A Parent’s Guide to Cybersecurity. We have all been victims of a #cyberattack of some sort. Discover how to stop this very modern crime for your family!

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15 mins

What will I learn?

You will discover how to keeps your family safe when it comes to cybersecurity

You will get some really useful tips and tricks around online safety and cybersecurity

You will grow your confidence in how to setup technology around the home to maximise cybersecurity

You will learn how to fee more knowledgeable about this topic and area moving forwards

This Learning Trunk covers...

  • A Parent’s Guide to Cybersecurity - Introduction Why is cybersecurity important for parents and children at home?
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    Some facts to get you started 7 handy tips for parents to think about around cyber-security and young children
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    Get going with this handy 3 minute guide by CEOP Some good advice from CEOP and the National Cyber Security Centre - these guys know what they are talking about!
  • Quick and easy tips from CEOP in 30 seconds! Like we said, if anyone knows this space - it is CEOP
  • We love this, despite the voice! Meet Dr. Evil :) This short 4 minute video is good for your kids to watch - get ready for the drama!
  • Get into the Mind of a Teenager around Oversharing and Your Digital Footprint Spend 3 minutes listening to what it is all about from Teens themselves - some excellent tips in here!
  • Some Top Tips from the East Midlands Special Operations Unit At just 1m15s this is an invaluable checklist for parents at home
  • An excellent talk from Rachel Botsman on cybersecurity Lots of really good insights here to provoke discussions - this is good for any digital user!
  • SecureWorld are a US based company and this is a full presentation – lots of good ideas! If you have time, this presentation by SecureWorld is well worth a watch (40m)
  • Next Steps - Parent's Guides Feeling more informed? What next?

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