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CyberSecurity Fair on October 31

This news item expired October 31, 2007. It may contain out-of-date information.
In conjunction with CyberSecurity Awareness Month, a CyberSecurity Fair will hosted by IT Services on Wednesday, October 31, from 11 am to 2 pm in the Durham Center atrium. Faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to stop by and learn more about keeping your computer secure so your private information remains private. Staff will be on hand to answer questions, offer tips, and provide hands-on demonstrations. You can even bring your laptop with you and get assistance on-site. Topics include:
  • Securing your home wireless network
  • Connecting securely through VPN (virtual private network)
  • Protecting your laptop and its data
  • Combating viruses and spyware
  • Creating strong passwords
  • Protecting your identity