The City of Aurora’s IT Department is collaborating with KnowBe4, the world’s largest internet security awareness training platform, to offer Aurora residents a free home internet security course. As part of the City of Aurora’s Technology Strategy Plan, the IT Department has a keen focus on cybersecurity and protecting all stakeholders from unsafe online activities.
The course is designed to assist all members of the family in making wise decisions when it comes to internet usage. Using real-life examples, the interactive videos show the dangers of the internet and what families need to do to stay safe. The eight lessons include: Passwords, Online Banking Security, Keeping Your Identity Safe, Avoiding Malware, Keeping Personal Information Confidential, Protecting Children Online, Securing Your Home Network and Email & Attachments Safety.
Disclaimer: The Home Internet Security Course is training material designed primarily as an educational resource. The City of Aurora does not claim this course will prevent or prohibit cyber threats, but rather educate residents on how to protect themselves against such threats. The City of Aurora in no event will be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this course.