Cybersecurity Awareness Month Newsletter

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Ransomware

Ransomeware Infographic

Ransomware is malicious software that renders data and systems unusable until the targeted individual or organization pays a ransom. Find out more at Ransomware | Office of Information Security | Washington University in St. Louis (

Cybersecurity Awareness Month Test Your Knowledge Competition

We invite you to show us what you know by entering our Test Your Knowledge: Cybersecurity Awareness Month edition.

Complete this activity to test what you know and receive an entry for a Bear Bucks award.

  • Grand Prize: $1,000 BearBucks credit
  • First Runner Up: $500 BearBucks credit
  • Second Runner Up: $300 BearBucks credit
  • Third Runner Up: $200 BearBucks credit

Head over to our competition page for more instructions about getting entered to win.