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Internet security for elderly people

The Internet is a powerful tool that can bring many benefits, but it also carries risks. Older people may be particularly vulnerable to cyber threats due to a lack of digital literacy and experience. This module aims to provide basic knowledge and practical advice about internet safety to help older people use the internet safely and confidently.

Learning objectives:
1. Understand the risks of using the Internet and common cyber threats.
2. Learn how to create strong passwords and protect personal information.
3. Recognize phishing scams and other social engineering tactics.
4. Understand the importance of keeping software and devices updated.
5. Learn how to safely surf the Internet and use online services.

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