An introduction and tips on safeguarding you and your computer, including what are viruses and malware, password tips, back-up and more. From the City of Seattle Community Technology Program and Office of Information Security.
Introduction to online identity, including the realities of living in our digital world. Module 5B of the CYC Course Personal Security. Format - Powerpoint. Creative Commons License.
Introduction to online privacy, particularly in social networks. Module 5A of the CYC Course Personal Security. Format - PowerPoint. Creative Commons LIcense.
Introduction to viruses and spyware, what they are and how to avoid them. Module 4A of the CYC Course Computer Security. Format - PowerPoint. Creative Commons License.
This course will help you gain confidence in computing by explaining the risks and threats to computer security and privacy so that you can understand and prevent them. Created by Fast Forward.
Practicing safety is a must with anyone who goes online, but with kids it is especially important. This course will discuss the Internet threats your kids may encounter and show you how protect them and teach them responsible Internet use. Created by GCFLearnFree.org.
This course will help you gain confidence in computing by explaining the risks and threats to computer security and privacy so that you can understand and prevent them. Created by Microsoft.
Topics include the importance of passwords, how to guard against viruses, what a secure transaction should look like and what it means to keep your family safe from cyber predators.
Learning the basics of how spyware works, the different kinds of spyware and how to remove spyware on your computer can help you to protect your personal information. This article will define spyware and teach you some of spyware’s tricks, as well as giving you the power to remove spyware safely...
Our kids may be “digital natives” but that doesn’t mean they’re ready for anything the internet can throw at them. Get ahead of the learning curve and uncover a clear picture of the risks inherent in common and popular online activities. Understanding the risks can help you decide what your kids’...