Monthly Security Tips: Protecting the Technologically Challenged

You probably know how to keep your information safe online, but does your mom? Your grandpa? Your younger siblings? Read on for tips that can help you help those who just #canteven when it comes to technology.

The May edition of OUCH!, a monthly security awareness newsletter from the cybersecurity experts at SANS Institute, focuses on the generation gap of technology know-how. It highlights basic security topics to consider when helping a non-tech-oriented family member get up to speed with email, Wi-Fi and more.

For parents, this edition also suggests ways to protect your children online when they head over the river and through the woods, to grandmother’s computer without security controls in place.