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Illustration created by Martín Díaz Colodrero.

Auth0 Celebrates Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2019

Join us for global events promoting cybersecurity awareness and education

October 01, 2019

Illustration created by Martín Díaz Colodrero.

BELLEVUE, Wash. -- October 1, 2019 -- Auth0, a global leader in Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS), today announced a series of global events and meetups in support of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM). During October, Auth0 joins government and industry organizations around the world in educating the public about cybersecurity best practices and how to stay safe online.

Originally created by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and National Cyber Security Alliance, NCSAM has grown into a global initiative supported by the EU and Australia. This year's campaign — Own IT. Secure IT. Protect IT. — encourages personal accountability and proactive behavior to enhance cybersecurity at home and in the workplace; and focuses on issues like citizen privacy, consumer devices, and eCommerce security.

NCSAM named Auth0 a 2019 Champion Organization dedicated to promoting a safer, more secure and more trusted internet. Auth0 activities in support of this year's campaign include:

Online meetups. Read more and register at Auth0 Online Meetups.

  • October NCSAM Kickoff & Hacking JWTs with Annybell Villarroel, security awareness manager at Auth0 and Joel Lord, developer advocate at Red Hat for the OpenShift Platform

  • Gotta Catch'em All - Bug Bounty! with Chloe Messadhi, VP of strategy at Point3 Security

  • Prioritizing Trust while Creating Applications with Jennifer Davis, cloud advocate at Microsoft

  • Security in 2019 with Eugenio Pace, CEO and co-founder and Joan Pepin, CISO and VP of operations at Auth0

  • The State of Crypto in Node.js with Ujjwal Sharma, apprentice compiler engineer at Igalia and core team member at Node.js

In-person events. Read more and register below.

  • Women Who Code Workshop with Eva Sarafianou, product security engineer at Auth0. Tuesday, Oct. 15 at Auth0's Bellevue Office Learn more and register.

  • Cybersecurity Awareness Meetup 2019 in Hamburg, London, and Seattle.

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To get involved with National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, visit the NICCS NCSAM website and follow the updates on Twitter #BeCyberSmart.

About Auth0

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Media Contacts:

Meghan Gardner
Matter for Auth0

Mark Fowler
Racepoint Global for Auth0, EMEA
+44 (0) 77 1124 4113

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