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Monday, March 10 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Cyber Safety in the Interactive Age

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Sure, you know all about online identity theft and you are sick of reading about it in the news. Check, no social security online - Check, no address online - but online criminals are becoming smarter everyday by using social engineering to profit on unaware Internet users. Online criminal activity is now more of a concern than ever as people move online to bank, communicate, make friends and work. Virtual worlds, social networking, blogging and online gaming are attracting a slew of people from different backgrounds creating an online thieves jackpot of potential victims. Not only are these online criminals impacting individuals and families, but the country's safety itself. Learn more about hackers techniques, the top online disasters of the year, what the government is doing to protect us from cyber criminals, what schools should be teaching to students and what the public can do to stop online criminal activity.

Monday March 10, 2008 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Austin Convention Ctr Room 9

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