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    How you can be more secure than the President

    By Mike Richards

    To keep your digital world protected, you don't need to build a border wall - just follow some good security...

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    23 May 2018

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    To keep your digital world protected, you don't need to build a border wall - just follow some good security housekeeping advice
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    Getting started with a Password Manager

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    Overwhelmed by having 12,345 different passwords? Time to get in a manager...

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    11 May 2018

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    Overwhelmed by having 12,345 different passwords? Time to get in a manager...
  • Avoid being held to ransom by SamSam

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    The city of Atlanta was shut down by a ransomware attack - what should you do to avoid being a victim of similar...

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  • Avoid being held to ransom by SamSam

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    The city of Atlanta was shut down by a ransomware attack - what should you do to avoid being a victim of similar attacks?
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    Hacking under your skin?

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    A Belgian research team have discovered a way to hack into medical implants.

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    19 Apr 2018

  • Hacking under your skin?

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    A Belgian research team have discovered a way to hack into medical implants.
  • Digital literacy: an OpenLearn collection

    Improve your digital skills, keep on top of ever-changing technology and prepare yourself to succeed in the digital...

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  • Digital literacy: an OpenLearn collection

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    Improve your digital skills, keep on top of ever-changing technology and prepare yourself to succeed in the digital world with our collection of free...
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  • Review: The Digital Academic - Critical Perspectives on Digital Technologies in Higher Education

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    Eschewing the polarising perspectives that often characterise discussions of digital technologies in academia, The Digital Academic: Critical Perspectives on...
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  • The house doesn't always win

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    A short story to get Safe Computing started in its new home...
  • Foreign interference?

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    On Monday, two stories appeared in the press about UK government concerns over foreign interference in...

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    17 Apr 2018

  • Foreign interference?

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    On Monday, two stories appeared in the press about UK government concerns over foreign interference in telecommunications equipment.
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  • What do Europe's new data rules mean for children online?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Feb 2018
    We're only weeks away from the General Data Protection Regulation [GDPR] coming into effect - and it's not entirely clear what it means for children. Sonia...
  • China and the internet

    By John Perry Barlow

    John Perry Barlow's experiences suggest some in China are wary of the rapid change promised by the internet - but...

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    22 Feb 2018

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    John Perry Barlow's experiences suggest some in China are wary of the rapid change promised by the internet - but that doesn't mean it's a nation closed to...

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    Protocols in multi-service networks

    The internet, like the telephone system which preceded it, depends for its existence on communications networks. This free course, Protocols in...

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    The internet, like the telephone system which preceded it, depends for its...
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    Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online

    This free course, Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online, will help you to understand online security and start to protect your digital...

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  • An introduction to web applications architecture

    This free course, An introduction to web applications architecture, provides an overview of the design and implementation of computer software that...

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    This free course, An introduction to web applications architecture, provides an...
  • Learning to code for data analysis

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    This free course will teach you how to write your own computer programs, one line...
  • Internet of everything

    The internet of everything (IoE) is the networked connection of people, process, data and things. As more people, data and things come online, we...

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    The internet of everything (IoE) is the networked connection of people, process,...
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    The digital scholar

    Digital scholarship is a shorthand for the intersection of three technology related developments: digital content, networked distribution and open...

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    Digital scholarship is a shorthand for the intersection of three technology...
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    IT in everyday life

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    We now live in a global village where distance is no longer a barrier to...
  • Introduction to algebra

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    Sporting women in the media

    The mass media (e.g. radio, TV, internet) has become one of the most powerful institutional influences in society. This free course, Sporting women...

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    The mass media (e.g. radio, TV, internet) has become one of the most powerful...
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    An introduction to e-commerce and distributed applications

    What is e-commerce? This free course, An introduction to e-commerce and distributed applications, will look at typical application areas including...

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    14 Mar 2018

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    What is e-commerce? This free course, An introduction to e-commerce and...