What Is Malware?

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Malware, or “malicious software,” is a catch all term for software code designed to access or damage a computer, computer networks, tablets, and mobile devices, without the computer user knowledge or consent. In addition, malware can be used to encrypt, delete, or steal your information contained in the computer. There are various types of malware, […]

State of Alabama Cybersecurity Briefing

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Cybersecurity is a threat that every Alabamian faces, and collaboration is the key to defense. The Office of Information Technology is excited to announce its inaugural cybersecurity briefing, to be held each year as part of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. This event is open to all State Agencies, as well as the public and will […]