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Health and Wellness for Your Computer

This resource was named the Best Graduate (Professional Studies/Training) Lesson in the 2009 SoftChalk Lesson Challenge.

This lesson provides the following information:

  1. Back up!
  2. Protect your computer from electrical problems
  3. Shut down your computer after use and unplug it
  4. Keep your hard drive running smoothly
  5. Keep your computer up to date
  6. Prevent viruses
  7. Prevent spyware and malware
  8. Use strong passwords
  9. Use a firewall
  10. Use encryption
  11. Don't download from untrusted sources or use file sharing programs
  12. Wireless security

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Jason Endris
Jason Endris (Faculty)
4 years ago

I liked the Flash games that worked, as I think they would really help reiterate some of the things learned in an Intro to Security course. 

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