Online Safety and Privacy
The online realm is filled with threats including hackers, malware and identity theft. Social Media companies such as Facebook sell users’ personal data to the highest bidder, thereby making you the product in a highly lucrative business. How do you stay safe and maintain your privacy in such a rapidly changing environment? This course covers the principal ways one can remain safe while working online. Topics include customizing your social media account, password management, browser customization and virtual private networks.