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US-CERT Cyber Security Tips

US-CERT Cyber Security Tips

the U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team describes tips and offer advice about common security issues for non-technical computer users. Includes topics such as anti-virus software, firewalls, passwords, etc. Users can also receive e-mail tips.
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Jason Endris
Jason Endris (Faculty)
2 years ago

US-CERT is a great resource for computer readiness.  The security tips listed are still relevant today.

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Julie Santiago
Julie Santiago (Faculty)
9 years ago
This site provides a good overview of many security and privacy-related topics. It would be appropriate for an introductory IT course at the high school or college level.