Staying Safe Online

june, 2024

06jun(jun 6)6:00 pm13(jun 13)7:30 pmFeaturedStaying Safe OnlineGunn Memorial Library6:00 pm - 7:30 pm (13) Gunn Memorial Library, 5 Wykeham Road, Washington CT, 06794

Event Details

The Gunn Memorial Library runs a two-part program, Staying Safe Online, with Mike Ingber.

Part one, June 6, 6:00-7:30 PM
Part one of this two-part series will focus on types of threats and scams, what
the crooks are after, and some general advice for staying safe. We will discuss malware,
ransomware, phishing, social engineering, tech support scams, and more. We will also
discuss the importance of using good passwords.

Part Two, June 13, 6:00 -7:30 PM
Part two will focus on strategies for staying safe. Topics will include how to protect your
computer, how to keep safe while browsing the internet, how to recognize
dangerous emails, recognizing some signs that you may have been infected, advice for
shopping safely, privacy suggestions, and more.

Mike Ingber, owner of Upward Business Systems since 1989 provides expert, reliable, affordable computer consulting services to a large base of clients. Clients include town halls, libraries, schools, non-profit agencies, small and medium businesses, home users, and senior citizens. Mike received an M.S. in Computer Science from Cornell University in 1979, and a B.S. in Computer Science and Applied Math from Stony Brook University in 1977. Mike has been a resident of Oxford since 1982.

Registration is required


6 (Thursday) 6:00 pm - 13 (Thursday) 7:30 pm


Gunn Memorial Library

5 Wykeham Road, Washington CT, 06794


Gunn Memorial LibraryPhone: (860) 868-7586