Internet Safety Series: Your Online Self
October 13: Don’t Get Hacked
Learn how to protect yourself from online threats—from hackers and identity thieves to nosy neighbors at the coffee shop—in this privacy workshop. We will discuss how to create a strong password, staying safe on open wi-fi networks, using a virtual private network, and securing your mobile device. This is the first workshop in a three-part series on digital privacy.
October 20: Your Online Self
How big is your digital shadow? Learn how internet service providers, law enforcement agencies, and tech companies track your online behavior in this hands-on workshop about mass data collection. This is the second workshop in a three-part series on digital privacy.
October 27: Protect Yourself Online
Learn how to protect your privacy online in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to use built-in browser tools and extensions to keep their browsing history private, opt out of online tracking, and customize security settings on their mobile devices to prevent unauthorized access. This is the third workshop in a three-part series on digital privacy.
Saturdays, October 13-27 @ 12:30pm
Queensbridge Tech Lab
10-43 41st Ave., Long Island City