US-CERT: 50 free PDF guides & tutorials to protect yourself against Cyber threats All the PDF released by US-CERT to test your knowledge against the most important Information Security topics as of today

US-CERT: 50 Pubblicazioni Gratuite per proteggersi dalle Minacce Informatiche

From the issues related to PC configurationsto the latest Malware and Ransomware threats; from the Backup procedures to the Data Breach; from DDoS attacks to the latest Bluetooth and Wi-Fi vulnerabilities. These are the topics covered by the 50 PDF released by the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) as of today.

US-CERT is an organization within the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD); more specifically, it’s a branch of the Office of Cybersecurity and Communications’ (CS&C) National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC): the organization is responsible for analyzing and reducing cyber threats, vulnerabilities, disseminating cyber threat warning information, and coordinating incident response activities.

Over the past few years US-CERT has published a wide amount documents, tutorials, guides and in-depth analysis regarding the most important Information Security topics and aspects: these publications are an invaluable resource for anyone interested in learning how Cybersecurity actually work and how to keep their family, customers, colleagues and partners up-to-date with the many IT-related risks and threats. In this article we have put together all of the PDFs released by US-CERT as of today: we’ll try our best to update the list below whenever new content shall be published in the future.

Before taking a look at the documents it could be wise to recall a famous quote by John T. Chambers, former executive chairman and CEO of Cisco Systems Inc.:

“There are two types of companies: those that have been hacked, and those who don’t know they have been hacked.”

Enjoy reading!


About Ryan

IT Project Manager, Web Interface Architect and Lead Developer for many high-traffic web sites & services hosted in Italy and Europe. Since 2010 it's also a lead designer for many App and games for Android, iOS and Windows Phone mobile devices for a number of italian companies. Microsoft MVP for Development Technologies since 2018.

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