Can you recognize a scam or if you are being trolled on social media? How safe is Wi-Fi internet access? How do bad guys get inside your smartphone? How do you know if those strange warning messages you receive are legitimate? Personal computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones can be targets for online criminals. Be smart and don’t give thieves and predators an opportunity to gain access to your personal and financial information. This class will cover numerous ways you can protect your devices and data, including tips for protecting yourself on home or public Wi-Fi, social media, safeguarding your smartphone, identifying safe emails and text messages to avoid phishing, using/updating strong passwords, apps to protect you, protection of your credit/debit cards, and what to do when you think a scammer has contacted you.
Mon/Wed – – at Northwoods Center 110