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The Cyber Frontlines: Recognizing and Combating Cybercrime

"Hacking the Grid" YouTube Star to Speak at MSU Wednesday

Cybercrime expert Ryan Manship will be presenting at Ostrander Auditorium at noon, Oct. 19th as part of the National Cyber Security Awareness Month campaign.

2016-10-14

Imagine you just received an email and it says your package couldn’t be delivered, or there have been some unusual purchases on your account, or you need to verify your email for a website. What now? Do you click the link in the email? How do you know which links are safe?

Cybercrime is not new. Yet; For many of us, cybercrime has only recently started to impact our lives. Find out what it means to be a Responsible Cyber Citizen and protect yourself from becoming a victim of cybercrime.

Cybercrime expert Ryan Manship will be presenting at Ostrander Auditorium at noon, Oct. 19th as part of the National Cyber Security Awareness Month campaign.

Hacking the Grid promo, Amazon PrimeManship is the Security Practice Director for RedTeam Security, Minneapolis. Last year, RedTeam Security was hired by a power company in the Midwest to see if they could break into buildings and hack into the network. It was much easier than you think! The results are posted on YouTube and Amazon Video in a short 15-minute video titled "Hacking the Grid" that has gone viral, with well over a million views in the past five months.

 

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