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Responsible Internet Usage 101

Understand the technologies that run the internet and learn to use them well.

Responsible Internet Usage 101

What you’ll learn

Understand the technologies that run the internet and the implications for security and day to day usage.

Learn how to use these technologies in your favour to better protect yourself when online. We'll discuss concepts of risk vs threat and the cost of security in the context of using the Internet.

Some of the topics to be covered include:

  • What are cookies?
  • What is 2 step verification?
  • Better password management
  • Viruses and trojans
  • To cloud or not to cloud

 

Is cloud storage a desirable thing? Come and find out more about the pros and cons of cloud computing.
Sometimes things seem to happen spontaneously even when you may have thought that you didn't change anything. 
Get a better understanding of how the parts work, so things are less surprising. 

Intended Audience

Any one who uses the Internet, but especially
  • Administrators
  • Educators
  • Managers
  • Small Business owners

Additional information on the session

Next Session: Tuesday November 18, 2014

Duration: 2 hours