The aim of this security talk is to promote the awareness of security and to represent the recent technologies and initiatives offered by STC to our students. The talk is presented by Dr Moudhi Aljamea. Dr Moudhi is the new GM of the ICT School at STC Academy - becoming the first Saudi woman to occupy an executive position at one of Saudi Arabia's largest companies. Dr Aljamea has a PhD in computer security. This talk aims to inspire many female students to work in the field of cybersecurity.
As part of the community service, the Cybersecurity club conducted a Cybersecurity Awareness Workshop at “Rwad Alomara” high school. The aim of the Security Awareness workshop is to educate the school’s teachers and students on risk awareness, a positive attitude to security and privacy and becoming acquainted with relevant subjects. The workshops consist of short interactive session and other methods, such as presentation, video, and a digital quiz.
As part of the Cybersecurity awareness, Cybersecurity club participated in Women in Data Science (WiDS) forum organized by Prince Sultan University (PSU). The booth was located in a high traffic area of the university. The booth was then staff by a member of our club members. Due to the booth, people had a better understanding of who we are and more likely will interact with security in the future, including asking questions or reporting incidents. However even more important used this opportunity to reinforce key behaviors, such as showing people how to update their device and the importance of always ensuring it is current.