T&M is a National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2017 Champion!

NEW YORK, NY – September 29, 2017 – T&M Protection Resources, LLC (T&M), a New York City based global provider of integrated security, cyber, intelligence and investigative solutions, is pleased to announce that it has once again become a Champion of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2017. T&M will join a growing global effort among businesses, government agencies, colleges and universities, associations, nonprofit organizations and individuals to promote online safety awareness.

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Recognized every October, NCSAM was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure all digital citizens have the resources needed to stay safer and more secure online while also protecting their personal information. As an official Champion, T&M recognizes its commitment to cyber security, online safety and privacy.

“In an era of rapidly evolving cyber threats, we are pleased to participate as a Champion in National Cyber Security Awareness Month and help raise awareness of today’s security challenges,” stated T&M Chairman and CEO Robert S. Tucker. “Educating our clients in cyber safety is one of the ways that T&M continues to provide the best security, intelligence and risk mitigation solutions.”

"With cyber attacks growing in both frequency and sophistication, it is critical to provide the training and tips that enable everyone to be cyber safe,” commented Paul G. Lewis, Vice President of T&M’s Technology Risk division, a strategic business initiative comprised of Information Security, Cyber Incident Response, Compliance Technology Consulting and Data Forensics. “T&M provides innovative cyber security solutions and awareness training to clients around the world and is proud to be a NCSAM Champion.”

Coordinated and led by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), NCSAM has grown exponentially since its inception, reaching consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses, corporations, educational institutions and young people across the nation and internationally. NCSAM 2015 was an unprecedented success, generating more than 1,700 news stories –an increase of 74 percent from NCSAM 2014’s media coverage. Kicking off NCSAM’s 14th year, this October presents a new opportunity to expand cybersecurity and privacy education and awareness globally.

“The Champion program is a vital part of National Cyber Security Awareness Month’s ongoing success. More than 700 organizations joined in 2015, a nearly 80-percent increase from the year before,” said Michael Kaiser, Executive Director of the National Cyber Security Alliance. “We are thankful to our Champion organizations for their support and commitment to our shared responsibility of promoting cyber security and online safety awareness.”

For more information about NCSAM, the Champion program and how to participate in a wide variety of activities, visit http://www.staysafeonline.org/ncsam. You can also follow and use the official NCSAM hashtag #CyberAware on Twitter throughout the month.

About T&M Protection Resources, LLC

T&M Protection Resources provides a growing portfolio of premium integrated security, cyber, intelligence and investigative solutions to clients around the world. We are committed to offering services consistent with best practices and our ever-expanding team of industry-recognized subject matter experts, investigative and research specialists, global intelligence advisors, security consultants and operations managers includes career professionals who are former prosecutors, lawyers, previous members of federal, state and local law enforcement and private sector security, technology and investigations experts. Clients rely on T&M time and again because we offer personal, senior management attention to every assignment and consistently deliver high quality, expert results. Visit us at http://www.tmprotection.com or give us a call at 212.422.0000 to discuss how T&M can work with you to solve your security, cyber, intelligence and investigative challenges.

About National Cyber Security Awareness Month

National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure every American has the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online. Now in its 14th year, NCSAM was co-founded and is co-led by the Department of Homeland Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance, the nation’s leading nonprofit public-private partnership promoting the safe and secure use of the internet and digital privacy. Recognized annually in October, NCSAM involves the participation of a multitude of industry leaders ‒ mobilizing individuals, small and medium-sized businesses, nonprofits, academia, multinational corporations and governments. Encouraging digital citizens around the globe to STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™, NCSAM is harnessing the collective impact of its programs and resources to increase awareness about today’s ever-evolving cyber security landscape. Visit the NCSAM media room: staysafeonline.org/about-us/news/media-room/.

About The National Cyber Security Alliance

The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) is the nation’s leading nonprofit, public-private partnership promoting cyber security and privacy education and awareness. NCSA works with a broad array of stakeholders in government, industry and civil society. NCSA’s primary partners are the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and NCSA’s Board of Directors, which includes representatives from ADP; Aetna; AT&T Services Inc.; Bank of America; Barclays; CDK Global, LLC; Cisco; Comcast Corporation; ESET North America; Google; Facebook; LifeLock, Inc.; Logical Operations; NXP Semiconductors; RSA, the Security Division of EMC; Symantec Corporation; Intel Corporation; MasterCard; Microsoft Corporation; PayPal; Raytheon; PKWARE; Salesforce; SANS Institute; TeleSign; Visa and Wells Fargo. NCSA’s core efforts include National Cyber Security Awareness Month (October); Data Privacy Day (January 28) and STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™, the global online safety awareness and education campaign co-founded by NCSA and the Anti Phishing Working Group, with federal government leadership from DHS.

About STOP. THINK. CONNECT.

STOP. THINK. CONNECT. is the global cybersecurity education and awareness campaign. The campaign was created by an unprecedented coalition of private companies, nonprofits and government organizations with leadership provided by the National Cyber Security Alliance and the Anti-Phishing Working Group. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security leads the federal engagement in the campaign. Learn how to get involved at stopthinkconnect.org.