As part of "Cyber Security Awareness Month," Marshall is hosting a free cyber safety summit beginning at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct 30, according to John Sammons, assistant professor of Integrated Science and Technology and director of the Appalachian Institute of Digital Evidence.
The summit will be held in the Joan C. Edwards Playhouse and the Memorial Student Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. It is targeted toward adults, college students, and younger students ages 12-14.
During the sessions participants can learn how to prevent cyber bullying, keep themselves and their families safe online, handle the dangers of social media, keep their information and computers safe and identify scams. In addition, they can find out how and why criminals target them and more.
The event is sponsored by the Department of Integrated Science & Technology, the FBI, and the Appalachian Institute of Digital Evidence.
To reserve a seat, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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