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Be Connected Technology Lesson: Staying Safe Online and Communicating Overseas
Monday 28 October 2019 • 11:00 am - 12:30 pmFree
As we now live in a digital age, it can be hard to know the best ways to ensure that you keep your personal information secure. In this workshop, we go through some methods to ensure what is yours, stays yours. Including:
– How to create a good password, and how to manage your passwords
– Tips for avoiding viruses and malware
– Handling unwanted contact online
– Avoiding scams
– What is social engineering?
– How to stay in communication with loved ones when travelling
Please bring along your own portable device or laptop.
Be Connected is an Australian Government initiative aimed at increasing the confidence, skills and online safety of older Australians in using digital technology. As a Be Connected Network Partner, ReadyTechGo will be holding Be Connected Sessions at the PMI Victorian History Library, where you can come in for free technology workshops.
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