European Cyber Security Month 2018

Date: 
Monday, 1 October, 2018

The European Cyber Security Month (ECSM) is an awareness campaign that promotes cyber security among EU citizens and advocates seeking to change the perception of cyber-threats by promoting education, sharing of good practices and competitions in data and information security. ECSM takes place each October across Europe.

ECSM runs for the entire month of October, with each week focusing on a different topic. During each week, ENISA and its partners will be publishing reports, organising events and activities centred on each of these themes. Events will focus on training, strategy summits, general presentations to users, online quizzes, etc

October Weekly Themes

Week 1: Oct. 1-5
Practice Basic Cyber Hygiene
The theme seeks to assist the public in establishing and maintaining daily routines, checks and general behaviour required to stay safe online.

Week 2: Oct. 8-12
Expand your Digital Skills and Education
Transform your skills and security know how with the latest technologies.

Week 3: Oct. 15-19
Recognize Cyber Scams
The theme aims to educate the general public on how to identify deceiving content in order to keep both themselves and their finances safe online.

Week 4: Oct. 22-26
Emerging Technologies and Privacy Stay tech wise and safe with the latest emerging technologies.

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