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  IKeepSafe Supports National Cyber Security Awareness Month                                                         Media Contact

  Arlington, VA (myPressManager.com) October 04, 2012
                                                                                                                    Amber Lindsay
  The Internet Keep Safe Coalition (iKeepSafe) is pleased to announce its                                           Internet Keep Safe Coalition
  support of National Cyber Security Awareness Month and appreciates the                                            (iKeepSafe)
  National Cyber Security Alliance’s special efforts this month ensuring that
                                                                                                                    Arlington, VA,
  our online lives are kept safe and secure. This year’s theme, “Our Shared
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  Responsibility,” emphasizes that the internet is a shared resource and
                                                                                                                    Amber@iKeepSafe.org
  securing it is everyone’s responsibility. Further, the month highlights
  that if each of us does our part, “together we will be a more resilient and                                       www.ikeepsafe.org/
  safer digital society.”

  National Cyber Security Awareness Month, conducted every October since 2001, is an annual awareness-               Quotable
  raising effort that seeks to encourage everyone to protect their networks and our nation’s critical cyber
  infrastructure. NCSA works in collaboration with partners across the country to empower consumers,
  schools, businesses and government agencies to stay safe online.

                                                                                                                    National Cyber
  In celebration of the month, iKeepSafe will do its part to raise awareness of the importance of cyber
  security. The organization will be attending the 11th Annual Cyberethics, Cybersafety, and Cybersecurity          Security Awareness
  Conference in College Park, Maryland on October 4th and 5th. In addition, iKeepSafe has officially shown          Month, conducted
  its support for the month and its commitment to cyber security by participating as a National Cyber
                                                                                                                    every October since
  Security Awareness Month “champion.” As a champion, iKeepSafe recognizes that we all share the
  responsibility to secure our part of cyberspace and the networks we use.                                          2001, is an annual
                                                                                                                    awareness-raising
  “iKeepSafe strives to educate families and educators about the importance of cyber security throughout
                                                                                                                    effort that seeks to
  our daily outreach and communication efforts,” said Marsali Hancock, President and CEO of iKeepSafe.
  “We strongly support the National Cyber Security Alliance’s mission, vision and efforts in promoting ‘Our         encourage everyone
  Shared Responsibility’ in celebration of National Cyber Security Awareness Month this October.”                   to protect their
                                                                                                                    networks and our
  To learn more about iKeepSafe, visit ikeepsafe.org.
                                                                                                                    nation’s critical cyber
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  About the Internet Keep Safe Coalition

  The Internet Keep Safe Coalition (iKeepSafe) is a broad partnership of governors and first spouses,
  attorneys general, public health and educational professionals, law enforcement and industry leaders
  working together for the health and safety of youth online. The Coalition provides innovative resources,          Want to place myPressManager
  including parent tutorials and educational materials like the Faux Paw the Techno Cat® Internet safety            Press Releases on your site?
  book series and animated films for children. iKeepSafe uses its unique partnerships to disseminate the
  safety resources to families worldwide, including its Generation Safe™ program launched in the U.S.,              Click here for Options.
  Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong and Vietnam.




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Description: Arlington, VA (myPressManager.com) October 04, 2012 The Internet Keep Safe Coalition (iKeepSafe) is pleased to announce its support of National Cyber Security Awareness Month and appreciates the National Cyber Security Alliance’s special efforts this month ensuring that our online lives are kept safe and secure. This year’s theme, “Our Shared Responsibility,” emphasizes that the internet is a shared resource and securing it is everyone’s responsibility. Further, the month highlights that if each of us does our part, “together we will be a more resilient and safer digital society.”