Every citizen is impacted by the cyber world. Bad actors are always crafting their skillset to entice others to fall prey and become a victim of their tactics. This section of the virtual event will provide you with not only information on current ways this happens, but also useful information on how to protect yourself and others around you.
People like to think they know all the tactics that bad actors use to trick them, BUT some attacks may not be as common as you think. Review the videos below to learn about attacks you may never have even imagined!
Don’t get hacked…know the truth about cyber attacks
Common Types of Cyber Attacks
General Cyber Security Tips
We can all use tips and tricks to improve cyber security in our personal, educational, and professional lives. Implementing steps learned in the following videos can help prevent each of us from being the victim of a data breach or other type of cyber attack.
FCC - Call Spoofing
Teen Voices: Oversharing and your Digital footprint
Online Safety Tips for Senior Citizens
Protecting Personally Identifiable Informational (PII)
Common Computer and Internet Fraud Schemes
How to Secure Personally Identifiable Information or PII
Computing devices are getting smaller and smaller but with larger capabilities! Not only are computers needing protection, but also those small devices that fit in the palm of our hands. Learn ways on how to secure your devices and set privacy settings for even better protection in the information provided below.
How To Secure Your Smartphone
7 iPhone Privacy Settings To Turn Off Now
9 Android Settings You Need To Turn Off Now
Naturally we are social creatures. We like to see what friends and family are up to as well as share favorite events and pictures with others. But did you know there are ways malicious individuals can use the information you share on social media to steal data or even impersonate you?! Let’s look at those ways to stay safe and still stay social with social media safety tips.
Tips for Staying Safe on Social Media
Social Media Safety Tips
Online Shopping Safety
The number of online shoppers increase every day! It’s not on the convenience that online shoppers enjoy, but also to stay physically safe and healthy while shopping. While we enjoy these benefits of online shopping, there’s also inherent dangers just by being connected to the Internet. General ways of ensuring a cyber safe and enjoyable shopping experience can be found below.
Stay Safe When Shopping Online
5 Holiday Cybersecurity Safety Tips