Technology Tips & Tricks

These posts are meant to provide technology tips, tricks and links to articles and software that you may find helpful.

Tips on Avoiding Phishing Emails

Phishing, Technology Tips & Tricks
Does the email seem out of the ordinary, is it normal to receive emails like this from that sender? Check the senders email address by moving your mouse over the sender’s name (red arrow). A box will pop up with more information on the sender (green box).  Sometimes it will be obvious that it’s a phishing address, like if the address in the box is different from the displayed address in the email, but other times it might look like it comes from someone that you know. [icon name="file-word-o" class="" unprefixed_class=""]Download Tips on Avoiding Phising Emails Word Doc
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Holiday Phishing Tactics

Phishing, Technology Tips & Tricks
Who doesn’t love to receive a nice holiday greeting? But is that link to an e-card actually from your coworker, manager, HR Department, etc. or is it something sinister? Disguising a phish as a holiday greeting is a simple and effective attack tactic every year. [icon name="file-pdf-o" class="" unprefixed_class=""]View or download Holiday Phishing Tactics pdf
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Security, Privacy and Online Safety Videos

Security Information and Resources, Technology Tips & Tricks
The Internet is a part of our everyday lives, whether we’re socializing with friends, applying to a school or looking for a new job. Now more than ever, it’s important to pay attention to what’s online about you and take steps to ensure a positive persona— both personally and professionally. Check out the resources on this page to see what you can do for yourself and others to help stay safe online. [icon name="link" class="" unprefixed_class=""]Microsoft.com
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