Living with the internet: Keeping it safe
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- Learning outcomes
- 1 What this course is about
- 2 Viruses, worms and Trojans
- 3 How to protect yourself against viruses, worms and Trojans
- 4 Avoiding viruses, worms and Trojans
- 5 Firewalls
- 6 Hoaxes
- 7 Spam
- 8 How to protect yourself against spam
- 9 Adware and spyware
- 10 How to protect yourself against adware and spyware
- 11 Cookies
- 12 Other security issues
- 13 How do you protect children online?
- 14 Where to learn more
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