-job, human focused risk management training program. www.cyberwyoming.org/competition Unless you’ve been asleep under a rock for the past few years,

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Loss of Internet, Road Closure & Boil Order – But Still Secure

SHOSHONI – Shoshoni Senior Center, led by Director Rykki Neale, decided to join Wyoming’s Cybersecurity Competition for Small Businesses, just before the registration deadline in May to create a structured format for data and systems management. Despite experiencing high levels of staff turnover since the pandemic, the Shoshoni Senior Center

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Casper Community Celebrates Cybersecurity Apprenticeship

Featured Image Above: Casper Mayor Ray Pacheco explaining why signing the cybersecurity apprenticeship proclamation is important to him.  Right:  Chris Bonatti of IECA, Devin Cassity of Hilltop Bank, and Steven Schnell of the Science Zone. CASPER – Representatives of local and state government, businesses, banks, nonprofits, tech firms, and educational

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Black Cat Matches Cyber to Physical Security Efforts

CHEYENNE – Black Cat is in the 1% of American Institute of Steel Construction erectors with a perfect safety record, receiving Gold Safety awards in 2019, 2020, and 2021, and wanted to apply this safety consciousness to the world of cyber and thus entered Wyoming’s 2022 Cybersecurity Competition for Small

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Long Term Relationship Wins Wyoming Surgical Associates First Place

CASPER – Wyoming Surgical Associates, led by Practice Manager Janis Black, won first place in Wyoming’s 2022 Cybersecurity Competition for Small Businesses in the category of Companies with Technology Help on Staff or a Technology Provider Like a Staff Member. The area of distinction that awarded the judges’ points was

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First Education FCU Tests Cybersecurity Competition for Members

CHEYENNE – James Yates, CEO of First Education Federal Credit Union in Cheyenne, wasn’t sure it would be fair if a credit union, with their regulatory compliance and data protection resources, joined Wyoming’s 2022 Cybersecurity Competition for Small Businesses.  Yet, learning that the competition restructured its judging categories and the

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Wyoming Blockchain Stampede Celebrates Fifth Anniversary Sept. 19-23

Thank you to UW News for permission to reprint this article. August 17, 2022 Celebrating its fifth anniversary, the 2022 Wyoming Blockchain Stampede will be held Sept. 19-23 at the University of Wyoming Conference Center in Laramie. Registration for the free event is underway at www.wyohackathon.io. The Stampede, sponsored by the

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