Vital Password Creation - Cybersecurity for Dummies (10/12)
You probably use personal identification numbers (PINs), passwords, or passphrases every day: from getting money from the ATM or using your debit card in a store, to logging in to your email or into an online retailer. Tracking all the number, letter, and word combinations may be frustrating, but these protections are important because hackers represent a real threat to your information. Often, an attack is not specifically about your account, but about using the access to your information to launch a larger attack. Attendees will learn the importance of password creation and maintenance to aid in preventing cybersecurity attacks.
The Internet has changed the way business owners do business. Contractors have the opportunity to purchase products, acquire services and conduct transactions from both their computers and mobile devices. Online banking is increasing in popularity due to the time savings and convenience it affords consumers and small businesses. Although banking online and the exchange of crypto currency has many advantages, the nature of information shared through the web also gives rise to potentially dangerous risks. Attendees will learn the conveniences, dangers, online privacy practices and security of the virtual payment age we are currently doing business in.