Resource Partner Event
Jan 18
NOTE: This event has expired.

Small Business Digital Security

Date:
January 18, 2018 | 6:30 pm EST - 8:30 pm EST

Location Name:
Southeast Regional Library

Address:
908 7th Avenue, Garner, NC,27529

Organization:
Raleigh SCORE

Fee:
This is a free event.

This workshop provides a discussion on the basics of Digital Security - including: * Making sure computers are running operating systems and software that’s up to date and fully patched * Turning on the firewall * Running an antivirus and keeping it up to date * Backups – fail-safes if your hard drive dies, your computer is infected with malware or ransomware, or your house is robbed and your hardware taken? * Where are your software copies and licenses in the event of a clean install of your laptop * Router security * File sharing on a home office network * Using a password manager and setting complex passwords on everything * Email scams – recognizing them; not clicking; and what to do if you are fooled * Website and online security – keeping your website patched, choosing extensions * Backing up your website * SSL (https://) * Free utilities and tools