Extension Office holding cyber security workshop

The Auburn University Economic & Community Development Institute in partnership with Tuskegee University and the Marengo County Extension Office will be offering a Lunch and Learn workshop on April 16 from 10 a.m. noon at the Marengo County Extension Office (2400 E. Coats Ave. Linden, AL 36748) entitled “Cyber Security: How to think like a cyber-criminal in order to protect your business from cyber threats”. Topics will include:
• What is cyber security?

• The mind of the new age criminal

• What do I have that is useful information for thieves?

• The dark world of viruses and how to identify them

• What can I do to protect myself?

The Presenter will be Dr. W. Heath Landrum of the Auburn University Department of Aviation and Supply Chain Management. Dr. Heath Landrum is the owner of Unconfusing Technology, LLC of Alabama and has 15 years of experience in both the Private and the Higher Education Sectors in Information Systems Management and Cyber Security.

To register for the workshop please contact Kathryn B. Friday (Marengo County Extension Coordinator) at 334-295-5959.