Stop.Think.Connect. – How do you keep your information safe during the holidays?

December 22nd, 2010

Join Mr. McConnell and Mr. Junaideen as they discussion the steps the public can take to increase their safety and security online as the Department of Homeland Security roles out their national initiative “Stop.Think.Connect.”

Guest: Bruce McConnell , A Senior Counselor, National Protection and Programs Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Deloitte Guest: Amry Junaideen, Principal and Federal Technology Risk Services Leader, Deloitte

Show highlights:

  • Reason for the creation of the “Stop.Think.Connect” Campaign
  • Involving the public in Cybersecurity effort
  • Federal government training to make sure federal employees are using secure cyber practices both at work and at home
  • Steps parents should take to ensure their children are good digital citizens
  • Authentication procedures consumers should look for from their bank, retailer or internet service provider
  • Available options if you’ve divulged personal information or believe you are a victim of internet fraud