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Skills & education for a digital Europe – Regiostars finalist talk

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Skills & education for a digital Europe – Regiostars finalist talk Wed 14, October 2020 | 10:30 – 11:00 CET Listen to Martin Lundgren representing our #CYNIC project. CYNIC is one out of five finalists in the REGIOSTARS Awards category; Skills & education for a digital Europe https://europa.eu/regions-and-cities/programme/sessions/1089_en European Commission – DG REGIO  want to showcase experiences and […]

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Arctic Awards 2020

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The Arctic Awards is an annual project competition designed to highlight exceptional projects focusing on topics of particular relevance to the Arctic area.

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Instance Lab – Cyber Range

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The Instance Lab was designed as a mobile cyber range to provide the capability of hosting digital twins and allow for training and gamified exercises regarding Information-, IT-, and Cybersecurity. In this effort, we are happy to announce that Instance Lab is now listed in the report on existing cyber ranges and requirements as provided […]

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On the design of playful training material for information security awareness

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New paper: On the design of playful training material for information security awareness https://doi.org/10.35199/ICDC.2020.30 Researcher from the CYNIC-project presented a paper during The Sixth International Conference on Design Creativity (ICDC2020) Oulu, Finland, August 26th – 28th 2020.   Abstract: This paper presents the rationale for the design of a card deck game sustaining information security […]

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Cynic + Folding@Home

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The Instance Lab was designed and built to help educate and simulate various information and cyber-security related challenges. However, due to the novel COVID-19 virus, company visits and workshops have become difficult to conduct. But, rather than having the Instance Lab’s computer equipment stand idle, some of it has been put to good use—by joining […]

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Before you buy networked devices for your home, be sure to check at least two things

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Before you buy networked devices for your home, be sure to check two things. The default password can be changed, and the device can be updated.

Before you buy networked devices for your home, be sure to check two things. The default password can be changed, and the device can be updated. Ennen kuin hankit verkkoon kytkettyjä laitteita kotiisi, muista tarkistaa ainakin nämä kaksi asiaa. Voiko laitteen oletussalasanan vaihtaa, ja voiko laitetta päivittää. Innan du köper nätverksenheter till ditt hem, kom […]

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Always change default passwords

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Muista vaihtaa oletussalasana, kun hankit verkkolaitteita yritykseesi. Ändra alltid standardlösenord för dina företagsenheter.

Always change default passwords of your company devices. Muista vaihtaa oletussalasana, kun hankit verkkolaitteita yritykseesi. Ändra alltid standardlösenord för dina företagsenheter. Illustrations: Sara Kåll-Fröjdö In Finnish: In English:    

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If you are charging your device from a USB connection in a foreign location, do not allow data transfer

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do not allow data transfer

If you are charging your device from a USB connection in a foreign location, do not allow data transfer. Jos lataat laitteesi USB-liitännästä vieraassa paikassa, älä salli datansiirtoa. Om du använder USB-anslutningen för att ladda din enhet på en främmande plats ska du inte tillåta dataöverföring. In Finnish: In English: Illustrations: Sara Kåll-Fröjdö

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Banks or IT managers never ask for a password via email or phone

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Phising

Phishing can be difficult to distinguish from a real login page. Don’t rush. Avoid clicking email links that provide  a login page for example bank etc. Banks or IT managers never ask for a password via email or phone. Tietojenkalastelua voi olla vaikea erottaa oikeasta sisäänkirjautumissivusta. Älä hätiköi kiireessä. Tarkista viestin alkuperä puhelinsoitolla. Pankit tai […]