Tag: cyber security

Army CID warns of Internet sextortion scams

Army CID warns of Internet sextortion scams

| March 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

As part of a continuing campaign to help prevent Soldiers and other members of the Army community from becoming victims of crime, Special Agents from the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command, commonly known as Army CID, are once again cautioning the Army community about ongoing Internet based “sextortion” scams.

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Cybersecurity should be understandable at all ages

Cybersecurity should be understandable at all ages

| November 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

From protecting systems and data to regular training updates, cybersecurity is a top priority in the workplace – and it should be at home, too.

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Anonymous reporting available at CID

Anonymous reporting available at CID

| September 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Army community and American public now have the ability to use their computers and smartphones to submit tips about crimes, suspicious activity or threats to the U.S. Army’s Criminal Investigation Command (CID) via a new digital crime tips system.

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Leilehua High JROTC heads to CyberPatriot National Finals Competition

Leilehua High JROTC heads to CyberPatriot National Finals Competition

| March 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

A team of students from Leilehua High School recently concluded an exceptional round in the semi-finals of the CyberPatriot competition and is headed to the CP-X National Finals Competition in Maryland.

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Army to direct commission cyber officers

Army to direct commission cyber officers

| December 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Soon, the first-ever U.S. Army Cyber Direct Commissioning Program (CDCP) board will meet to select up to five candidates for the first year of a five-year pilot program, said Lt. Gen. Paul M. Nakasone.

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Hawaii’s MI mentors local students in cybersecurity

Hawaii’s MI mentors local students in cybersecurity

| December 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from Detachment Hawaii, 782nd Military Intelligence (MI) Battalion, 500th MI Brigade, based out of Schofield Barracks, are teaching cybersecurity skills to Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) cadets from Leilehua High School as part of the nationwide CyberPatriot program.

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Hawaii’s defense economy launches website

Hawaii’s defense economy launches website

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

The U.S. military is a critical part of the Hawai‘i community. With approximately $2 billion spent on defense contracts every year in the islands, the defense industry is Hawaii’s second largest economic driver.

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8th TSC observes Cybersecurity Awareness Month

8th TSC observes Cybersecurity Awareness Month

| October 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month.

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Protecting 8th TSC’s cyber is a yearlong team mission

Protecting 8th TSC’s cyber is a yearlong team mission

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

In October, in support of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, 8th Theater Sustainment Command’s G6 conducted several information assurance, or IA-focused activities, designed to provide leaders and users the knowledge and tools needed to create and maintain a safe and secure cyber computing environment, while simultaneously providing commanders at all levels the opportunity to assess their IA posture.

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Taxpayers must recognize phishing scams

Taxpayers must recognize phishing scams

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Internal Revenue Service and its Security Summit partners is cautioning taxpayers to avoid identity theft by watching for phishing scams that can increase around the tax season.

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