Protecting yourself, your computer, your identity

Protecting yourself, your computer, your identity

#Gila Community College is hosting a free 1-hour seminar and slideshow on “Protecting Yourself, Your Computer, and Your Identity” presented by Norbert “Bob” Gostischa, information technology security expert, at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, March 7 in Room 301 of the Payson Campus of Gila Community College.

#He will simplify, clarify and demystify your computer, making your Internet experience a safe one.

#• Protect yourself from viruses, worms, Trojans, root kits and bot nets

#• Computing safety tips

#• How to spot phishing attempts and ransomware

#• How to recover when your e-mail account has been hijacked

#• E-mail etiquette

#• Social networking safety tips

#• Software installation safety tips

#• Using free software to create layered protection

#• Features and benefits of free anti-virus programs

#• Android Smartphone and tablet safety and protection

#For more information, call (928) 468-8039, or visit the campus at 201 N. Mud Springs Road.


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