Tag archives for SID2014

Often Asked Questions: Are WE Becoming Too Paranoid About Cyber-Security?

Mausi-parapluie

. . Are WE Becoming Too Paranoid About Cyber-Security? This is a question I get asked very often, and I got remembered again by my online friend Doug PETERSON ===> @dougpete <=== about it on a Social-Media conversation (BTW: it’s called a “convo” on Twitter) on Twitter, check below please: . . SO… As I can’t answer Doug’s […]

WE Are Living In A World Of Connected Technology/Cyber-Security Knowledge Is A Must!

Learning basics of IT-Security and Cyber-Security

. . . . Cyber-Security And Privacy Knowledge As Skills In The 21st Century Are NOT Yet Enough Taught And Present, WHY!? . Did YOU realize already that WE are living in the 21st Century and that WE nearly ALL are using the so called NEW TECHNOLOGIES, the internet, the smartphone(s), laptops, computers, tablets, household goods […]

Habits You SHOULD Apply For The New Year

Learning basics of IT-Security and Cyber-Security

. . Introduction A New Year is approaching and WE SHOULD think about WHAT WE learned during this year to make the next coming year even BETTER! When revising my curation about Cyber-Security YOU MUST agree that Cyber-Criminals are getting more and more professional and that WE as users MUST learn to stay secure while surfing and […]

Cyber-Security Blogs To Follow

Learning basics of IT-Security and Cyber-Security

. . WHY Should I Follow Security Blogs? . WHY SHOULD WE follow Security and Cyber-Security blogs as well, when using Twitter, following some great Cyber-Security experts!? Well, I will give YOU a question back: WHY should YOU read newspapers? It is as simple as that, WE need the information about WHAT is going on […]

Smartphone pictures pose privacy risks

Chat icon

. .. . . . Did You Know: You and your kids could get easily tracked! . Check out the video below, please, to understand WHY it is important to remove the EXIF and GPS data of any device who is getting used to take photos! . . . Keep It Private Till Everything Is Checked In Depth . What YOU […]

SID2014: Safer Internet Day 2014-Participation

SID2014-logo-BS-small

. . Safer Internet Day 2014 – Save the date! . . . Safer Internet Day (SID) is organised by Insafe in February of each year to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially amongst children and young people across the world. Safer Internet Day 2014 will be celebrated […]

ICT Awareness: What YOU SHOULD KNOW!

1ibdy1vf6wghd-n05dgl-attenzionearchitettofr01

. . . . ICT Awareness: What YOU SHOULD KNOW! . Since 1998 already I am giving FREE courses about IT-Security and Cyber-Security (since 2002 pedagogical ones…) as well as I blog a lot about it and it’s a NEVER ENDING story as the Virtual-World (Internet) is becoming more and more tricky and starting to […]

Cyber-Security PracTICE: Verify Your Anti-Malware Solutions!

Learning basics of IT-Security and Cyber-Security

. . . .   Introduction In previous articles WE discussed already about the responsibility that everyone is responsible for a safer and more secure Internet, that the weakest link in the security chain is the human and I provided you also with some great FREE tools to get protected, as well that I gave you advice such as learning to become “Proactive […]

Dangers of WiFi in public places

wifi-hotspot

. . Are YOU aware of the dangers of WiFi on public places? YOU should! . . Protect yourself on public WiFi: ALL your data could get seen when not taken the right precautions on a public WiFi Access (HotSpot)… . First of all, check out to know more about how easy it is to get information […]

Visual Cyber-Security: See Attacks On Real Time

Learning basics of IT-Security and Cyber-Security

. . . . Introduction .In previous articles WE discussed already about the responsibility that everyone is responsible for a safer and more secure Internet, that the weakest link in the security chain is the human and I provided you also with some great FREE tools to get protected, as well that I gave you […]

Cyber-Security: The Weakest Link In The Security Chain Is The Human

Learning basics of IT-Security and Cyber-Security

. . . . Human Behavior Vulnerabilities . WE are NOT perfect, far away from that! That is something WE need to keep in mind as WE are vulnerable through it, and this in Real-World as ALSO in Virtual-World! Through this WE become, on a certain point, even on Naivety status, especially on the Internet, […]

Why (And How) Teachers and Education Should Start Learning and Teaching Cyber-Security

Evolution of Education: Wordle Logo

Why (And How) Teachers Should Start Learning and Teaching Cyber-Security . What should get be taught and learned more in the 21st Century while using ICT? . … . . Being online since 1998 and giving courses about ICT more than 10 years the practice and my online excursions show me that IT-Security (basics of Cyber-Security) and Internet-Safety are not yet taught enough. Seriously I think […]

Cyber-Security Practice: Learn it in one week

Encryption-SecurityScore-before-after

. . Read, think, learn and share over Social Media… Security is everyone’s responsibility! We are ALL responsible for the Internet’s future! . . . ===> “Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.” Marie Curie <=== KEYWORDS FOR THIS FREE COURSE and what you will learn: “Knowledge is a […]

Naivety in the Digital Age? Social Engineering and OTHER human false beliefs, fails…

Learning basics of IT-Security and Cyber-Security

.  . . . Learning from the fails of others for a BETTER more secure Internet! Keywords for this free course: . Naivety, stupidity, Social Engineering, motivation, engagement, heroes, Security-Scouts, critical thinking, stay out of the box, adapt to new technologies, be aware of the malware, nobody is perfect, knowing the dangers and risks, responsibility, […]

Not ONLY rights but also responsibility!?

balance

. Possible instructions for educators on how they can work together with the learners. Knowing the tools for 21st Century Learning is primordial to give quality courses. One very important knowledge who needs to get taught is “Critical Thinking“; it brings out also new ideas and the courage to become an engager and helps to try […]

Visual IT-Security/Worksheet-Secure Surfing-part2

Learning basics of IT-Security and Cyber-Security

. Possible instructions for educators on how they can work together with the learners. Knowing the tools for 21st Century Learning is primordial to give quality courses.  . . Learning and teaching how-to surf by choosing safe web sites By using this web site the teaching person could use the opportunity as well to explain the […]

Visual IT-Security/Worksheet-Secure Surfing

Learning basics of IT-Security and Cyber-Security

. . Possible instructions for educators on how they can work together with the learners. Knowing the tools for 21st Century Learning is primordial to give quality courses.  . .   Learning and teaching how-to surf by choosing safe web sites By this video the teaching person could use the opportunity as well to explain the […]

Ideas for a more secure Internet-part2/IT-Security Scouts

Learning basics of IT-Security and Cyber-Security

. . . . . International Days of security, which already exist and are organized by the European Commission should be more focused on practice, awareness is not enough! BTW: although they do a very good job! There is a need to do more, such as: . “Security Help Point” and “Security Scout” . . . Knowing that there are a lot of computers already infected, we must help these people clean up their […]