The Month of October is a Busy Month!
Now you have the dual responsibility to check both your boobs AND your wifi connections! October is just the month designated to promote awareness for these responsibilities you should enact all year round.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It's also now National Cyber Security Awareness Month.
Check out theSusan G. Komen for the Cure website for more information on Breast Cancer and bringing awareness.
Pink for October is a website that shows you how you can be involved by making your blog or website pink for the month of October to bring about awareness.
Don't Be a Boob!
Check your network connections in your home and make sure you are secure. Don't leave your wifi connections unlocked. Protect them with a password and try to use something other than standard WEP if you can. Know what internet safety means and teach these skills to your children.
Homeland Security has a helpful website with resources about internet safety.
Also check out On Guard Online.
My good buddies over at The Typical Mac User Podcast know a thing or two or twenty about computer security. Always a great resource to learn more about security on the Mac.
Bart Busshots is a good friend who is also very knowledgeable about computer and internet security. You can find him on several podcasts discussing the topic of security.
Watch the President's Message