Exploring CompTIA’s Infrastructure Certifications

Hello, and welcome to another episode of the Cyber Security For All podcast.  A podcast all about cybersecurity from Apetech.  I’m your host, Alex and today we are going to be taking a deeper look into CompTIA certifications.  CompTIA offers a lot of different certifications and if you are new to the cybersecurity space, aContinue reading “Exploring CompTIA’s Infrastructure Certifications”

AFA’s Cyber Patriot Program

Today we are going to be taking a closer look at the AFA’s CyberPatriot program.  This program is put on by the Air Force and the Northrop Grumman Foundation.  This program is designed for middle and high school students.  The purpose of the program is to provide students with real, hands-on cybersecurity learning.  If youContinue reading “AFA’s Cyber Patriot Program”

Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu

https://womenscyberjutsu.org/ Today we are going to be taking a closer look at the Women’s CyberJutsu organization.  This organization is a non-profit that encourages women to take on cybersecurity roles.  They build a community of knowledge and encouragement and I think it’s a great way to get more females into the industry.  Let’s take a deeperContinue reading “Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu”

Ransomware And Why You Need to Worry About It

Today we are going to be discussing ransomware.  Ransomware has been in the news a lot. Just this first week of June, a major meat producer was forced to shut things down due to a ransomware attack.  In May, the Colonial Pipeline that serves gas to many Eastern states was also forced to shut downContinue reading “Ransomware And Why You Need to Worry About It”

Why Do We Need Cyber Security

If you do any business online, you need to be aware of your cyber risks.  Just like a physical business will put up cameras, hire security guards, put up fences, you need to take actions to protect your digital assets.  It’s a scary world out there, and there is a legitimate threat from bad actorsContinue reading “Why Do We Need Cyber Security”

Botnets – The Victimless Crime?

Today we are going to be talking about botnets. You might have heard about bots in the news or from a friend. Not all bots are created equal. There are good bots and there are bad ones. The good ones, like chatbots help businesses with common customer service activities such as answering common questions. OtherContinue reading “Botnets – The Victimless Crime?”