Twitter Chat Schedule for Cyber Security Awareness Month: Weekly twitter chats @cyber #ChatSTC
(Moderated by STOP. THINK. CONNECT. @STOPTHINKCONNECT)
Oct 15 2-3 PM CDT Digital Parenting – Keep Your Connected Family Safe
Oct 22 2-3 PM CDT Cybersecurity & the Evolving Internet of Things
Oct 29 2-3 PM CDT So You Want to Work in Cybersecurity?
As the "Internet of Things" continues to evolve, technology is advancing throughout all aspects of our lives. The Internet is at our fingertips 24/7, becoming available and accessible almost anywhere we go. With various applications and technology, we can shop, learn, bank, socialize, and more through our mobile devices. While more devices and objects become connected to the Internet – from phones and tablets to homes, vehicles, and medical devices – it is important to educate all citizens on the importance of owning and protecting their digital lives.This week centers around improving our understanding of mobile device security and how to become better digital citizens at any age.
Use the Identity Risk Calculator to see your risk level. Encourage your family to use the calculator, too!
Online Identity risk calculator
Next, explore the links below for information on how you can keep yourself, your children, and your parents safer online.
Tips for Parents on Raising Privacy-Savvy Kids
Privacy Tips for Teens
Online Safety Tips for Older Adults