October 2023 marks 20 years of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month.
Thomas Scott, executive director of CyberSC, reflected on the observance and current
landscape of cybersecurity in an article that was published in the recent County Focus magazine.
"As we celebrate Cybersecurity Awareness Month, it's clear that the challenges posed by cyber threats are ever-present. However, through a combination of education, collaboration, and technological innovation, your county can stand strong and resilient in the face of these challenges."
For initiatives your county should be working toward, read more in the full article.
NACo Training Opportunity
The National Association of Counties Cybersecurity Leadership Academy is a 12-week virtual course with the latest insights from industry experts and current chief information officers and chief information security officers in the field. It offers the the opportunity to network with cybersecurity professionals across the nation and coaches participants on what it means to think and act as a cybersecurity leader.
Throughout October, NACo is extending an Academy buy one, get one offer to every county. Your county’s first participant can join for $1,995, and a second participant can join for free. The next session kicks off January 8.
Learn more naco.org/cyberskills or reach out to our Academy contact, Luke Afeman to claim your BOGO.