Free Online Webinars – Cyber Awareness Fraud and Scams

As cybercrime and fraud continues to rise, and with Safer Inter Day just around the corner we are inviting residents across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland to join us as we host a webinar to raise cyber awareness and resilience, helping everyone to become safer online.

Are you are interested in finding out more about protecting your accounts, using social media safely, online banking and shopping, keeping children safe online and understanding more about fraud and scams to help you win the battle against cyber criminals?

This is a non-tech session and will cover :

  • Device safety/protection
  • Password Guidance and account security
  • Protecting your Personal Information
  • Using social Media safely
  • Risks of free or public WiFi
  • Social Engineering and phishing emails/texts
  • Telephone and Letterbox Scams
  • Where to report
  • Online shopping & Online Banking safely
  • Keeping youngsters safe online – advice re home-schooling
  • Safer Internet Day – Using tech responsibly, respectfully, critically & creatively
  • Signposting to further sources of support and resources

There’s something for everyone, advice to help keep parents, youngsters and grandparents safe!

To book a place on one of the free webinars, please book through Eventbrite using the links below :

Tues 9th Feb 18:30
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/136800167985  

Thurs 11th Feb 15:30
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/137412521551

(NB : The two events will contain the same content – two dates/times in order that you can choose the most convenient)

Message Sent By
Sam Hancock (Police, Cyber Protect Officer, Leicestershire)

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