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October is Cyber Security Awareness Month. ISSA Barbados Chapter will be celebrating the month with these activities:

October 12

Monthly Chapter Meeting – 6PM at Baobab Towers in Warrens

October 17

Cyber Security for Children – 1PM at Mount Tabor Primary School, in conjunction with the Optimists Club.

October 24

Open Session for IT and InfoSec professionals – 6PM at 3W’s Pavilion at UWI, in conjunction with ISOC Barbados and BIPA

October 25

Cyber Security for Parents – 6PM at Baobab Towers in Warrens

October 30

Panel Discussion – 6PM at Baobab Towers in Warrens, in conjunction with CIBC

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Confidentiality

A requirement that private or confidential information not be disclosed to unauthorized individuals. This is often what first comes to someone’s mind when thinking about Information Security, the act of preventing those that shouldn’t be able to access the data from doing so.

Integrity

Data integrity is a requirement that information and programs are changed only in a specified and authorized manner. System integrity is a requirement that a system performs its intended function in an unimpaired manner, free from deliberate or inadvertent unauthorized manipulation of the system.

Availability

A requirement intended to ensure that systems work promptly and service is not denied to authorized users.