Computer hacking has become an all too frequent topic in today’s news reports. It is more necessary than ever that we protect ourselves from the many threats that currently exist and that are sure to arrive in the future.
In this course, you will learn about the various computer viruses and worms that can afflict your computer, smartphone, and other equipment. You will hear how hackers can guess passwords for bank accounts or spy on baby monitor cameras. More importantly, you will learn several valuable safeguards and best practices that can keep your computers and your data safe.
Rich Malloy, M.B.A., works as a computer consultant based in Greenwich, CT. He also serves as an Adjunct Professor at Norwalk Community College, where he teaches computer applications. He is a Microsoft-certified Expert in Excel and Word. Previously Rich served as Executive Editor of Byte magazine and Editor in Chief of Mobile Computing magazine.