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Stay Safe Online Security Course

Stay Safe Online Security Course

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  • Mon 17 Oct ’16, 10:00am – 11:30am


Brackenridge Country Retreat & Spa, White Rock Rd, Martinborough


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission: $70.00

Everyday more businesses, organisations and home users are falling victim to online scams, hacks and malicious viruses, costing hundreds and thousands in time, money and repairs.

This 1.5 hour Technology Solutions course (in two sessions with a break for coffee) is designed in a fun, simple and straightforward way to help you understand the current threats and how you can best protect yourself against them.

This course covers:
- How scams work: Background into the “Nigerian 419 scam”. Advance fee fraud.
- Phishing: What is Phishing. The strategies being used. How it works & how to identify suspect domain names.
- Spear Phishing: What is it. Why Spear Phishing is so successful. Tip & tricks to identify fraud emails.
- Mobile devices: Best practice and tips for securing your mobile devices.
- Passwords: Do’s and don’ts. Password best practice guide. Tips on how to use good passwords.
- Ransomware: What is ransomware. How it works. What are the consequences. How to identify and avoid.
- File Attachments: Safe and dangerous file attachments.
- Social Media: How social media settings impact your security. Best practice advice.

Cost per person is $77 incl. GST. 10% Discount for groups of 3 or more.

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