Booth UC and Cybint Kick off National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Hosting a Critical Cyber Literacy Summit

CYBINT NEWS / CANADA / OCTOBER 22, 2018 – Booth UC, and global cyber education leader Cybint, a BARBRI company, are kicking off National Cybersecurity Awareness Month at The Gates on Roblin today from 10 a.m. to Noon, with renowned cybersecurity expert and CEO of Cybint Roy Zur. This important awareness session is aimed at everyday smart device users, business professionals, students and more. Booth UC’s new online cyber-literacy training courses are offered in fall and winter.

Zur’s session Preventing Digital Doomsday will include relevant information and practices on how organizations and individuals can increase their cybersecurity intelligence, improve online security practices and uncover the value of the web through enhanced online research skills. He’ll also visit the latest Facebook breach as well as a tour of the Dark Web.

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“Partnering with a market leader like Booth University College is in keeping with our mission of raising the collective level of cyber expertise around the globe,” says Roy Zur, Cybint CEO and global cybersecurity and cyber intelligence expert.  “Our cyber literacy courses provide training at both the individual level and managerial level – extending the network of cyber expertise to add value in any professional or business environment.”

Participants will have the opportunity to receive a professional development certificate after the program. Booth UC’s new cyber literacy offerings, which are anticipated to attract many students, were developed by cyber education and military experts. They are available to both current Booth UC students and the public. These courses are relevant for anyone, anywhere, who is hoping to stay ahead of the growing trend in cybercrime. Booth UC’s School of Business Administration is the only post-secondary in the country which offers financial crimes as a major.

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Angela Davis, associate professor and director of the School of Business Administration at Booth UC says, “We are excited to go live with our cyber literacy offerings that will educate professionals on the issues surrounding cybersecurity and give them a base of training that will help them be successful in protecting their companies from the threat of cybercrime.  The cyber literacy offering goes hand in hand with our financial crimes major in the bachelor of business administration program and helps us meet our commitment of delivering relevant and valuable training and education resources to students, professionals and the community at large.”


About Booth University College

William and Catherine Booth University College was established in 1982 in downtown Winnipeg. A private university college with open enrolment, Booth University College is a Christian university of choice, anchored in academic excellence and based on a vision of social justice, hope and mercy for all and committed to Education for a Better World. Click on https://www.boothuc.ca/ for more information

About Cybint Solutions

Cybint is an international cyber education company, providing training, certifications and learning solutions across the cyber-security and intelligence spectrum. At Cybint, we believe that protecting our assets, companies and national security, starts with cyber education. That’s why we are dedicated to building the most knowledgeable cyber teams for governments, educating the best cyber experts at universities and colleges and training employees around the world to be aware of cyber threats.

Cybint is a collaboration between military-trained cybersecurity and intelligence experts and the education experts at BARBRI. Together, we’ve created programs that address cybersecurity and intelligence at the individual level – creating a deep and powerful network of cyber expertise that goes far beyond the typical technical expertise. Click on https://www.cybintsolutions.com/ for more information.

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