UC Celebrates National Cyber Security Awareness Month - 2018

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The Department of Homeland Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance created National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) to promote resources to help everyone to stay safe and secure online. UCSF is a proud sponsor!  We will be holding the following events:



UCSF IT and the Privacy Office will be setting up tables at the following locations to promote the various UCSF resources that that help our community stay safe and secure online. We will be giving out gifts, while supplies last.


Date & Time


10/09/18 Tue 12:00PM-1:30 PM

Benioff Children’s Hospital Of Oakland - Cafeteria

10/11/18 Thu 12:00PM-1:30 PM Parnassus – Medical Sciences Building - Lobby

10/18/18 Thu 12:00PM-1:30 PM

Mission Bay – Genentech Hall – 1st Floor Atrium

10/22/18 Mon 12:00PM-1:30 PM

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital – Carr Auditorium




Date & Time




10/25/18 Thu

10-11 AM

Nikki Betz, FBI Special Agent

Current Trends in Theft of Intellectual Property (Click on Link for ticket - ticket and UC ID required)


10/30/18 Tue

11-12 PM

Billy Rios, Whitescope

When IoT Attacks - Understanding the Safety Risks Associated with Connected Devices

1 hr


Donut miss this: IT security pop-up events

It’s OK to have a hole in your donut, but not in your security! UCSF IT has two special pop-up events planned to help you enroll in the latest security tools and apps. Stop by to receive in-person IT support and grab a free donut (while supplies last)!

Monday, Oct. 8 7:30-11:30 a.m. Parnassus Medical Sciences Building Lobby

Friday, Oct. 12 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Mission Bay, Mission Hall Lobby


For additional information and UC resources, please go to:

Systemwide NCSAM Celebration Page (More exciting events, posters, articles, blogs.....)

UCSF Privacy Office


UCSF IT Security

For other resources and to become a NCSAM Champion, please got to:

Stop. Think. Connect. Campaign