Proclamation - Cyber Security Awareness Month, October 2022

Event name: Cyber Security Awareness Month

Date: October 2022

“Whereas the month of October is recognized as Cyber Security Awareness Month; and

Whereas Cyber Security Awareness Month is an internationally recognized campaign held each October to promote cyber security; and

Whereas digital technology plays a central role in our everyday lives and that it can have far-reaching security, economic and social impacts; and

Whereas there is an increasing threat of cyber-attacks and risks to our privacy; and 

Whereas the internet is a shared resource and securing it is a shared responsibility; and

Whereas the Corporation of the County of Northumberland acknowledges its responsibility by taking a proactive and adaptive approach to data security;

Now Therefore Be It Resolved That I, Warden Robert Crate, on behalf of County Council, hereby proclaim the month of October 2022 as Cyber Security Awareness Month in the County of Northumberland.”

Dated this 21st day of September, 2022

R.J. (Bob) Crate, Warden