How to explain phishing to your Grandma

If, like me, you often find yourself acting as tech support for friends and family, and if you worry that elderly relatives are vulnerable to all sorts of scammers, phishers and malware, then this free publication, by the good people at Sophos, is for you. The Sophos Threatsaurus explains in non technical terms the A-Z of computer security threats.
   Download it (no registration is required) and give it to friends and family.


from The Universal Machine http://universal-machine.blogspot.com/2012/08/how-to-explain-phishing-to-your-grandma.html

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About driwatson
I'm a New Zealand author, computer scientist and blogger specialising in Artificial Intelligence. I also have an interest in the history of computing and have just written a popular science book called "The Universal Machine - from the dawn of computing to digital consciousness."

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