Digital Privacy: A Hands-on Workshop
May 2, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Have concerns about corporate or government surveillance, the security of your financial data, or who can view your personal information online? Wondering why virtual advertisements follow you around? Worried about developing secure passwords and not always forgetting them? Confused about social media privacy settings or what information the apps you use might be collecting about you? Learn more about privacy and take control of your digital identity! In this hands-on workshop, City Tech Faculty, Students, and Staff will learn how to protect themselves against surveillance and unwanted data collection. Specific topics covered will include password security, social media privacy, browser settings, and alternative search engines. Bring your smartphone or tablet.