Scams, Security and Over-Sharing: Controlling Your Information and Staying Safe Online (Paperback)

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This book isn't about cybersecurity, it's about life. Specifically, connected life in the 21st century. It's about the behaviours we need to change and the threats we need to be aware of to ensure that we can keep ourselves and our families as safe as possible in the new connected world. We are the pioneers in connectivity and this world is evolving in a way that none of us has ever seen before. This book will cover elements of 21st century life which will be familiar to all consumers - from social media, to email hacking, to content theft, to connected devices and even connected cars. It will steer clear of just dryly delivering facts but will use true anecdotes to tell stories of the dangers of connectivity to us all, every day, and how we can make simple changes to live our connected lives more safely. - Honest, jargon-free advice on how to keep your data safe in an increasingly complex digital world - Topical and engaging examples from across the consumer, digital and corporate worlds - Covers everything from passwords to talking assistants, phishing to social media.

About the Author

Jon White is a senior PR and marketing professional within the technology sector and has a passion for connected technology and its responsible use. His 15+ year career in technology PR and marketing has seen him run communications programmes in the UK and globally for a variety of companies in the cybersecurity arena. He has also worked with companies that sit on the other side of the security challenge - companies which deal with consumer data and provide global mass market consumer technology services. His experience of storytelling, crisis communications and media engagement within these organisations, combined with his training and background in journalism, make him a useful advisor on the cybersecurity and privacy journey for everyday consumers. Jon holds a degree in journalism and Professional Diploma in marketing and lives with his family in Kent.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781912666904
ISBN-10: 1912666901
Publisher: Urbane Publications
Publication Date: October 29th, 2020
Pages: 256
Language: English