In June, Dave Schaefer, Manager of Desktop Support at Oakland Community College, presented an excellent series of 4 classes on basic computer security for TPL patrons. Dave has been kind enough to share PDF copies of his handouts from the session, which are available to view and download below.
Part 1: The need for Security/Social Engineering/Email & Instant Messaging
Part 2: What To Do If You’ve Been Hacked/Firewall Basics/Wi-Fi Network Security
Part 3: Passwords vs. Passphrases/Regular Backup Strategies/Protecting Children Online
Part 4: Physical Security/Social Networking/Mobile Devices