Cybersecurity Awareness Month

#TXCyberAware18

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DIR and the Office of the Chief Information Security Officer would like to thank all the participants in this year's National Cybersecurity Awareness Month events. 

October 2018 Cybersecurity Awareness Month Events & Materials

Texas Cybersecurity Awareness PSA Contest

#2018TXPSA

Thank you to all the teams who participated in OCISO's first PSA competition. We commend you all for the hard work and creativity demonstrated in your submissions!

Category Winners

  • Phishing – Phish Hounds, San Benito High School

Phishing Hounds Submission

  • Social Media – Concerning the Safety of Mobile Telephonic Contraptions, Big Bend High School

Concerning the Safety of Mobile Telephonic Contraptions Submission

  • Mobile Devices – Team 1, Del Rio High School

Team 1 Submission

  • Hacking – Team 2, Del Rio High School

Team 2 Submission

PSA Competition Guidelines (.pdf, 76KB)
Guidance on Creating a PSA (.pdf, 118KB)
PSA Announcement Flyer - High Resolution for Printing (.pdf, 12MB)

PSA Announcement Flyer - Interactive (.pdf, 4.9MB)

Questions may be directed to DIRSecurity@dir.texas.gov

2018 MS-ISAC Cybersecurity Awareness Month Materials

2018 MS-ISAC Cybersecurity Awareness Posters (.pdf)

2019 MS-ISAC Cybersecurity Awareness Calendar (.pdf)

Tips and advice for staying safe online

2017 Cybersecurity Awareness Month Materials

MS-ISAC Posters (PDF File)