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Event Series Event Series: Staying Safe Online

Staying Safe Online, Session 1

June 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Free

Learn about internet safety in the first of a two-part series presented by Mike Ingber.

This session will take place in the Wykeham Room and will focus on types of threats and scams, what the crooks are after, and some general advice for staying safe. We will discuss malware, ransomware, phishing, social engineering, tech support scams, and more. We will also discuss the importance of using good passwords.

About the Speaker
Mike Ingber, owner of Upward Business Systems since 1989, provides expert, reliable, affordable computer consulting services to a large base of clients.  Clients include town halls, libraries, schools, non-profit agencies, small and medium businesses, home users, and senior citizens.  Mike received an M.S. in Computer Science from Cornell University in 1979, and a B.S. in Computer Science and Applied Math from Stony Brook University in 1977.  Mike has been a resident of Oxford since 1982.

 

Details

Date:
June 6
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Series:
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Gunn Memorial Library
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT 06793
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Organizer

Gunn Memorial Library
Phone
860-868-7586
Email
gunnprograms@gunnlibrary.org
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