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New Mexico Broadband Program Security and Safety in the Digital Age Module 2 Protecting your Personal and Financial Security Online Learning Outcomes Understand general guidelines for online security

Understand secure websites and passwords Understand precautions needed for social media Understand how to avoid hacking, phishing, & identity theft New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 2

Internet security and safety Most of us know that using the Internet can pose a potential threat to our online security and safety. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 3

Understanding Internet security and safety can help us prepare and protect ourselves. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 4 Threats usually involve other people gaining access to our personal or

financial information. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 5 Two guidelines for keeping personal and financial information secure: 1. Take basic precautions.

2. Dont give information away! New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 6 Precaution: Dont broadcast personal information such as your birthday,

home address, or marital status unless it is required by the business you are engaging. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 7 Precaution: Use secure websites that

begin with https. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 8 Secure websites show a gold lock somewhere on the website.

New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 9 Precaution: Create strong passwords. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 10

Strong passwords Contain letters and characters Contain symbols Are 10 15 characters long Interweave types of characters New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico

11 Precaution: Change passwords frequently. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 12

Social media sites are friendly, but still require that you take precautions. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 13 Social media sites are public forums.

New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 14 The information you post on your social media site should meet the new friend threshold. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico

15 Social media sites allow you to control who views your sites. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 16

Setting controls on Facebook. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 17 Hacker: One who accesses a computer system by circumventing its security

system. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 18 Protect against hacking: Update your operating system.

New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 19 Protect against hacking: Turn your computer off when not in use. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico

20 Phisher: One who attempts to get secure information by impersonating a legitimate institution. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 21

Protect against phishing: Do not respond! New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 22 Identity theft: According to the Federal Trade

Commission, identity theft [consists of] someone us[ing] your personal identifying information, like your name, Social Security number, or credit card number, without your permission to commit fraud or other crimes. http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/idtheft//consumers/ New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico

23 Protect against identity theft: Keep your information private. Make it difficult to find. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 24

Protect against identity theft: Monitor your accounts and billing information. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 25 Protect against identity theft: Change

your passwords frequently. New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 26 The online world is neither more nor less secure than other environments.

New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 27 Review Keeping information private

Secure websites Passwords

Security and social media sites Hacking, phishing, and identity theft New Mexico Broadband Program in partnership with Fast Forward New Mexico 28 We appreciate the time you spent with us.

We hope to see you at the next training! These materials were created collaboratively by the New Mexico Department of Information Technology, Fast Forward New Mexico, and the New Mexico State Library, under grants provided by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration. These materials are not to be used for profit.

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