Privacy and Security Online


Friday, October 5 • 12:45 p.m.–2:15 p.m. • Mackey Auditorium

Pre-Registration at tinyurl.com/olli-csufcecreg to receive advance information and class notes.

There is so much good and a lot of bad on the internet. When you complete this course you will have a basic understanding of security and privacy on the internet and how to keep them while enjoying what the internet offers. Feel better about Facebook, Google, Amazon, Craigslist, eBay, PayPal, online banking, buying and selling online, avoiding unwanted ads, reducing the number of robocalls you get and more. Topics covered are: browser privacy settings and cookies (your data); Facebook and Google privacy settings; browser and computer security; VPNs, passwords, 2-factor authentication; ad blocking; anti-virus; credit cards, credit reports, bank accounts, payment services, check fraud; and robocalls. 

Instructor/Coordinator: Jim Cenname